Jefferson County, NY Economic Development
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Jefferson County Economic Development

JCED is the lead entity for economic development in Jefferson County, New York. We provide access to the full range of county-level tools and programs that support business growth and expansion.

Jefferson County Economic Development

JCED is the lead entity for economic development in Jefferson County, New York. We provide access to the full range of county-level tools and programs that support business growth and expansion.

Highly trained workforce!

Bolt Castle in the fall. photography by George Fischer.

JOB ALERT!! Would you like to be a part of growing our Jefferson County, NY community?

Come work with us! Economic Development Specialist position is now open! Click here for information!

*CLICK HERE TO APPLY FOR THE SMALL BUSINESS PRODUCTIVITY GRANT

* Key Points: The first approval date for grants will be on July 7 during our Board Meeting.  Also, you cannot begin a project until your grant is approved.  So please fill out the application but don’t do anything such as buy equipment or begin the project until you have a formal approval starting on July 7. Not all applications will be approved.

 

*CLICK HERE TO APPLY FOR THE INCUMBENT WORKER TRAINING GRANT

 Jefferson County Comprehensive Economic Development Strategy CEDS

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Looking for a Job or Need Employees?  Contact The Workplace!  The WorkPlace Overview

Direct Access to the Northeastern US and Canada, Jefferson County is bordered on the west by Lake Ontario, the north by the St. Lawrence River, and to the east by the foothills of the Adirondack Mountains.

To High Value markets such as Boston, Philadelphia and New York City.
279 miles
Trained and Ready Soldiers leave the Army EVERY MONTH!! from Fort Drum
300
Jefferson County Population
119,103

Featured Properties

Corporate Park Property 90,000 Sqft

22419 Route 196 Watertown, New York Large manufacturing and office space

Marcy Building 14,000 Sqft

Ready to go office space. Click learn more below for more information.

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Jefferson County Business Complex

• Easy access to I-81
• 66 miles to Kingston, ON, Canada

Exit 47 Commerce Park

• Easy access to I-81, and State Route 12
• 66 miles to Kingston, ON, Canada
• Served by CSX Transportation rail

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Office and Warehouse Space 6K sqft

23791 Route 12 Watertown, New York
Mixed use building
Office and Warehouse space

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Success Stories

North American Tapes

One of the largest tape manufacturer's in the world. NAT's "Yellow Core" is used by every team in the NHL.

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New York Air Brake

While we celebrate New York Air Brake’s 125-year history as a railroad supplier headquartered in Watertown, it’s… noteworthy to reflect on how the company began and developed into the train control systems innovator that the organization has become today.

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