The Economic Development division helps maintain and grow the County's economic base, which supports a high quality of life for residents, businesses, and tourists within Placer County.
Services & Programs
- Sites & Buildings
Available industrial and commercial sites and buildings for sale and lease.
- Obtain a Business License
Get a new or renew a business license to do business in unincorporated Placer County from our Treasurer-Tax Collector office.
- Economic Intelligence
Placer County demographics including current population estimates, future population projections, Sales & Use Tax, Transient Occupancy Taxes, economic analyses, and reports.
- Placer Business Resource Center
Free to low-cost workshops and counseling for startups and existing small businesses. Develop business plans, discover financing options, accounting courses, marketing strategies, state and federal tax and labor regulations, and employment resources.
- The Business Advantage Network
Workforce development providing no-cost hiring assistance to employers in the County, wage reimbursement, job seeker resources, and job fairs
- Economic Incentive Programs
Impact fee deferrals, impact fee and public infrastructure financing (Statewide Community Infrastructure Program), North Lake Tahoe Tourist Accommodation Units
- Lake Tahoe Film Office
Filming in beautiful Placer County, Lake Tahoe, free film permits, locations for filming, California Film and TV tax credit
- Placer County Economic Development Board
Advisory body for business retention and attraction efforts and the county's film promotion program.
Economic Development News
Learn more about our region's growth.