Maidstone is the county town of Kent and resides around 30 miles southeast of London. Maidstone has a population of around 75,000 people and its location provides easy access for those wishing to commute into the capital.
Historically, industry in Maidstone was centred around paper manufacture and brewing. Paper and packing continue to be important within Maidstone, and Aylesford is home to the largest paper recycling factory in Europe, which is used by the newspaper industry.
Today, other key areas of employment within the town of Maidstone can be found in the retail, service and administration sectors, amongst many others including manufacturing and construction. There are also a number of business parks within Maidstone that provide employment opportunities with a number of technology firms that are based in and around Maidstone.
Maidstone maintains excellent transport links with the rest of the UK, and is a short commute to London for those wishing to gain employment outside of Maidstone. Major roads include the M20, A20 and the M2 motorway is also within easy reach.
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