Greater Sacramento's Innovative Business Climate

Greater Sacramento is dedicated to positioning companies for success. Our skilled workforce, collaborative government programs, and affordable operating costs create an ideal environment for companies to innovate and grow their business.

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53% of the population in Greater Sacramento have STEM degrees

Greater Sacramento is the #15 market in the U.S. for new life sciences talent

Sacramento is the #6 small tech market in North America

Source: ESRI, CBRE

The California Option


Outpacing the nation and the state in degree achievement, the talent pool is young, educated and growing rapidly.


Northern California’s diversity and dynamism alongside competitive operating costs offer significant value.


Proximity, transportation and telecommunications efficiently connect the six-county region to the Bay Area and beyond.

Explore our thriving industry clusters


Future Mobility

Advanced Manufacturing

Life Sciences



Aaron Klein, CEO of Riskalyze
Aaron Klein,
CEO of Riskalyze

I think it’s been hugely beneficial to be based in Sacramento, instead of in Valley. We’re able to recruit amazing talent who move here for the quality of life and affordability of the region.

Growth on the horizon

Pivotal developments are changing the economic landscape in Greater Sacramento, driving growth and innovation.

The Railyards

In Progress
The 244-acre Railyards, the largest infill downtown development in the west, is set for exponential growth.

Aggie Square

In Progress
The UC Davis technology and innovation park will house 500,000+ sq. ft. of life science anchored lab space in downtown Sacramento.

California Mobility Center

In Progress
Based on the PEM Motion model in Aachen, Germany, the California Mobility Center will support, fund and commercialize new future mobility technologies and develop and promote new business and policy models for adoption on the international stage.

Our Services

Whether a company is looking to relocate, expand or build, our experts are ready to assist with data collection, site selection, relocation and public relations and marketing.

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