With its powerful draw of an ideal location and business-friendly policies, Quincy is a magnet for commercial and residential development.  Today, it’s rich mixture of office, manufacturing, retail and commercial development combined with its strong residential neighborhoods, educational and recreational facilities make it attractive to new and expanding businesses.  Ideally located just seven miles south of Boston, Quincy is the largest City on the South Shore with a population approaching 90,000. The city’s commitment to economic development sets it apart. City officials and business leaders are united in their efforts to promote a strong, healthy and growing business environment.