Connecticut Offers Proximity & Access
Connecticut is within 500 miles of over 29% of the U.S. population, 30% of businesses, and 32% of the U.S. GDP (U.S. Bureau of Economics, 2019). Connecticut is also within 500 miles of 66% of Canada’s population, 61% of Canada’s businesses (U.S. Bureau of Economics, 2019).
Reaching these populations and business centers is highly convenient given Connecticut's central East Coast location, connections via I-84, I-91 and I-95, commercial and passenger rail services, an international airport and 3 deep water ports.
Connecticut’s Location Advantages
- Between NYC and Boston - reach both cities via Amtrak
- Bradley International Airport along with 6 other airports that include JFK and La Guardia
- 4 Foriegn Trade Zones
- 3 Deepwater ports
- 38 colleges and universities
- Office space that’s $40-$64 per square foot less than in NYC (Squareft.com, Offices.net)
These location advantages, along with Connecticut’s strong talent pool, has contributed to 2 Fortune 100, 15 Fortune 500 and 27 Fortune 1000 Companies locating here. Join them.