Teräsrautela is a neighborhood surrounding Länsikeskus, one of the major shopping areas in Turku. The area has versatile housing options and a great variety of services.

Teräsrautela is located about 5 kilometers northeast of the center of Turku. The area is easy to reach, as Satakunnantie towards Raisio runs along the southern border of Teräsrautela. In addition, there are excellent public transport connections in the area. Located next to Satakunnantie is the Länsikeskus shopping area, which includes Citymarket, Lidl and Prisma hypermarkets as well as many other service providers.

Teräsrautela is a pleasant neighborhood consisting of both apartment buildings and townhouses with lush gardens. The price level varies in the area as there are both old and newly built houses. In addition to Länsikeskus, there are great sports and outdoor facilities in the area and in its surroundings. In the eastern part, there is a large outdoor area called Kuninkojanlaakso which also holds a horseback riding school. In the neighboring area called Kaerla there are Impivaara sports center facilities including an indoor swimming pool, an indoor ice rink, an archery trail and football halls.

Operating in this area is an active neighborhood association Länsi-Turun Asukasyhdistys ry. It aims to promote the attractiveness of the region, create cooperation among residents, promote the interests of residents and contribute to the development of services and the living environment.

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Neighborhood features

Natural environment
parks nearby
next to a forest

Built environment
residential area
apartment buildings

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

Area has
nature conservation area

Area is

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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 46 % students 6 % retired 33 % under 14 years old 14 % others 11 %
% of residents

Housing types

home ownership 62 % renting 36 % other types of housing 2 %
% of housing

Average age of the residents

45 years
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5 km to the Center of Turku