Renting, buying or building – in Tranås there are many accommodation alternatives. We have several property owners with flats to rent and cooperative flats. The telephone numbers of our property owners and links to local estate agents can be found
on the municipality's website.
Language groups in the locality
Arabic and Dari are the largest language groups but you’ll also hear Somali, Dutch, Romanian and many other languages spoken here.
Associations and organisations
In Tranås there is a very wide range of associations.
The municipality's association register has a list with information regarding associations and contacts.
Some of the associations are:
- Lebanese/Syrian Cultural Association
- Afghan Association
- The African Association in Tranås
- The Somalian Association
- The Bosnian Association
What is available in the immediate area
The tourist agency and service office Tranås Direkt are located in the same building in the town centre at Storgatan 22. Here, all the municipality's visitors and residents receive professional service and help on different issues. In Tranås there is a citizen coach who can provide help to new arrivals to Sweden. The citizen coach can be contacted through Tranås Direkt.
The main street in Tranås is an extremely popular shopping area thanks to a mix of local shops, large chains, snug cafés and restaurants. On Storgatan you'll also find
our municipal library . Read more about what you see and do in Tranås
on the municipality's website.
Open preschools are places to meet for adults with children aged between 0 and 6 years where everyone is welcome. Current opening hours and the season's programme
can be found on the municipality's website. You'll find many preschools in Tranås municipality. You can find information and contact details for all schools
on the Tranås municipality website.
Comprehensive and upper secondary schools
There are several comprehensive schools in Tranås. On the municipality's website you'll find
information about the schools and contact details for each school. Holaved Upper Secondary School is the upper secondary school in Tranås.
Please visit it website for more information about the school and the education it provides.
The learning centre Västra Vux welcomes everyone over 20 years old to study or seek study guidance at the municipal adult education centre. You are welcome to contact Västra Vux study guidance for information regarding your study options.
Sommenbygden's folk high school is situated in the centre of Tranås approximately 10 minutes' walk from the travel centre. Read more about the school at
TUC Sweden is a private company which offers vocational training and company-adapted courses in a wonderful learning environment with access to conferences and cafés. TUC Vocational College is one of the largest providers of advanced vocational training in our region. The school is situated in the middle of Tranås and is easy to reach on foot and by bicycle, bus, train or car. Within commuting distance of Tranås are
Linköping University and the
College in Jönköping.
Health and medical care
Tranås welfare centre consists of a district doctor's surgery, a district nurse clinic, rehabilitation unit with laboratory and x-ray unit connected to consulting rooms. The welfare centre has a well-developed collaboration with Högland Hospital in Eksjö and Tranås municipality.
Läkarhuset i Tranås AB is a fully equipped welfare centre in Tranås. In addition to broad general medical care, you can also get help with certificates, health checks and vaccinations.
Tranås family centre is a meeting place for children, young people and adults. Here, the municipality and county council work together with the aim of promoting health and development. At the family centre you'll find child healthcare, women's health care, youth guidance centre, family activities, Smedjan student health, open preschools and family advice.
There is the option of having interpreting help whenever you contact the authorities.
From Tranås it is easy to travel to Jönköping and Nässjö with Jönköping's county transport . With
Östgötatrafiken you can travel to Mjölby, Linköping and stations in between. The nearest airport is Linköping City Airport.
Work and entrepreneurship
The largest employers in Tranås are
Carpenter amongst others.