Penzing is the 14th district of Vienna. While in the western region apartment blocks prevail, there are usually old Villas in Penzing. Overall, there are approx. 11,596 residential buildings. About 1,871 of them were built before the year 1991 and 1,856 after 1991. The total area of the district is around 33.76 km2 and 60% of it are green areas, as e.g. the Vienna Woods. Besides well preserved rural villas, there is also the industrial zone called Auhof. There is a well-known shopping and entertainment centre.
Furthermore, Penzing has a highly developed transport system: besides the terminal station of the subway line U4, there is also the railway station Hütteldorf. Moreover, the population growth is constantly stable (2015: 89,303 citizens). According to statistics the average living space per head is around 36m2, while the average living space in the district is approx. 72m2. The rental price is around € 16.51/m2 and the purchase price is approx. 4,468/m2.
Apart from the world-famous Wienerwald, Penzing has a lot of tourist attractions, as the Allianz Stadium, the ski resort Hohe Wand Wiese and the Otto Wagner Hospital.