With a total area of about 14 sq. miles, the town of East Haven is located in the county of New Haven. There is a great variety of flora and fauna in nearby forests. This attracts a lot of tourists and there is a lot of oppurtunities in the retail space. The Calabro Cheese Corp. and Foxon Park Beverages are some of the important employers in the town. The role of the education sector is quite advanced and it provides a major scope for employment.