Mercer County is home to top higher education institutions, Fortune 500 companies, the state Capital and a workforce that ranks among the most highly educated in the nation. Mercer County offers its current and prospective employers an ideal location to do business because of its proximity to the New York and Philadelphia metropolitan areas and an excellent transportation infrastructure with options for commuters that fit every lifestyle.

Mercer County features businesses from a wide array of industries including education, health services, business services, leisure and hospitality and boasts of a strong workforce in the professional, scientific and technical services industries.

Mercer County’s workforce and economic development organizations work seamlessly to offer a wide range of business workshops, financial incentives for businesses and employer/employee training programs for businesses.