Versmold is a wealthy industrial and dormitory town with about 22.000 inhabitants. All types of schools and well developed sports facilities are available in town. The North Rhine-Westfalian county stud and the famous equestrian training centre DOKR in War-endorf are only 15 minutes away by country roads.
It is situated south of the Teutoburger forest, at the boarder between the Münsterland and East Westfalia. It is very close to junction 15 (Borgholzhausen) of the A33. The town is agriculturally and industrially affected and the whole area is famous for its numerous riding and training stables. Surrounding cities such as Gütersloh/Bielefeld and Mün-ster/Osnabrück are easily reachable within 30 minutes via the main roads B68 and B476. Public transport connects Versmold with the adjoining municipalities with busses and trains.