Northamptonshire is literally at the heart of England, meaning that 75% of the population is within two hours' drive. Its place at the centre of the national road and rail network has put Northamptonshire at the forefront of the national logistics and distribution industry. Popular towns with strong job opportunities include Northampton, Corby, Kettering and Wellingborough.
Northamptonshire has serious ambition and appetite for growth, alongside a track record of delivering this, both economically and in terms of population. In the last decade an additional 40,000 jobs have been created, the population has increased by 6,000 year on year, and the prosperity of every person has grown by £500 per annum.