Reasons Why Companies Choose Trumbull

Talent

  • Broad range of skilled workforce including hourly, IT, scientific and engineering, professional, managerial, and executive.
  • In the backyard of Yale University, Sacred Heart, Fairfield University, University of Bridgeport, Southern Connecticut State University and Housatonic Community College.

Convenient Location

  • Adjacent to major highway Routes 15, 95, 25, and 8;
  • Easy commute & non-congested access to highways office parks,
  • 20 minutes to New Haven & Yale;
  • Close proximity to major airports, railways, bus, water ports
  • Prestigious Fairfield County

High-Tech Infrastructure

  • Dual energy power grid
  • Fiber optics and internet capabilities to support communications and energy needs

Broad Markets

  • Over 40 million consumers within a 150-mile radius

Lower Costs

  • Lower business and living costs compared to lower Fairfield and Westchester Counties
  • Tax incentive program

Business Friendly

  • Concierge approach to permitting
  • Active Chamber of Commerce
  • Business and Career Resource Center
  • Business Education Initiative
  • Workforce Development Connections

Perfect Fit

  • Availability of Class A, Class B, and Flex Office Space
  • Established Industries: R&D, IT, Back Office, Finance
  • Sound Retail Market with two malls and downtown center

Good Company

  • Join companies like Unilever, Cooper Surgical, Marriott, Westfield, Sikorsky Helicopter Support, Henkel, Affinion, Oce, CT Special Olympics, and many others

Outstanding Quality of Life

  • Thriving, safe, clean, and beautiful community for businesses, employees, and residents
  • Most open space per capita in the state

Excellent Education

  • Trumbull Schools ranked second best district in the Connecticut by Department of Education
  • Regional agriscience and biotechnology high school
  • Numerous workforce training and apprenticeship options
  • Nearby World-class Universities, Community Colleges, & Trade Schools

Culture & Entertainment

  • Close proximity to theaters, music, arts, museums, sports venues, and weekly music and entertainment programs
  • Walkable Village Districts
  • Fully connected multi-modal Pequonnock River Valley Trail extending from Newtown, Monroe, Trumbull and Bridgeport

Financially Sound

  • Excellent bond rating and stable economic environment

Accolades

  • 2016 Trumbull Schools ranked in Top 10 in Demand School Districts in the country by realtor.com
  • 2016 ranked 8th (up from 10th in 2015) Healthiest Housing Market in Connecticut by SmartAsset
  • 2014 ranked 4th Safest Community in Connecticut by movoto.com
  • 2013 ranked number 1 Booming Town in Connecticut by Coldwell Banker
  • 2011 ranked 7th Best Town in the Nation to Raise a Family

Additional Links

Contact Information

Rina Bakalar
rbakalar@trumbull-ct.gov
Economic & Community Development
Director
203-452-5043