The business-friendly Santa Clarita Valley is conveniently located next to Interstate 5 and Highway 14 and is home to the 3rd largest city in Los Angeles County, the City of Santa Clarita. SCV is a growing area encompassing 520 square miles with a population of approximately 300,000 residents.
Just 30 miles north of downtown Los Angeles, the Santa Clarita Valley enjoys access to 23 interstate and local highways and enjoys easily accessible to LAX, Burbank Hollywood Airport, and the Ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach. SCV is ideally situated to help companies grow.
15 colleges and universities are within close proximity to SCV.
College of the Canyons has been recognized for leadership in correlating education with economic growth, job retention, and workforce development. In addition to meeting the academic needs of students seeking transfer and career technical education, the college also provides cutting-edge training more than 3,600 employees at nearly 1,000 area companies.
Ranked as America’s top college for students in the arts by Newsweek/The Daily Beast, California Institute of the Arts has set the pace for educating professional artists since 1970.
The Master's University provides undergraduate and graduate education with a spiritual foundation.
View our Talent Report to delve deep into the skills and expertise present in our region, providing valuable insights for businesses looking to thrive in today's competitive landscape.
The Santa Clarita Valley is one of LA County’s fastest growing communities with master-planned business parks and state-of-the-art facilities with the infrastructure and amenities to support them. Today, the Santa Clarita Valley boasts nearly 30M SF of industrial and commercial facilities. Looking ahead, approximately 8M SF of future land development is approved, including 2M SF either in land development or with buildings under construction now.
Setting up a business in a new location involves careful consideration of many factors, and during this early stage, a company needs comprehensive information and unbiased assessment. Companies and brokers trust the Santa Clarita Valley Economic Development Corporation because of our deep knowledge of business parks and new development projects.
From deciding to relocate to having the business up and running, SCVEDC provides support along the way. Due to our connection with regional partners, we can help expedite permitting process and liaise with relevant government agencies and local workforce development programs.
SCVEDC is your one-stop resource center and our team is here to help. Contact us to schedule a site visit, to learn about local incentives and workforce training, or for regional demographic information or reports.