The municipality owns approximately 720 rental apartments, which are managed by a subsidiary of the municipality, Asentopuulaaki Oy.
The task of health care and social services is to promote and maintain the health, well-being and functional capacity of local residents by providing customer-oriented and effective health and social care services at all stages of life.
Sodankylä offers pathways for growth and learning from early childhood education and care towards upper secondary and vocational studies.
Sodankylä offers a wide range of opportunities for independent and guided leisure activities.
The municipality aims to attract permanent private investments in Sodankylä, to support entrepreneurship through long-term infrastructure investments and to develop an attractive business environment.
Sodankylä is a vibrant, cosy and developing star municipality of Lapland of approximately 8,000 inhabitants, ideally situated in the heart of Lapland.
Events in Sodankylä are announced in the Tapahtumien Lappi Calendar (Events Lapland calendar) which is common to the whole of Lapland.