Life in Hamm


Hamm is a large city with approximately 180,000 inhabitants. In 2014, the city was voted "Logistics Location of the Year 2014 in NRW". Situated on Germany's main A1 and A2 motorways are numerous large logistics centres. This is flanked by numerous industrial estates in Hamm but also in the surrounding towns such as Bönen, which is home to the KIK European headquarters, among others.

Hamm is a young, expanding university location. The rent level is relatively low compared to other cities. Centrally located flats - also suitable for shared flats - can be rented at favourable conditions. The entire cityscape is undergoing change. Both the city of Hamm and private companies are gradually expanding their range of new accommodation options for students.Up to 300 companies of the total 1,000 located in Hamm are located directly in the city centre, with a sales area of 62,210 m². In the immediate vicinity of the university, the "Allee Center" shopping centre and the pedestrian zone are within walking distance.

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