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Room for life and family. Good facilities, fantastic playgrounds in the World Forest and trains to the big cities.

A green and active city

In Gørding you will find many different types of housing in family-friendly neighborhoods with child-friendly streets. The town has good facilities for children and teens. The Town square named Stationspladsen, functions as the town center. Just by the city the park called the world forest gives the residents a recreational area for hikes and children’s activities.

Plenty of room for it all - and a world forest - in Gørding

Gørding lies east of Esbjerg and has approx. 1,800 inhabitants.

Transportation time by car

  • E20 5 min.
  • Hospital 22 min.
  • Esbjerg city 22 min.
  • Esbjerg sports park 23 min.
  • Billund airport 39 min.
  • Esbjerg airport 15 min.
  • Odense 1h 10 min.
  • Kolding 31 min.

Community spirit

Many families live in Gørding and there is much activity within sports and culture.

Gørding Sports Centre is indeed the place where the community thrives – a community that especially revolves around activities for children and youngsters, offering parkour and street-sport facilities. Gørding has an annual summer party, Christmas party. Furthermore, there are many sport activities for example gymnastic, football and handball. Also theater, fishery, and canoeing is popular, and the area offers nice nature tracks for mountain bike.

In Gørding you will find the lovely nature area 'Verdensskoven' with wooden sculptures.

Discover schools and school districts in Esbjerg Municipality on this dynamic map.

Childcare in Gørding

Esbjerg Municipality is divided into enrollment districts. Residents in Gørding belongs to the district named Gørding.

In Gørding you will find the offers below - there are also several daycare providers.


Building sites, infrastructure and a warm welcome


Train service connects Gørding with Esbjerg, Bramming, Kolding and Copenhagen. There are also bus service to Esbjerg and the surrounding cities.

Building your own home

Several building sites are for sale. 

Welcome Ambassador

You are welcome to contact the Welcome Ambassador if you wish to know more about the local community.

Kristina Schultz,, +45 61 77 76 94

My local area

You can read more about the structure, history and municipal plan for the local area here.

More information

More info about Gørding

Gørding has its own website where you can read about the city.

Gørding is partially heated with the help of a wood-burning stove and a solar heating system, which provides cheap heat for the city's inhabitants.