The municipality of Oosterhout has almost 56 thousand inhabitants and more than 5 thousand small businesses and large enterprises. It is an important town with a good living environment, excellent facilities and a diverse business structure. Nearby are not only the cities of Breda and Tilburg, but also a wide variety of nature – polder landscapes, forests and the famous National Park Biesbosch – and recreational facilities for water sports, soccer, tennis, hockey, golf, hiking and cycling.
Oosterhout offers a great diversity of residential environments: from living in the town centre itself, to dwellings near the polder or at the edge of the forest. The inhabitants are pleased with the living environment in Oosterhout and give that a rating of 7.5 out of 10.
Companies are also satisfied with Oosterhout. They give the business climate a rating of 7 out of 10. Particularly pleased are the entrepreneurs about the accessibility of their Business Park or Industrial Estate and the nearby highways, waterways and railroad. Business who have established themselves in Oosterhout, did this mainly because of the available space, the good sales market and the excellent location.
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