Ilpoinen - Peltola


Residents of Ilpoinen and Peltola neighborhoods are delighted throughout the seasons with the surrounding forest views, terrific outdoor possibilities, and communal atmosphere.


Immersed in nature, Ilpoinen and Peltola neighborhoods are located about five kilometers from the center of Turku, accessible with good public transport connections. The forest area in Ilpoinen is wide, and its tracks are in active use. The nature reserve of Katariinanlaakso is also right next to Ilpoinen. If that isn't enough, Peltola and Ilpoinen are also next to the popular outdoor recreation area, Luolavuori.

Most of Peltola is covered by a beautiful residential area, but it also has a high-rise neighborhood Petrelius consisting of apartment buildings. Finns love to spend time at their summer cottages, and in Peltola allotment garden, it is possible within the city limits. There are over half a million summer cottages in Finland, and the Peltola allotment garden has 220 of them. Did you know that you can stroll around the pathways? But please, don't access the private gardens!

In turn, Ilpoinen is a loosely built high-rise district surrounded by forests. The building stock of Ilpoinen consists mainly of apartment buildings constructed in the 1960s and 70s, but it also has wooden houses built in the 1920s and 30s.

Ilpoinen and Peltola have good basic services such as elementary school, library, and a convenience store. What comes to education, there is a unit of Turku Vocational School, Peltolan koulutalo. A homeowners association Ilpoisten-Peltolan pientalot ry is active in the area, promoting the interests of small property owners and the development of pleasant living environment and atmosphere in the neighborhood.

Do you find woods relaxing?

Neighborhood features

Natural environment
parks nearby
next to a forest

Built environment
apartment buildings
residential area

Building types
high-rise apartment buildings
detached houses
wooden houses
terraced houses
holiday homes

Area has
nature conservation area

Area is

Price level in the neighborhood info

Housing sales prices

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

Neighborhood residents info

Primary life situation

working 47 % students 11 % retired 24 % under 14 years old 18 % others 14 %
% of residents

Housing types

home ownership 50 % renting 49 % other types of housing 1 %
% of housing

Average age of the residents

40 years
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5 km to the Center of Turku