Nordicum - Real Estate Annual Finland 2019 - Page 22

A Story of Growth City of Järvenpää Pictures: Timo Happonen, Petri Kauppi, Siren Arkkitehdit Oy and City of Järvenpää Urban development at full speed City of Järvenpää is the fastest growing city in Finland with a population of 44  000 and over 1  000 housing units built in 2017 alone. As a part of the Helsinki metropolitan area, just 20 minutes from the International Airport of Helsinki, Järvenpää offers a perfect mixture of history, culture and nature in a fast-paced urban environment. City Facts: •  Population 44,000 •  Number of companies 2,500 •  Over 1,000 housing units produced in 2017 •  The fastest growing city in Finland •  Regional centre of business and commerce •  The hometown of Jean Sibelius 22 Nordicum