Nummenniitty is a sought-after neighborhood in the immediate vicinity of the Kaarina city center and close to the border of Turku. Nummenniity has a wide range of sports and leisure activities and residents can enjoy the peace of a low-rise area surrounded by diverse services.

Nummenniitty is located north of the Kaarina city center, nestled between Uudenmaantie and Helsinki highway. The residential area is within walking distance to the services offered in Kaarina city center and less than 15 minutes drive to Turku Market Square. The neighborhood also has good public transport connections and with the help of Föli bus lines one can freely move around Kaarina and travel to Turku.

Nummenniity's residential area consists of large detached and row houses with high prices per square meter and varied architecture. Ylikylä and Vättilä are two of the oldest neighborhoods of Kaarina. The low-rise residential area Sorto in the west, and Krossi business area with its shops and employment opportunities in the northeast, can be found in Nummenniitty as well. In addition to Kaarina’s services, Turku’s large service and shopping center Skanssi is only 4 kilometers northwest from Nummenniitty.

Nummenniity has its own kindergarden and schools, and other essential public services are only a short distance away in the Kaarina city center. The area has excellent recreational facilities, including the Central Sports Park, Kaarina Ice Arena and the Aktia Arena , which offers a variety of sports, including tennis and badminton. In the Central Sports Park there are plenty of soccer fields, a sports stadium, a basketball field, track for frisbee golf and a running track. In the wintertime one can play ice hockey, ice skate and go cross country skiing.

Neighborhood features

Natural environment
parks nearby

Built environment
close to the city center
residential area
business cluster

Building types
detached houses
terraced houses
newly built

Articles about neighborhoods

Price level in the neighborhood info

Housing sales prices

Above average
Average price in Turku: 2090 €/m2
The price level is indicative.

Neighborhood residents info

Primary life situation

working 44 % students 7 % retired 30 % under 14 years old 19 % others 10 %
% of residents

Housing types

home ownership 67 % renting 31 % other types of housing 2 %
% of housing

Average age of the residents

43 years
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9 km to the Center of Turku