Koivula - Harittu


Koivula-Harittu is located in the southern Turku, and it providers versatile housing options from apartment buildings to detached houses with park-like surroundings.

Koivula-Harittu area is located in the southern Turku, about 6 kilometers from the city center and bordering the City of Kaarina. Officially Koivula and Harittu are two city districts separated by an arched wooden bridge, yet they form a coherent neighborhood. One of the main roads in Turku, Uudenmaankatu, runs through the eastern part of the area, and there are also public transport connections.

Koivula-Harittu consists mainly of apartment buildings and row houses built in the 1980s and 90s, and there are also several detached house areas. Living costs in both Koivula and Harittu are affordable. Residents can enjoy the various parks and forested patches. Also, there is a famous nature reserve by the sea in the neighboring area called Katariina.

There is a variety of services within reach. Koivula shopping center offers daily services to the residents, and the Skanssi shopping mall is right in the neighboring area. The city center of Kaarina is also close by. The closest primary school is in Ilpoinen. A new service housing unit for the elderly is under development in Koivula-Harittu. A housing association Koivula-Haritun omakotitaloyhdistys ry is operating in the area. The association promotes the interests of house owners and the development of a pleasant living environment and atmosphere in Koivula and Harittu.

Do you appreciate affordable living in a park-like environment?

Neighborhood features

Natural environment
next to a forest
parks nearby

Built environment
apartment buildings
residential area

Building types
detached houses
terraced houses
high-rise apartment buildings
low-rise apartment buildings

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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6 km to the Center of Turku