Welcome to the City of Elk Grove’s Economic Development Department. Elk Grove is a young, modern city on the move. With a growing population of 168,000, Elk Grove is the second largest city in the Greater Sacramento region, California’s fifth largest metro area. Our dedicated staff of professionals is committed to providing you personalized business retention, expansion, and attraction services so your business can realize its startup, scaleup, or relocation goals. From site selection to certificate of occupancy, and everything in between, we’re ready to help, because when you succeed, we succeed.