Northwest Lyon, known as ‘Ouest Nord’, offers excellent living and working conditions. The main focus in this area is on services to companies and individuals.

Key figures

  • 8 municipalities
  • 56,320 inhabitants
  • 5,500 establishments
  • 43,600 salaried jobs
  • 39,970 private-sector salaried jobs

Source: Portraits économiques de territoires de la métropole de Lyon: Ouest Nord (Observatoire partenarial lyonnais en économie - Édition mai 2021)

Access and connections

An area at the crossroads of major thoroughfares:

  • M6 (ex-A6)
  • RD 306 and 307
  • north ring road

Opportunities for development and support 

  • Techlid: an economically dynamic local area
  • Commercial real estate conducive to business development
  • Importance of the Lyon West Ecully campus
  • Local services for companies and employees: restaurants, sports and leisure, shops, childcare centres, concierge services, and more
  • Complementary skills and business services with:
    • the Lyon Métropole Inclusion and Employment Centre (MMIE) and
    • the APADLO association of business leaders
  • Partnerships with a network of public and private players from the spheres of business, social integration and employment, commercial real estate, transport, and more 

High-potential business sectors

These companies chose Northwest Lyon

  • Acoem
  • Blédina
  • Dimo Software
  • Groupe LBA
  • Groupe SEB
  • Materne
  • REEL
  • Sopra Stéria
  • Stanley Black&Decker
  • Sword

Map of the Northwest area

The municipalities of the Northwest area

  • Champagne-au-Mont-d'Or
  • Dardilly
  • Écully
  • La Tour-de-Salvagny
  • Limonest
  • Lissieu
  • Saint-Cyr-au-Mont-d'Or
  • Saint-Didier-au-Mont-d'Or

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