A Great Place To …

2 Million Consumers

Within a 300 km radius

20,000 Residents

Highly educated population

10km Radius

To an international airport

12.8 Minute

Average commute time

Anything But Business As Usual

Come for the savings. Stay for the lifestyle.

Open a business here and get ready to profit. But what’s really unique about Riverview is that aside from our prime location and cost competitive business environment, you will also profit in your lifestyle. It’s as rewarding to live here as it is to do business.

Nearshore location.
Centrally located.

Conduct business in real-time with North American, South American and European markets.

Riverview is a connected, central, and in-demand location. At the heart of the Atlantic Provinces, Riverview gives you access to three national and provincial transportation networks, and more than two million consumers within a 300-kilometre radius.

Educated labour force.
Exceptional Talent.

The employees and customer base you need to succeed.

Our residents enjoy a higher than average income compared to other communities in the province. And with two universities, two community colleges and several private colleges in the area, you’ll have access to a bilingual workforce that’s one of the most educated in New Brunswick.

Our Population at a Glance

Working age population 64.44%
Population with post-secondary 59.1%
Population earning over $80K 25%

It all adds up to affordable

Setting up and running your business in Riverview won’t eat into your bottom line.

The Greater Moncton region boasts among the lowest operating costs in business centres in both Canada and the United States. And Riverview boasts one of the lowest monthly housing payments of any similarly sized town in Atlantic Canada.

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Commercial development?
We have an incentive for that.

Competitive programs and rebates.

The Town of Riverview offers an incremental tax-based rebate that promises significant financial savings and increased cash flow.

Our Top Industries

  • Back Office

  • Clean Tech

  • Tourism

  • Creative

  • Retail

Be jealous of our lifestyle. It’s natural.

Close to nature. Close to perfect.

A special place to live, work, and raise a family. Settle in amongst friendly neighbours and the beauty of wild New Brunswick. With a commitment to active living the town invests in parks, walking, biking and ski trails, and rec facilities.

A great place to grow

Great schools, dynamic programming, and a welcoming culture have earned Riverview a reputation for family living. Kids and parents alike will value the lifestyle in Riverview.

Low impact living

We value a pristine environment, the ability to choose active transportation, and creating a rich future for our children. It’s why the town of Riverview has implemented—and updates—sustainability plans, programs, and celebrations.

“It has been a great experience in Riverview. Its warm people, friendly environment and scenic beauty makes it a delight! As an organization, availability to a multicultural, diverse work force and skill set is definitely an asset.”

Deepa Khosla
Business HR Leader – Tech Mahindra.

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