Nynäshamn is a dynamic community. About 28 000 people live in the municipality that offers an amazing sea view, a thriving countryside and great opportunities for outdoor experiences in the archipelago.
Nynäshamn is the only locality in the Stockholm County where you have a view of the sea horizon from land. The seaside location is one of the reasons why Nynäshamn is a popular destination for tourists. The guest harbour is situated in the central part of Nynäshamn and considered to be one of the best in Sweden.
In 2010 the national road between Stockholm and Nynäshamn was made a four lane motorway. It is now providing fast and efficient travel from the capital of Sweden to Nynäshamn. Nynäshamn is also easily accessible by commuter train from Stockholm, with no change of trains. The railway Nynäsbanan between Stockholm and Nynäshamn is undergoing works to improve the capacity, which includes lengthening platforms and building double tracks.
Nynäshamn is a center for growth. A lot of building projects are under way, including new housing areas. Ports of Stockholm is planning a new port for rolling goods and container traffic, Stockholm Norvik Port. In conjunction with this, NCC is developing the Norvik Logistics and Business Park.
Nynäshamn is home to about 2 775 companies in different branches. Oil refinery company Nynas AB is the largest employer in the area but a large part of the companies are small firms.
The municipality offers a wide variety of housing and you can choose to live close to the sea, in the countryside, in smaller villages or in town.