City of Utrecht
Facts en figures about Utrecht
Mayor Jan van Zanen
Utrecht provides a vibrant, creative, inspirational environment for leading innovations.The city is developing from a medium-sized provincial city into a regional capital of European importance. Utrecht is the fastest growing city and the most healthy city of The Netherlands. On top of that, Utrecht is one of the most happy cities in the world according to the United Nations. We believe that Healthy Urban Living makes people happier. See Healthy Urban Living; the Utrecht way.
With its growing internationally orientated population, businesses, students and organizations Utrecht is a pro-active player in the international community. Utrecht has been declared Europeans Most Competitive Region.