- The Economic Development Division provides information and assistance to companies looking to start, expand, and/or relocate to the City of South El Monte. Located approximately 13 miles east of downtown Los Angeles and in very close proximity to two interstate freeways and a major State Route in San Gabriel Valley, South El Monte is geographically attractive for new business opportunities. Within a 5-mile radius, there are over 531,000 people with an average household income of $55,633. If you are looking for a City that supports business, then South El Monte is your place!
The City’s Economic Division markets the City as an attractive business location and proactively contacts South El Monte businesses, as well as companies seeking to expand and/or relocate to the City of South El Monte. Business retention and attraction activities include providing interested companies with valuable information to help make the decision to locate or stay within the City of South El Monte.
If you are interested in starting, expanding, or relocating your business to South El Monte, please contact the Community Development Department at (626) 579-6540 Ext. 3218 for assistance and information. South El Monte is a great place for business!