Ridgefield, Connecticut

Everyone knows that Ridgefield, Connecticut is a great place to live. Ridgefield consistently rates “Connecticut’s #1 Town” by Connecticut Magazine and by realtor associations throughout the region. So it really shouldn’t be a surprise that Ridgefield is also a great place to work and do business.

Centrally Located

Ridgefield is located just 60 miles northeast of New York City and a quick car or train ride to Boston. Ridgefield sits right on the border of New York’s Westchester County. With six airports, two train stations and three major interstates within driving distance, Ridgefield is the ideal location for business. Ridgefield is located at the center of Connecticut’s prosperous Fairfield County, accessible to virtually everything, yet in its own special separate place.

In Good Company

boehringer-ingelheimBy locating or expanding your business to Ridgefield, you’ll be in good company. Corporate giants and Fortune 500 companies such as Boehringer Ingelheim, Ullman Devices, Fairfield County Bank and Schimenti Construction have chosen Ridgefield for their corporate locations.

A Wealth of Opportunity

Ridgefield is among the wealthiest communities in the United States. Ridgefield is nestled in exclusive Fairfield County Connecticut. Ridgefield has a median household income of $147,936, more than 78% above the median County income of $83,163, and more than 111% above the State median income of $69,889. Locating your business in Ridgefield gives you access to the most affluent customers and the best-educated workforce.

Open For Business

Ridgefield’s Economic Development Commission was formed to encourage, promote and support good business in our town. This website has tools resources and essential information to help your business succeed in Ridgefield. Take a look around the site and see why Ridgefield is a great place to do business.

Our Commitment to Your Business

The Ridgefield Economic Development Commission can provide you with site selection, business expansion or the listing of available properties at no charge. If you need some advice, give us a call.


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Local Ridgefield Business Community Steps UP!

Local Ridgefield Business Community Steps Up! In the aftermath of an unfortunate house fire that rendered a local family temporarily homeless, local businesses rallied around Ridgefield EDC commissioner John Devine and others in their efforts to raise funds for this...

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nancy O

After many years in marketing, Nancy O'Connell decided to follow her dream and open a shop where she could share her passion for fiber arts and wonderful things of color and texture. She lives in Ridgefield with her husband, Tom, and two Siamese Ragdoll cats, Sophie...

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Purple Frog

When Emma Hardiman and her husband Graham, and children Toby and Georgina decided to launch a retail business in Fairfield County, they ended up choosing their home town of Ridgefield. It is a very special and safe place where the locals are kind, polite and...

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