Sussex County's location is strategic with over one quarter (1/4) of the country's population within a three-hour drive. Located in the northwest corner of New Jersey, the County borders Pennsylvania to the west and New York to the north and east. The cities of Boston and Philadelpia are an easy drive by major artery from Sussex County.
Open space, gentle beauty and style of living make it perhaps the most attractive county in all of New Jersey to locate a business and raise a family. Abundant outdoor recreational opportunities and proximity to New York's industry and culture are unique advantages to the businesses and residents who have settled here. There is a highly educated and skilled workforce and attractive incentive and assistance programs to offer businesses looking to take advantage of this prime location for their business.
The County is comprised of 24 municipalities covering 536 square miles and governed by a five member Board of Chosen Freeholders and managed by a County Administrator. The leadership of Sussex County has a clear understanding of the connection between development patterns and quality of life and believes strongly in the wisdom and need for future planning in order to preserve our greatest asset: a truly superior quality of life.
Sussex County offers a unique and perfect blend of access to major markets and city culture with a high quality of life and relaxed country living.
Sussex County is a very smart place to grow your business.