Welcome to Jyrkkälä!

Jyrkkälä is a residential area close to nature with about 1,300 residents. Jyrkkälä is located about five kilometers from the city center and is part of the district of Pahaniemi. There are over 600 rental homes in 17 apartment buildings owned by KOy Jyrkkälänpolku. Jyrkkälä was built between 1968 and 1974, after which the houses have been renovated systematically.

Peaceful living

The residents of Jyrkkälä love the park-like surroundings, the peace and the good services of the area. There is hardly any road traffic in the yard, and children can always play in the playgrounds and make new friends. The dog park, outdoor gym and jogging track are just a stone’s throw away.

Services and distances

In Jyrkkälä everything you need is close. The grocery store, library, school and kindergarten are less than one kilometer from the houses. There are plenty of sporting opportunities: jogging tracks, the gym and the upcoming skate park are just next door. The buses take you to the city centre in about 20 minutes.

Things to do

In Jyrkkälä there are a lot of activities for people of all ages. You’re always welcome to join the activities and get to know your neighbors. Read more here »