Gopalpur Gram is one of the fastest developing areas in Kolkata. The Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose International Airport is at short driving distance from this locale. Gopalpur Gram is not just a residential town but also a commercial space that houses a number of IT Ccompanies namely Cognizant, IBM, Genpact, Hewlett-Packard, Capgemini, Tech Mahindra, Ericsson, Accenture, Philips, HCL Technologies, Vodafone India and British Telecom. The area is in close proximity to some the best entertainment facilities. Along with private clubs it also has accessibility to a good number of children's parks. Notable mention among those are a water park - Aquatica; a children's park- Nicco Park; a huge picnic spot consisting of water bodies called Nalban; and a club for adults with traditional Indian yoga and spa facilities - Vedic Village. Several shopping malls such as Axis Mall and City Centre are located in the vicinity. Another factor to encourage property investors is the proposed Metro connectivity tin the vicinity. The presence of basic establishments has transformed Gopalpur Gram into one of the best residential areas of Kolkata.