Innovative Business--Incredible Quality of Life
The City of Carlsbad is a scenic coastal community located in North San Diego County, 35 miles north of downtown San Diego and 54 miles south of the John Wayne Airport in Orange County. The city's population is 107,000 and covers 39 square miles, 40 percent of which is dedicated to open space, including three lagoons, 46 miles of hiking trails and nearly seven miles of coastline.
Carlsbad has a wide range of business clusters, such as life sciences, action sports manufacturing, clean technology, information and communications technology (ICT) and hospitality and leisure.
Located on one of the COASTER commuter train stops, the historic Carlsbad Village has a variety of retail, restaurant and arts-related businesses. Carlsbad is also home to regional attractions, such as LEGOLAND, La Costa Resort and Spa and the famous flower fields.