Tampere is a hub for leading-edge technology, research, education, culture, sports and business. It is one of the three most rapidly developing regions in Finland and the largest inland centre in the Nordic countries. More than 220,000 inhabitants wake up every morning in Tampere and close to half a million in Tampere Region, which comprises Tampere and its neighboring municipalities.
A key characteristic of a well-functioning city is that travelling to and within the urban area is easy. Tampere is ideally located in the middle of Finland with good traffic connections.
City founded in 1779
Home to over 220,000 people and over 40,000 higher education students
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