Ensuring the Economic Competitiveness of Somerset County

New Jersey’s main incentive program for business attraction and job retention is the Grow NJ Assistance Program. Current provisions within the program disadvantage 500 of the 565 municipalities in New Jersey, putting them at a disadvantage in the competition for jobs and private sector investment.

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For further reference on the Suburban Disadvantage, please see:
The Suburban Disadvantage Full Report

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Comprehensive Economic Development

Identifies and prioritizes economic development strategies to further job creation and private-sector investment.

Higher Education and the Business Community

Raises awareness and recognize the benefits of employer-based wellness programs and supportive community resources.

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Somerset County Destination Guide

An all-encompassing resource that details county-wide attractions and events in Somerset County.

Commercial Real Estate Market Analytics

Demographic, statistical, and economic data needed to make informed location decisions.

In-Demand Occupation Analysis

Outlines the characteristics of our workforce and the in-demand occupations.

Economic & Demographic Profile

Important economic, demographic, and population data, including major employers and occupational statistics.

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