Allermöhe is a quarter in the borough Bergedorf
Bergedorf is the largest of the seven boroughs of Hamburg, Germany and a quarter within this borough. In 2006 the population of the borough was 118,942.-History:...

 of the Free and Hanseatic city of Hamburg
-History:The first historic name for the city was, according to Claudius Ptolemy's reports, Treva.But the city takes its modern name, Hamburg, from the first permanent building on the site, a castle whose construction was ordered by the Emperor Charlemagne in AD 808...

 in northern Germany
Germany , officially the Federal Republic of Germany , is a federal parliamentary republic in Europe. The country consists of 16 states while the capital and largest city is Berlin. Germany covers an area of 357,021 km2 and has a largely temperate seasonal climate...

. The quarter consists of a rural area and the old settlement Allermöhe, on the other hand the new neighbourhood Neu-Allermöhe West, which is a development zone of several agencies of Hamburg and the borough Bergedorf. In 2006 the population was 15,143.


In 1410 the State of Hamburg settled the Landherrenschaft Bill- und Ochsenwerder. The settlement Allermöhe belonged to this rural village.

In 1997 the planning for a completely new neighbourhood began. From 1982 to 1994 more than 3,800 flats were constructed, creating the neighbourhood Neu-Allermöhe West (New western Allermöhe).


In 2006 according to the statistical office of Hamburg and Schleswig-Holstein, the quarter Allermöhe has a total area of 11.9 square kilometres (5 sq mi).


In 2006 in the quarter Allermöhe were living 15,143 people. The population density was 1275 PD/sqkm. 27.9% were children under the age of 18, and 6.7% were 65 years of age or older. Resident aliens were 14.8% of the population. 932 people were registered as unemployed.

In 1999 there were 4,243 households out of which 41.7% had children under the age of 18 living with them and 17.3% of all households were made up of individuals. The average household size was 2.79.

Population by year
1987 1988 1989 1990 1991 1992 1993 1994 1995 1996 1997 1998 1999
3,136 3,124 3,104 3,138 3,129 3,331 3,264 3,189 3,651 5,659 8,812 10,801 11,588
2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006
12,536 13,424 13,883 14,264 14,877 14,943 15,143

In 2006 there were 1,417 criminal offences (94 crimes per 1000 people).

There were 3 elementary schools and 4 secondary schools in the quarter Allermöhe and 6 physicians in private practice and 1 pharmacy.

Neu-Allermöhe West

In 2005 in the neighbourhood has 12,360 inhabitants and an area of 3.4 km² (1 sq mi). The population density was 3593 PD/sqkm. 31.3% were children under the age of 18, and 3.8% were 65 years of age or older. 16.2% were resident aliens.


Puplic transport is provided by buses and the rapid transit
Rapid transit
A rapid transit, underground, subway, elevated railway, metro or metropolitan railway system is an electric passenger railway in an urban area with a high capacity and frequency, and grade separation from other traffic. Rapid transit systems are typically located either in underground tunnels or on...

 system of the S-Bahn
Hamburg S-Bahn
The Hamburg S-Bahn is a railway network for public rapid mass transit in the Hamburg Metropolitan Region. Together the S-Bahn, the Hamburg U-Bahn, the AKN railway and the regional railway form the backbone of railway public transport in the city and the surrounding area...

, e.g. with the Allermöhe station
Allermöhe station
Allermöhe station is a railway station serviced by the city trains, located in Hamburg, Germany in the borough Bergedorf.-Trains:The rapid transit trains of the line S21 and the line S2 of the Hamburg S-Bahn calls the station.-Station facilities:...


The exits Hamburg-Allermöhe and Hamburg-Neuallermöhe West of the motorway A 25 service Allermöhe, connecting southwestern Hamburg to Geesthacht
Geesthacht is the largest city in the District of the Duchy of Lauenburg in Schleswig-Holstein in Northern Germany, 34 km southeast of Hamburg on the right bank of the river Elbe.-History:*Around 800: A church is documented....

. According to the Department of Motor Vehicles (Kraftfahrt-Bundesamt), in the quarter 5,308 private cars were registered (355 cars/1000 people).

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