The municipality of Niederanven borders the city of Luxembourg to the north-east. It is composed of the following localities: Ernster, Hostert, Niederanven, Oberanven, Rameldange, Senningerberg and Waldhof.
It attracts a growing population, attracted by its proximity to the city of Luxembourg.
The municipality of Niederanven offers very residential areas with very beautiful houses, located on the heights of the municipality. The village of Niederanven or Nidderaanwen in Luxembourgish, keeps a rural side.
There are more than 80 nationalities present in Niederanven. Luxembourgers represent 58% of the population. The French community represents the largest foreign community with nearly 6% of the population.
Senningerberg is the most populated town with about 1,700 inhabitants. It is also the most economically developed part of the city, since it has business parks, especially around the airport.
A Maison Relais is available in Oberanven to welcome the children of the commune outside of school hours.
Two senior residences are located in Niederanven to provide a home for the elderly.
The community is well integrated into the public transport network. It is also easily accessible by the A1 freeway (direction Trier in Germany from Luxembourg) and by the Nationale 1, which crosses the village of Niederanven.
A City-Bus is available on request within the municipality. In addition, thanks to a cooperation with the City of Luxembourg, the municipality of Niederanven offers the “Call a Bus” service to all persons with reduced mobility. She can be accompanied by an able-bodied person to use the service and to move around.
The Arcades shopping center offers, in addition to a Match supermarket where you can do your shopping, a Kiosk bookstore, a bakery-pastry shop-tea room, a beauty salon, several hairdressers, a bank, an insurance company, a post office, an electrician, a jewelry store,… Very practical when you want to do your shopping without going to town!
A market is installed every 1st Monday of the month from 3pm to 7pm on the parking lot between the Raiffeisen and the Maison des Jeunes. It’s the ideal place to buy vegetables or fresh products or even to meet other residents of the commune.
In order to protect the environment, the residents of Niederanven are invited to deposit their waste at the recycling center located in Munsbach. This one is open from Tuesday to Saturday. A Repair Café is also organized regularly in Oberanven at the center “A Schommesch”.
Beautiful sports and cultural facilities in Niederanven
For the more sporty, the Echternachbicycle path, linking the Kirchberg to Niederanven, is an interesting alternative to the car. The bicycle route of the Syre Valley allows beautiful family rides in a bucolic and varied universe. The commune is now connected with the Vel’oh self-service bicycle network in Luxembourg.