Why do business in Wakefield?

Why do Business in Wakefield?

The same reasons that make Wakefield "A Great Place to Live" make Wakefield a great place to set up your business.  Additionally with 40,000 plus residents within two miles of Downtown Wakefield, the primary business trade area is strong.

  • Wakefield has several business development groups which give local businesses opportunites to interact with the community at many Festivals, Art Shows, Musical Performances and other public events.
  • The Albion Cultural Exchange hosts First Thursdays in Downtown Wakefield featuring many cultural events which bring shopping and foot traffic to stores in our Downtown Area.
  • Wakefield Main Streets is currently funding a plan to add benches, lighting and Way Finders to Downtown Wakefield.