Living in Aalborg
Get a feeling for Aalborg
A tiny metropolis with so much to offer
Let's introduce you to the very special Aalborg feeling and how life is among some of the happiest people in Europe.
Happiest people in Europe
The people of Aalborg has several times been ranked among the happiest people in Europe. In addition, the Aalborg citizens are also among those who feel the safest in their city in Europe, and they believe that most people in the city can be trusted.
Home, sweet home
The average working week in Aalborg is 37 hours which makes a healthy work-life balance possible. Most families include 2 full-time jobs and they often enjoy a high degree of flexibility at work. There are plenty of day care options for children.
Cost of living
The cost of living in Aalborg is considerably lower than in the large capitals of Europe. We believe in value for money, and on average the cost of living is 35% lower in Aalborg than in Copenhagen. Quality of life is, however, not on sale here.
New to Aalborg?International House North Denmark helps you and your family to settle down in Aalborg. They can help you with paper work, network, spouse activities as well as introducing you to culture and leisure activities.
Aalborg certified as unicef - child friendly city
From fine art to street art
Home to Musikkens Hus, named one of the best sound halls in North Europe, Kunsten, which is a living art venue, museums as wells as amazing street art - there are plenty of wonderful experiences in store for you in Aalborg.
Aalborg ranks as the most beautiful shopping city in Denmark and offers a multitude of shopping and gastronomic experiences. From department stores and malls to retail chains and specialty shops, there are restaurants and cafés for every taste and plenty of pedestrian areas.
Sport and Leisure
In Aalborg you’ll find a buffet of exiting restaurants inspired by cuisines from all around the world. You can also find dining with local taste experiences and specialties with food from around North Denmark.
Meet Catharina Vinther EngqvistHead of Foreign Direct Investments, Invest in Aalborg
Catharina and the team at Invest in Aalborg are your one-point-of contact to the City of Aalborg. We can help you with information, facts and network that make all the difference when you consider Aalborg as your business destination.
Let's help you build your business case.