Oceanside's manufacturing segment represents a wide variety of advanced technologies from cancer drugs to transdermal medical patches, precision metal components, to food manufacturing and sports equipment like sailboats, kayaks and surfboards. Oceanside is centrally located between San Diego and Los Angeles and has access to three major thoroughfares: I-5, Hwy 78 and Hwy 76.


2019 estimates

  • Population: 178,021 (Dept. of Finance, 2019)
  • Median Age: 36.69
  • Average Household Income: $87,163




State colleges and universities

Oceanside can access quality customized training at a cost subsidized by the State of California through the Employment Training Panel (ETP) program. This training is an opportunity for you to ensure that your workforce is trained and ready to go on your opening date.

North County Career Center

Go-Biz - California Competes Tax Credit


4,952 businesses
3,168 Brick & Mortar Businesses
58,641 Employees

Citywide Profile 2020 OCEANSIDE AT A GLANCE