Supported by major industries like: pharmaceuticals, healthcare, financial services and higher education (Rutgers University) have been the hallmark of Metuchen’s economic stability. Additionally, along Route 1, between New Brunswick and Princeton, has become a hot spot for high-tech companies, creating a continuous development corridor.
Metuchen’s ideal location has brought many new jobs into the county since the 1980’s. The city is positioned as a major transportation corridor of the state and continues to support economic activity.
The Chamber acts as an information clearinghouse and legislative representative with state and local government. It supports and sponsors educational seminars, disseminates valuable information to its members and the public, offering services to augment the economic development of Metuchen. Through these and other activities, the Metuchen Area Chamber of Commerce strives to create and sustain Metuchen’s reputation as a great place to work and live.