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The number of inhabitants in Basel has risen by 0.18% in the past 3 years, to 173,552 inhabitants.

Population data

The average annual income level is CHF 87,765. 34.2% of residents have a university degree, 11.09% have completed higher vocational training and 33.69% have an SEK II qualification. Additionally, 21.02% of residents are currently attending school. 1.65% of the population is currently unemployed.


The tax rate for the area is 12.49%. It varies from person to person and depends on factors such as specific income, marital status and the amount of deductions. In Basel, the tax burden is 17.22% for a single person with no children. On average, a married couple on a pension (over 65) pay 16.17%, a married couple with two children 7.78% and a couple without children 11.02%.

The property market overall

New builds

Basel has seen the construction of 3,071 new apartments over the last 5 years. Of these new apartments, a total of 278 apartments have exactly one room. More 2-room apartments have also been built; 1,087 apartments of this size were added in total. With 992 new 3-room apartments and 541 4-room apartments, the region is ideal for families. The number of new apartments amounts to 123 5-room apartments and 50 apartments with at least 6 rooms.

Housing stock

New builds have additionally expanded the housing stock in the region, so that there are now a total of 103,643 apartments in Basel. The number of 1-room apartments totals 11,935. In addition, there are 26,231 apartments with 2 rooms, 38,771 apartments with 3 rooms and 16,846 apartments with a full 4 rooms. There are 5,392 5-room apartments and 4,468 large apartments with at least 6 rooms.

Empty apartments

The vacancy rate in Basel is 1.08%. Of this total, 1.6% of 1-room apartments, 1.33% of all 2-room apartments, 1.02% of apartments with 3 rooms, 0.8% of the apartments with 4 rooms and 0.5% of the 5-room apartments are presently vacant. The vacancy rate for apartments with more than 5 rooms is 0.48%; 0.45% of those unoccupied properties are apartments with at least 6 rooms.

Housing market (letting only)

The average rent for rental properties is CHF 1,500 per month. A quarter of rents are less than or equivalent to a monthly rent of CHF 1,219 (25th percentile). And 75% of monthly rents are lower than or equal to CHF 1,820 (75th percentile).