Tammela is a municipality of about 6200 inhabitants in Kanta-Häme region. Tammela is located eight kilometres from Forssa. Other neighbouring municipalities are Urjala, Hämeenlinna, Hattula, Loppi, Somero, Lohja, Karkkila and Jokioinen. The nearest train station is in Humppila, 30 km away. Tammela is located close to highways 2 and 10.
Tammela is a beautiful place where nature and recreational opportunities are close by. In Tammela Sports Park, you can practice activities such as frisbee-golf, ball sports and there is also a skateboard park. Tammela has two famous national nature parks; Liesjärvi and Torronsuo. Tammela is also home to Saare Folk Park and over 200 lakes.
The municipality of Tammela organises pre-school and basic school education. There are primary schools in several boroughs, so you can start your compulsory education at a local school. After-school activities for schoolchildren are organised both as a service of the municipality and by organisations and associations. Upper secondary school and vocational education is available in cooperation with the municipality of Forssa.
At the end of 2019, there were about 100 people with foreign background living in Tammela.