Our charming character and fascinating history are just the beginning! You will find that Glassboro, New Jersey offers many appealing qualities that you are looking for in a community for your business.
Glassboro is in an ideal location. We are centrally located, and are in close proximity to the borders of Philadelphia and Delaware. From here, your business can reach customers from Atlantic City, Philadelphia and Wilmington, as well as those in Central New Jersey and New York.
A Superior Quality of Life
Perhaps our biggest selling point is the excellent quality of life that is available in Glassboro. Glassboro has a range of housing choices including very affordable homes. We possess a very low crime rate, state-of-the-art healthcare and fabulous recreational opportunities. Then, there are our excellent public and private schools, wonderful arts, entertainment and cultural activities and facilities, and first-class athletic facilities. In Glassboro, you will find comfortable living in a location with a strong sense of community. And there’s more to come – with multiple retail, housing, and artistic projects underway, Glassboro will continue to be a premier community for living, learning, working and visiting. Please join us as we celebrate a grand past – and build an exciting future.
A Skilled and Dedicated Workforce
Rowan University offers a strong, annual labor supply. This is paired with a skilled workforce created in part by industry giants like Liscio's Bakery and Demountable Concepts. In Glassboro, you will find credentialed workers looking to branch out, to grow and to face new challenges. In addition, Gloucester County’s strong workforce development and training programs offer numerous sources of workers and funding to meet a full range of staffing needs.
Ready for New Business
As you’ll find on this site, Glassboro is poised and ready for new business! Our Economic Development Office is set up to personally help with any questions you may have about starting or locating a business in Glassboro, NJ. In addition, we offer attractive incentives and programs to encourage growth and new business opportunities. Finally, we have established a Business Improvement District and exciting programs to promote Glassboro.