Littoinen - Lieto


Located by Littoistenjärvi lake and in the proximity of three cities, Littoinen is a popular neighborhood. The area offers an ideal setting for living among lake views and a spectacular cultural environment.

At the junction of three cities

Littoinen is conveniently located at the junction of three cities: Turku, Kaarina, and Lieto. The Littoinen residential area is divided in two: its western part is located in Kaarina, and the eastern part is in Lieto. One of the region's most important business areas, Avanti, is located in the northern part of the region.

Littoinen has fast connections to every direction; You can reach the centers of Lieto and Kaarina in 10 minutes and Turku in 15 minutes. Residents can also hop on board the Turku region's public transport ‘Föli’.

Lake views and cultural history in Littoinen

Littoinen lies next to Littoistenjärvi lake. Within its surroundings is an atmospheric mill that operated in the 18th century. Littoinen is a nationally significant cultural environment and a popular residential area. The building stock consists of detached and terraced houses built in different decades.

Events like markets, garden tours, and flea markets are common in the neighborhood. The many local village associations, such as Littoinen Omakotiyhdistys ry, Verkatapahtumat, and Suopohja kyläyhdistys ry make sure that the area stays vibrant and full of life. The atmosphere in Littoinen is thus a great combination of energetic city life and the warmth of a lively village!

Littoinen has good essential services, including Littoinen's elementary school and daycare centers. The nearest middle and high schools can be found 10 minutes away in the center of Lieto (see locations on the map). 

Lake views are rare in the Turku region, but residents in Littoinen enjoy them and the surrounding nature trails leaving from their doorsteps. With its sandy beaches and ice-swimming destination Villa Järvelä, Littoistenjärvi lake is also a popular swimming spot all year round. If winter weather gets cold enough, Littoistenjärvi lake serves cross-country skiers and ice skaters too! 

Neighborhood features

Natural environment
near the lake
next to a forest
by the fields
parks nearby

Built environment
residential area
business cluster

Building types
detached houses
terraced houses
newly built

Neighborhood characteristics

Area has
nature conservation area

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 50 % students 8 % retired 19 % under 14 years old 23 % others 7 %
% of residents

Housing types

home ownership 89 % renting 9 % other types of housing 2 %
% of housing

Average age of the residents

39 years
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10 km to the Center of Turku