Siskiyou Economic Development

Siskiyou FAQ

Workforce

The low cost of living coupled with a high quality of life are tremendous assets, adding to our ever-increasing ability to sustain current businesses and attract new companies, jobs and investment to Siskiyou County.

For businesses, this means that attracting and maintaining a qualified workforce is a relatively simple matter. Absenteeism and turnover rates are low in the region, and our competitively-priced sites and buildings are among the best to be found in California.

Employment Data ( http://www.labormarketinfo.edd.ca.gov/county/sisk.html )

Demographics ( http://www.statsamerica.org/USCP/ )

Market Access

Located in scenic Northern California, Siskiyou is an ideal place to be located, between Portland and San Francisco, with ideal access to major consumer marketplaces.

With easy access to urban markets, proximity to suppliers and resources, and a quality labor force, there is no better place to live, explore, experience, and just be. Distribution of products by rail and truck is facilitated by the location of the properties along the major corridors of Interstate 5 and Southern Pacific railway, which runs along the length of the county.

Utilities


Siskiyou County is serviced by Pacific Power, which provides the lowest rates in the state. Pacific Power has a track record of providing excellent service and can install higher capacity stations if there is a need.

Transportation

As a West Coast transportation hub, we are well positioned to offer businesses significant advantages.