Everyone knows that Ridgefield, Connecticut is a great place to live. It is consistently rated “Connecticut’s #1 Town” by Connecticut Magazine and by realtor associations throughout the region. It really shouldn’t be a surprise that Ridgefield is also a great place to work, play and do business.
Ridgefield, CT 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 in the center of Connecticut’s prosperous Fairfield County, accessible to virtually everything, yet concealed in its own special place.
In Good Company
When locating or expanding your business in Ridgefield, CT, you’ll be in good company. Corporate giants and Fortune 500 companies such as Boehringer Ingelheim, Ullman Devices, Fairfield County Bank and many others have chosen Ridgefield, CT. for their corporate locations.
A Wealth of Opportunity
Ridgefield, CT. is among the wealthiest communities in the United States. It is nestled in exclusive Fairfield County Connecticut with 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 CT. offers you access to the most affluent customers and a well-educated workforce.
Open For Business
Ridgefield’s Economic & Community Development Commission was formed to encourage, promote and support good business in our town. This ECDC website has tools resources and essential information to help your business succeed in Ridgefield CT. Take a look around the site and see why Ridgefield CT. is a great place to do business.
Our Commitment to Your Business
The Ridgefield Economic & Community 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.
The Ridgefield ECDC is happy to support a new for profit learning center; The Arts & Nature School of Ridgefield that opened recently at 280 Ethan Allen Highway. The center is owned and operated by Wendy Mitchell, a singer, teacher and musical theater director. This...read more
Joanne Greco Rochman noted in her January 3, 2018 "Curtain Call" - The best Equity Theatre of 2017 - Arts & Leisure Hans Network, placed Thrown Stone's production of Milk on a list of the 9 top Equity and Touring shows of the...read more
December 1st 2017 Economic & Community Development Commission First Floor Retail Tax Incentive Proposal Background: Over the past ten years, the village has evolved to an ever decreasing percentage of retail merchants populating first floor space in Ridgefield. The...read more
01/09/18 – Ridgefield Chamber of Commerce “The Road to Success: Mitigating Risk for Your Business in the New Year”
Ridgefield's Chamber of Commerce will be sponsoring: The Road to Success: Mitigating Risk for Your Business in the New Year Date: January 9, 2018 Time: 7:00 AM - 9:00 AM EST Register Now Event Description: It's a New Year- Take some time to plan out the year ahead for...read more
Live in Town - Play in Town - Shop in Town - Work in Town The Ridgefield ECDC welcomes Work The Ridge to 22 Catoonah Street, located next to the Post Office in downtown Ridgefield. Work The Ridge has the objective to provide simple work space without wasting time or...read more
Published by Hamlet Hub on Tuesday, 07 November 2017 17:44 Written by Tara Daly Ridgefield makes Connecticut Magazine's bi-annual November "Best Towns" issue - AGAIN! This time, Ridgefield's listed among the magazine's "Terrific Towns: Main Street". Nice shout-out for...read more
Introduction to the Ridgefield CT, Branchville TOD Plan (11-01-16) This plan was commissioned by the Western Connecticut Council of Governments (WestCOG) on behalf of the Town of Ridgefield. The goal of this plan is to identify infrastructure improvements and...read more
About 30 Ridgefield CT village merchants will remain open on Thursdays until 8:00 PM. Most merchants are expected to operate between the hours of 10 am and 8 pm. Restaurants are normally open later. It is recommended that you check the hours of your favorite...read more