Find what you need for your business to thrive in Escondido!
Diverse, quality businesses are essential to Escondido. Local businesses bring a wide range of jobs for Escondido residents, generate tax revenue to fund essential services and quality of life amenities, and contribute to the health of our local and regional economy. The City works closely with businesses, business groups, education leaders, workforce groups, and residents to make sure Escondido is a great place for people to thrive.
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Need to move your business outside in response to COVID-19 regulations? With the City's Business Recovery Strategy May 2020 and August 2020 Update that expanded sidewalk and parking area dining and retail opportunities - you can do just that! Visit this page for more information.
COVID-19 Financial Recovery Resources
Helpful Quick Links
Apply or Renew a Business License
Business Resources Guide