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Jämsä – Just the right size
Population 20,600, population density 13.1 residents per square kilometre

Living near water
14% of the area of Jämsä is covered with water

Jämsä – Close to everything
Less than an hour from Jyväskylä and Tampere

Jämsän Äijä
a happy traveler and tradesman from Jämsä

Good opportunities for entrepreneurs in Central Finland

Entrepreneur at Jämsä-based Ruotsulan Hovi and CEO of Eepos Group Oy Jaana Lyyra mentions good connections and the social nature of the local residents as Jämsä’s strengths. I have been so happy with both living and being an entrepreneur in Jämsä. There are plenty of exercise possibilities here, for example, at Himos, as well as various services.

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How would you like to live?

Jämsä offers plots for detached houses in and near urban centres with forest and lake views. There are also blocks of flats and terraced houses, either for rent or purchase, both in the city centre and slightly further away amidst nature.


What is your ideal hobby?

Jämsä has some 150 active sports clubs and associations, and a number of sports venues from gyms, ice rinks and tracks to the Himos centre. Culture hobbies are provided by institutions such as the local college of music, community theatres and many more.


Jämsä is in the centre of Finland


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Distances from Jämsä

  • Helsinki 220 km
  • Tampere 90 km
  • Jyväskylä 55 km
  • Lahti 115 km
  • Turku 250 km
  • Oulu 395 km
  • St Petersburg 450 km


  • Tampere 100 km
  • Jyväskylä 80 km

Train times

  • Helsinki 2 h 44 min
  • Tampere 58 min
  • Jyväskylä 30 min