We are dedicated to achieving steady, long-term economic growth for the communities of Grand Bay-Westfield, Saint John, Rothesay, Quispamsis, and St. Martins by creating opportunities and driving prosperity.

Key Facts

  • Population

    126,202 live in the greater Saint John area, and our historic Uptown core is the Maritimes’ most densely populated mixed-use neighbourhood.

  • Key Sectors

    Saint John’s key industrial and commercial sectors include Information and Communications Technology (ICT), Advanced Manufacturing, Health Sciences, and Energy/Petrochemical.

  • Education Level

    The province boasts five universities, 11 colleges and a wide variety of private post-secondary options, graduating more than 7,000 students annually. Saint John is home to the University of New Brunswick, Dalhousie Medicine New Brunswick, the New Brunswick Community College, and other private options.

  • Language Mix

    In Saint John, 15% of the workforce is bilingual.

  • Location

    Saint John is located in the Atlantic Time zone, perfectly positioned to support customers in the UK and west coast of North America, and within easy reach of Halifax, Montreal, and the US northeast.

What's New

Our Stories. Saint John is a city of success stories. Read about a few of them here.

Workforce expansion

Uncovering the Hidden Job Market for Newcomers

Growing a business

Bicom Systems Picks Saint John