Location & Access

Location, Location, Location

There’s really no other way to say it. As the northernmost suburb of New York City, Dutchess County’s strategic location ensures closeness to major consumer markets, robust industries and top talent, without our competitors’ extraordinary operating costs.

Dutchess COunty's central location and ease of access to major transit routes, make Dutchess the perfect place to do business.Access to major transportation corridors, including Amtrak and Metro-North Railroad and Interstates 84,87 and 684 make Dutchess a hub of activity in the Tri-State area attracting multinational companies like Gap, Inc. to take advantage of this convenient supply chain access. For corporate executives, Dutchess County’s Hudson Valley Regional Airport offers convenient, cost-effective access to Manhattan and other East Coast hubs without the ground delays experienced at other New York metropolitan-area airports.

Who says location matters? We do. Dutchess County’s location at the heart of the BosWash Corridor, combined with its distinct natural resources and historical character, is one of the top reasons why businesses and people call Dutchess County home.


A premier business-led organization, Think Dutchess Alliance for Business brings together 10 agency partners creating a one-stop shop for your site selection, financing, incentives, permitting and advocacy, strategic planning and counseling, marketing and networking needs.