The town of Lowell is located in the western-most part of Orleans county. It has a total area of about 145 sq. km. The local economy is enhanced by the industries related to information technology and real estate. Businesses related to computer system designers, computer software services and internet service providers, helps in the development of the economic infrastructure of the community. Building contractors, construction companies and equipment suppliers supports the development of the real estate industry. Commercial buildings in the area helps in the growth and development of restaurants and gift shops.