Nyköping is located on the coast, one hour south of Stockholm. The closeness to Europe's major cities via Stockholm Skavsta airport, the archipelago and the Sörmland cultural landscape make Nyköping an attractive place to live.



Apart from Nyköpingshem, there are also the housing companies HSB, Peab, Rikshem and Kungshem.

Language groups in the locality

Arabic, Finnish, Somali, Swedish, Thai and Tigrinya.

Associations and organisations

There is the Somali association in Nyköping, Somaliland association, Thai association in Nyköping & Oxelösund, Nyköping Finnish association, Finland-Swedes in Nyköping/Oxelösund, Afar aid organisation, the Bosnian Behar association, and Islamic culture centre.

What is available in the immediate area

Municipal service offices are located in the housing areas Brandkärr and Arnö. They have social guides who speak Somali and Arabic. They collaborate closely with the family centres that operate an open nursery school in these areas. They also have ante-natal and child healthcare clinics. The employment service, social services, police, emergency services and others collaborate in a network.

There are several second-hand shops locally.


Nyköping has many nursery schools, which are presented in more detail on the municipality’s website.

Comprehensive and upper secondary schools

See the municipality’s website.

Education opportunities

See the municipality’s website.

Health and medical care

See Sörmland county council.

Interpreter assistance

The municipality and the county council have an agreement with Semantix language services.

Public transport

See Länstrafiken i Sörmland.

Work and entrepreneurship

Major employers, apart from Nyköping municipality and Sörmland county council, are Schneider Electric Sverige AB, Stockholm Skavsta Flygplats AB, Studsvik Ab, Eberspächer Exhaust Technology Sweden and ABB AB Cewe-Control.

Vacant jobs

Here you can see jobs that are vacant right now in the municipality and the surrounding area.

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Service map

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There may be more jobs avaible

Some job ads lacks an address to the workplace and will not be displayed on the map, but can be found under the tab "Vacant jobs".


Facts about the municipality

Population numbers

53 165

Size by area

1 554,26 km2

Distance to larger towns

Stockholm 104 km

Linköping 104 km

Norrköping 66 km

Municipality’s website​​

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