The town of Old Lyme is located in the county of New London. It covers a total area of 75 sq. km. The pro business climate provided by the city encourages the establishment of the industries related to arts and crafts, automotive, construction, information technology, pharmaceuticals, freight forwarding, health, insurance, organic food, oil and lubrication, real estate, seafood, telecommunication and tourism, contribute to the local economy in a positive way. Commercial spaces are utilized by seafood restaurants, road side services, resale shops, printing services, parks and outlet of sporting goods, enhance the economic viability of the city.