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Businesses Thrive Here

The Department of Economic Development invites you to explore Middlesex County as a leading destination for business advancement.

 

Welcome to Middlesex County, New Jersey where innovation and economic growth thrive. The County offers a wealth of resources, opportunities, and access to top talent – enabling success. Our commitment to business is by design.

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Businesses and residents thrive because opportunities abound. Businesses can take advantage of financial and development support, a transportation system that meets logistics and commuting needs, and a talented workforce that exceeds expectations. And residents? They’ll have access to world-class education, at every age. Residents can participate in and enjoy amazing arts and culture; hike, bike, or just relax at our pristine parks and green spaces. In Middlesex County, quality of life is a key investment.
Learn and discover more right here: Middlesex County, New Jersey.


ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT

We’re a trusted advisor to businesses of all sizes that want to start in, move to, expand to, and grow in Middlesex County.

BUSINESSES THRIVE HERE

Office of Business Engagement 

Middlesex County Improvement Authority (MCIA)


WORKFORCE

We offer innovative approaches to workforce development and business solutions for talent including funding, training, retraining, resources, and support — for employers and job seekers.

TALENT THRIVES HERE

Office of Workforce and Career Development


EDUCATION

Middlesex County is home to exceptional K–12 school systems and yields work-ready talent from award-winning public magnet schools, Middlesex College, Rutgers University, and union training programs.

STUDENTS THRIVE HERE

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ARTS AND CULTURE

Middlesex County is a beacon of diverse arts, culture, and history. We offer residents free experiences in the arts, training programs for arts careers, and more. The strength of our cultural life makes the County a great place to live, work, and play.

Passionate about the art and science of gardening? Middlesex County Cooperative Extension Service with Rutgers University is here to help residents understand agriculture and protect the environment. It’s also home to the County’s 4-H Youth Development Program.

FAMILIES THRIVE HERE

The Arts Institute of Middlesex County


TRANSPORTATION

In Middlesex County, you’re connected: to a world-class transportation system that enhances the quality of life and to research, development, and implementation of autonomous vehicle technology. Here, it’s all within reach.

COMMUNITY THRIVES HERE

Department of Transportation


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