Østerild and surrounding area is an active and vibrant community with 840 inhabitants.
Østerild is especially known for having the world's largest pepper mill, which is located at the eastern entrance to the city. Another of Østerild's landmarks is the water tower. When you enter the city you immediately see the two mini models of the water tower.
The city's assets include Østerild School, the Children's Garden Kernehuset, Østedrild Kro, Østerild Church, Care home (Area center Solhjem), SPAR Grocery store, Sparekassen Thy and Østerild Multicenter and sports center. As stated on our website, the city and the surrounding area also have a large number of associations and businesses, all of which help to maintain and develop our community.
In addition, the National Test Center for offshore wind turbines is located in Østerild Plantage just outside the city.