Number of citizens
With a population of 58061, Horsens is on top 10 in Denmark, a “smaller large city”. The city is growing, facing a new popularity as a centrally placed city in Jutland, in the geografically heart of Denmark, only 30 mins. travel from Aarhus, the second largest city of Denmark.
Historically, Horsens is an industrial city, with electronic-, agricultural- and large- and small-scale industries. The world economy affects Horsens in the way, that when world conjunctures are good, Horsens is doing better, and opposite, low conjunctures make the situation worse in Horsens. In Vejle County, where Horsens is one of four major cities, 6.1 % of the labour force is unemployed, which is slightly lower than the national level, 6.3%.
Level of education
Horsens has Polytechnic and Business Shools, and the geografic situation makes it easy to get universital education in Aarhus, Odense and Esbjerg.
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