Why Metuchen

Metuchen is a center for business and commerce. Metuchen is conveniently located in the center of Edison Township surrounded by Perth Amboy, Woodbridge, Edison andmetuchen--pkgdeck South Plainfield; all roads cross through Metuchen. Metuchen is a “transit village” and is about to take on the start of a several totally new development projects: 1)The Metuchen District with Whole Foods as an anchor store, other retail stores, office space and more residential living space; and 2) The Pearl Street Project (Woodmont Properties) consisting of a parking deck operated by NEXUS, residential apartments and retail space. Both projects are scheduled to begin in 2015 and to continue over the next 24 months.

As demographics change, more and more families looking for convenient shopping and other business services, and Metuchen taking on a new look, the opportunities for new businesses increases. Main Street and downtown Metuchen is expected to rejuvenate with more foot traffic while benefiting surrounding area businesses.

Metuchen is conveniently accessible via: Interstate 287, Garden State Parkway, NJ Turnpike, US Highway 1, State Highway 27 and various county routes connecting towns east, west, north and south.

Metuchen is also accessible via Mass Transit: NJ Transit’s Northeast Corridor Commuter trains and NJ Transit’s Buses: M819 (Plainfield to Metuchen), M810 (New Brunswick to Woodbridge Center Mall, Woodbridge) and M813 (Perth Amboy to Middlesex County College, Edison).

Whether your business is in the downtown area or surrounding area, your customers or prospects can easily reach you.

Interested in opening or moving your business to Metuchen, read our Guide to Opening a New Business in Metuchen or contact our office to learn about current businesses and future plans in the borough.