Why Open a Business in Bethel?

  1. Some of the best commercial space available anywhere
  2. Reasonable lease/rental rates and taxes
  3. Proximity to client base with potential for growth
  4. Excellent planning and zoning
  5. Access to major highways and all of Fairfield County
  6. Safe and secure--low crime rate
  7. Not saturated with competition
  8. Excellent mix of businesses--large, multinational companies and local and regional businesses as well as retail, professional and industrial businesses
  9. Active business community represented in Chamber of Commerce, town and state government, and other business organizations
  10. Wonderful mix of new and old architecture 
  11. Charming "walkable" downtown with nearby Metro North train station-patrons can walk around and discover stores, restaurants, and other businesses
  12. Warm, friendly, supportive residents and customer
  13. Great place to live--great schools including a national award winning elementary school
  14. Local pool of skilled and educated workers
  15. Knowledgeable and helpful town staff facilitates getting your business started


Four Successful Economic Districts