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Why Major Companies Are Moving to Placer County

Placer County, one of the fastest growing areas in California, is proving to be a magnet to major corporations. Why are they moving here? We asked them:

  • Quality of life
  • Affordable housing
  • Seismic stability
  • Transportation system
  • Recreation nearby
  • Abundant labor market

If your company is considering expansion or relocation, why don't you read a copy of the current Placer County Economic and Demographic Profile, and contact:

Placer County
Office of Economic Development

175 Fulweiler Avenue, Auburn, CA 95603-4543
Phone 530-889-4016, Fax 530-889-4095

Ace Hardware has a 320,000 square foot distribution center in Rocklin

Ace Hardware's major distribution center is over 1 million sq. ft. employing 325 in the Sunset Industrial Area.

 Agilent Technologies Logo

Agilent Technologies employees 550 engineers, scientists & researchers in Roseville.

Hewlett Packard's Roseville plant, with 4,900 employees, has expanded to 1.9 million square feet
Hewlett Packard's Roseville plant, has more than 3,200 employees, and occupies 1.9 million square feet.

Image of TSI, formerly Telefunken 
TSI, formerly Telefunken, employing 580, manufactures semiconductor chips at their Roseville campus. 

Image of Pride Industries

Pride Industries, employing 1,100 in Roseville and Auburn