Located minutes from Port Elizabeth and half-way between New York and Philadelphia, Middlesex County is home to numerous Fortune 500 companies, three universities and world-class healthcare and research facilities and has long been the place where innovation and productivity have thrived.
Once here, it’s easy to recognize that Middlesex County is so much more than its location.
It is a dynamic county of over 831,300 residents and growing, making Middlesex the second most populated county in the state. Thousands of residents from a diverse array of cultures are attracted each year to our 25 unique municipalities, a mix of small towns, urban centers and rural communities. Young – the median age is just 36.9 – our residents are highly educated and skilled.
A vibrant restaurant scene has grown around the theater district, and includes some of the most diverse and praiseworthy cuisine in the region. French, Cajun, New American, Ethiopian, Japanese, Middle-Eastern, and Italian hotspots line New Brunswick’s downtown streets.
Located within the heart of New Jersey, Middlesex County has set itself apart as the best place to live and to work in the region. It’s the place that more than 831,300 people call home. It’s one of the few counties in the nation to hold a AAA bond rating from Standard and Poor’s. And it is the birthplace of college football, the incandescent light bulb and duct tape. There’s no wonder why it has been said that Middlesex County is The Greatest County in the Land!