Office of Economic Development

Temecula, branded as Southern California Wine Country, offers:


Our Economic Development Division also offers:
  • Access to a variety of business related resources
  • Ombudsman services
  • Personalized development review meetings with the Building and Fire Marshals

Location & Cost

  • Centrally located between Los Angeles, Orange County and San Diego, Temecula boasts designation in California’s Innovation hub (IHub) and the San Diego Foreign Trade Zone.
  • Rated one of the top 20 least expensive cities to do business in California by the Kosmont-Rose Institute, Temecula remains the ideal city for relocating, expanding, and developing a new project in Southern California
Temecula Area Map (Large)

Quick Facts

  • Current Population(2017): 111,024
  • City Limits: 37.18 sq miles
  • Retail Sales Tax Generation: Ranked Top 6% in CA 
  • Sales Tax Rate: 8.75%
  • Average Age: 35
  • # of Households: 32,959
  • # of jobs: 52,879
  • Average Household Income: $95,117
  • 2.7 Million Visitors / $696 Million Travel Spending
  • Average Daily Temperature: mid 70s
  • 13th Safest City in USA- Business Insider 12/2017