with easy access to Boston and New York and within 500 miles of 30% of the nation’s population, businesses and total jobs.
Savor our quality of life,
complete with 250 miles of coastline and 825 miles of blue-blazed trails.
Accelerate your career
in a state ranked #4 in the U.S. for most innovative economy. Explore CT’s young talent hub at CTforMe.com
Send your children to top schools,
ranked #5 for PreK-12 education as well as 40+ leading colleges.
Work with highly talented employees,
ranked #3 in the U.S. for advanced degrees and #4 for productivity.
Feel at home in our livable cities,
rich in culture and teeming with affordable places to live.
Enjoy our vibrant arts/culture,
encompassing 20 world-class museums and 5 Tony-winning regional theatres.
Share our passion for innovation
in bioscience, advanced manufacturing, aerospace and other key sectors.
Welcome to Connecticut!
Whether you’re looking to move your family or a company, build a career or a business, you’ll feel right at home in Connecticut. Here you’ll find a haven for dreamers and doers—a dynamic blend of the historic and the groundbreaking, vibrant cities and scenic towns, emerging talent and established leaders. Explore this site to learn more about the key advantages of living, working, playing and doing business in Connecticut.
A great place to live, work and play — embodying the revolutionary spirit it takes to innovate and succeed.
Unmatched in location and unparalleled in opportunity.
Just as it has been for centuries, Connecticut remains a haven for original ideas and fresh thinking. We are home to Fortune 500 companies and pioneering start-ups, established leaders and emerging innovators, natural resources and cultural treasures, nationally ranked schools and an exceptionally productive workforce. We invite you to be part of this dynamic blend of dreamers and doers who are inspired to lead their industries – and enjoy their lives.
Connecticut is at the very epicenter of the northeastern U.S. economy. With easy access to Boston and New York, it costs less to reach one-third of the entire U.S. economy and two thirds of the Canadian market from here.
30% of the U.S. population,
total jobs and businesses are
within 500 miles of CT.
Quality of Life
Connecticut ranks among the nation’s top states for quality of life. Great public schools, scenic suburbs, a low crime rate, vibrant yet manageable cities, access to exceptional healthcare, and a diverse array of recreational options are just a few of the reasons why so many enjoy living here.
2,000 miles of hiking and bike
paths, including 51 miles of the
Connecticut’s workforce is among the nation’s most highly skilled —and highly productive. So whether you’re looking to staff your company with top talent or simply want to work alongside those you can respect and learn from, Connecticut is a great place for good people.
#3 in the U.S. for master’s
degrees and #8 for science and
Vibrant Arts & Culture
Connecticut is alive with the arts — from nationally renowned art galleries and museums to award-winning theaters and cultural events, from historical sites and major concert venues to local galleries and community fairs. Learn about the diversity of experiences Connecticut offers you.
20 world-class museums
and home to 5 Tony Award-winning
regional producing theaters.
Growing Business Sectors
Long known as a leader in advanced manufacturing, aerospace, finance and insurance, Connecticut is also home to thriving sectors in bioscience, green energy, technology and digital media. This array of rapidly advancing industries positions the state for continued growth.
Experience the arts and explore the great outdoors, all in one small, amazing state.
DOING BUSINESS IN CONNECTICUT
Let us connect you to the resources you need to build your business in Connecticut.
The support you need for the future you want.
Connecticut provides a conducive environment for growth across a diverse array of businesses. From emerging entrepreneurs to Fortune 500 companies, we welcome all sizes of organizations across all types of industries, with businesses in advanced manufacturing, bioscience and insurance doing exceptionally well here. To explore the support Connecticut offers that may be most appropriate for your organization, select your industry sector OR your business size/type OR your specific objective below.
Explore Support by Industry Sector
From advanced manufacturing to bioscience, technology to tourism, search for industry-focused resources including financial assistance, tax incentives and technical expertise.