Economic Development

Welcome to the Economic Development Department.  The City of Roseville proudly supports our business community. 

Roseville Small Business Seminar and Resource Expo scheduled for October 28, 2015 9:00 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.  For more information click here!

Fast Facts about Roseville
Population 128,382 - as of Jan. 1, 2015
Growth Rate 1.8%
Geographic Size 43.05 square miles
Elevation 164 feet
Median Household Income $74,579
Persons per Household 2.64
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 34.8% (percentage of residents age 25+)
Utility Providers
Electric City of Roseville
Water/Wastewater/Solid Waste City of Roseville
Gas PG&E

Advantage Roseville
 is committed to growing Roseville's economy through new business and investment, recruitment, retention and expansion.  With visionary members representing a variety of industries, we'll ensure a stronger and more prosperous future for everyone.  For more information, visit the Advantage Roseville website

If you have questions or need business assistance, please contact the Economic Development Department at (916) 774-5362.


Go-BIZ recently launched a new online business portal which provides information to business owners on starting a new business, permits and licenses, incentives, and local resources.  Key features include:
    - QUICK START GUIDE: contains information for starting or expanding, by business type, in the State,
    - CALIFORNIA BUSINESS NAVIGATOR: provides customized information on permits, incentives, and licensing,
    - SERVICE DESK: answers to commonly asked questions.

Join Ignite - Roseville's Young Professional Committee

Ignite helps next-generation leaders emerge as community and business leaders by fostering relationships and providing professional development opportunities. Visit their website for more information. 

A-Frame Signs - What do you think? Take a short survey
10/9/2015 -  The City is looking for input on the interest in allowing A-frame signs on a permanent basis. In evaluating this, our goal is to create balanced sign regulations that benefit our entire community while maintaining a quality aesthetic.

Accordingly, from October 9th – October 30th we will be surveying residents, business owners, and patrons to assess the community's desire to permanently allow for these signs.
Roseville named 10th best city in California for families
10/7/2015 -  Roseville is the 10th best city in California for families according to a recent survey by

WalletHub compared 240 California cities across 22 key metrics. The metrics range from the number of attractions to the number of pediatricians per capita to unemployment rate.

Roseville ranked well above average in several categories including being tied for first statewide in number of playgrounds per capita.

Roseville was also ranked in the top three percent for housing affordability and top seven percent for median family salary.

Roseville Small Business Seminar & Resource Expo coming October 28
10/2/2015 -  Looking to start a business or grow your existing business? Come to the Roseville Small Business Seminar and Resource Expo - Strategies for Success in Today's Economy, Wednesday October 28 at the Maidu Community Center.