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Why Grow Your Business At The Ridge…

  • 300,000 SF regional shopping center.
  • Located on the only road leading to the famed Lakes Region.
  • Two miles from the Maine border attracting shoppers seeking New Hampshire’s “No Sales Tax” status.
  • Robust daytime population including employees at Rochester’s eight business parks.
  • Rochester is the 5th largest city in New Hampshire by population and 1st by landmass and is situated on Route 16/Spaulding Turnpike boasting a population of more than 180,000 people in a 15 mile radius.
  • THE RIDGE Marketplace is directly adjacent to the region’s top performing Walmart Supercenter (225,000 SF). Rochester has welcomed 700,000 square feet of new retail and commercial space over the past five years.
  • Within the greater Rochester area there are three higher education facilities including The University of New Hampshire, Granite State College and Great Bay Community College.
  • Safran/Albany Inc., an international French based high-tech aerospace and defense company has opened a new 300,000 SF facility just minutes from THE RIDGE Marketplace. Here, Safron/Albany will manufacture composite components for the LEAP engine; a new generation of aircraft engines which will power Boeing and Airbus aircrafts. The plant is generating more than 1,000 new jobs.

Why Grow Your Business In New Hampshire…

  • In 2012, 34.2 million tourists visited New Hampshire and spent more than $4.42 billion on clothing, food and entertainment.
  • New Hampshire is surrounded by 3 highly regulated and highly taxed states (Massachusetts, Vermont and Maine).
  • Travelers to New Hampshire spend a larger share of their money at retail stores compared to most states.
  • Travel and tourism spending in New Hampshire is three times the national average (adjusted for population).
  • Travel and Tourism is New Hampshire’s second largest industry in terms of jobs supported by dollars from out of state.
  • Lakes Region Vacation rentals are up 17% from 2015. Outdoor attractions in The Lakes Region include nine state parks, 40 campground sites, 976 bodies of water, countless outdoor adventure facilities and the most visited lake in New England: Lake Winnipesaukee.
  • Attractions in the White Mountains region include eight state parks, 52 campground sites, 12 ski resorts and Mount Washington, New England’s tallest mountain at 6,200 feet high.

 

Travel and Tourism…

New Hampshire Tourism

  • In 2012, 34.2 million tourists visited New Hampshire and spent more than $4.42 billion on clothing, food and entertainment.
  • Travelers to New Hampshire spend a larger share of their money at retail stores compared to most states. Travel and tourism spending in New Hampshire is three times the national average (adjusted for population).
  • Travel and Tourism is New Hampshire’s second largest industry in terms of jobs supported by dollars from out of state.
  • Lakes Region Vacation rentals are up 17% from 2015. Outdoor attractions in The Lakes Region include nine state parks, 40 campground sites, 976 bodies of water, countless outdoor adventure facilities and the most visited lake in New England: Lake Winnipesaukee.
  • Attractions in the White Mountains region include eight state parks, 52 campground sites, 12 ski resorts and Mount Washington, New England’s tallest mountain at 6,200 feet high.

Rochester Tourism

  • Rochester is a major contributor to the state’s tourism industry offering hotels, numerous full service restaurants and retail shopping centers.
  • Travelers will head to THE RIDGE Marketplace to stock-up on essentials before heading to their vacation destination and will shop, dine and relax at “THE PARK”, an open-aired and serene park with outdoor seating and green space. A great place just to relax regardless of the weather…a welcome respite in Rochester!
  • The majority of tourists traveling through Rochester are considered to be “repeat vacationers” or seasonal home renters at one of the 250 habitable lakes within the region.
  • Being situated on Route 16/Spaulding Turnpike, Rochester is a natural stop on-route to New Hampshire’s Lakes Region and White Mountains regions where tourists and outdoor enthusiasts enjoy a wide range of outdoor activities year round.
  • SO much nearby…