Doing Business in Escondido

Diverse, quality businesses are essential to Escondido. Local businesses bring a wide range of jobs for Escondido residents, generate tax revenue which helps fund essential services and quality of life amenities and contribute to the health of our local and regional economy.  The City of Escondido works closely with businesses and business groups to make Escondido an attractive and friendly place to do business. 

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Escondido Insight Newsletter Archive

  • February: Henry Avocado, Jacked Up Brewery, and more
  • March: San Diego Code School, Council City Awards, and more
  • April: Sustainable companies, Vesper Vineyards, and more
  • May: Trademark Venues, Grand Avenue Festival, and more
  • June: Java & Jazz, AgHub, and more
  • July: Tacos in Escondido, Elintrix, Community Advisory Groups, and more
  • August: Modern Maker Market, SmartCover Systems, and more
  • September: Forgotten Barrel, The Broken Token, and more
  • October: Women-Owned Businesses, Manufacturing, and more
  • November: Left Coast Engineering, A Taste of Life Skills, and more
  • December: Holiday Cheer, Small Businesses, and more
  • January: coming soon

Business Incentives

Information for New Businesses

Market Research and Reports

Local and Regional Business Organizations

City of Escondido GIS Resources

Workforce and Small Business Education Resources

Small Business Financing