The City of Arcadia is one of Los Angeles County's truly outstanding communities designed for genuinely gracious suburban living. Through the combined efforts of civic organizations, business groups and a dedicated commitment by the City Council, Arcadia is revitalizing its downtown area and aims to be the perfect home for businesses and for business people. Successful business districts exist in north, south and west Arcadia.
The City enjoys many unique advantages for those business considering relocating to the area. The City's regional location, commitment to education and strong and stable government make it the ideal place to locate a company headquarters, a quality office building or a retail outlet. Located at the base of the 5,500 foot San Gabriel Mountains, Arcadia lies fifteen miles northeast of Los Angeles and is within the famed "Sixty Mile Circle" which encompasses a dynamic concentration of people, business, educational institutions and entertainment venues. With easy access to the 210 Freeway, in addition to a number of federal and state highways, there is a solid infrastructure for businesses who wish to connect with the rest of Southern California and beyond.
A well-educated, highly skilled and stable work force available in Arcadia and surrounding communities adds to the City's appeal for potential businesses.
Residents of the City tend to patronize upscale, quality retail establishments, and Arcadia's shopping centers and regional mall attract many to this locale. In addition, consumers from throughout the region flock to Arcadia to visit the world-renowned Santa Anita Race Track and the famous 83-acre Los Angeles County Arboretum And Botanic Garden.
For additional information, please call (626) 574-5430, or click here to access the Business License Staff Directory.