Chico is the haven for innovation and entrepreneurship in the
As a university community, Chico brings together the educational
entities, the City, and community resources to assist
entrepreneurs and businesses to invest in Chico and create
career opportunities that yield a high quality of life.
Chico is a magnet to individuals seeking an environment where you
can live, work, and play while enjoying unparalleled access to
outdoor recreation and the social spirit of a vibrant
community. For additional information and data on Chico as
a business destination see
Chico by the Numbers.
Through the City Manager’s Office, the City provides development
assistance to businesses and individuals looking to locate or
expand their business in Chico.