A modern city
Esbjerg is western Denmark’s main hub with a city atmosphere and is characterized by a pioneer spirit. If including the very near suburbs there are approx. 80.000 residents in Esbjerg. As a business hub within the energy sector, the city attracts labour force from abroad and thus has an international touch and a very active international community.
In the centre of Esbjerg, people mainly live in apartment blocks and city houses. On the outskirts of Esbjerg, you will find all types of housing options, and the surrounding villages offer detached houses and villas.
Green areas and parks offer many recreational activities, and the green circle surrounding Esbjerg makes it possible for residents to stay connected with nature.
Esbjerg city is made up by the neighbourhood’s called Inner city, Gammelby/Østerby, Rørkjær, Vognsbøl, Strandby, Spangsbjerg, Boldesager and Jerne. Close by suburban city areas include Sædding, Gjesing, Kvaglund, Hjerting, Sønderris, Guldager, Tarp/Bryndum and the industrial/business area of Kjersing.