El Segundo is a great place to grow your business or your family.
It balances an ideal business environment with a small-town community to provide the highest quality of life for its employers and residents. There are tree-lined neighborhoods with award winning schools, parks, athletic fields, as well as a wealth of dining and retail experiences that range from historic Main Street to modern lifestyle centers. All of which are set within a thriving business community that offers a variety of modern and well-designed commercial spaces. Explore El Segundo and discover everything it has to offer.
Downtown El Segundo is the heart and soul of the community. Tucked between the beach and quiet residential neighborhoods, the downtown area inspires some of El Segundo’s most unique businesses, ranging from custom surfboards to hip dining and a vintage movie theater to a museum of modern art.
El Segundo has preserved its small town roots with its charming parks, sprawling athletic fields, and an architectural landmark as its high school. These values help create an environment where the police and fire departments feel closely tied to the residents and businesses of El Segundo.
Smoky Hollow is an authentic and historical business zone that is emerging as a center for creativity and innovation. Small visionary companies with large aspirations have staked their claim in Smoky Hollow. With an unparalleled level of energy and excitement, companies here roll up their modern day garage doors and entrepreneurial sleeves.
Fronting along the South Bay's vibrant Rosecrans Corridor, Continental Park combines the best of premium office space with adjacent first-class retail, recreation, and residential amenities, all in a high-quality campus setting, surrounded by the extremely desirable El Segundo and Manhattan Beach communities.
A premier lifestyle destination resides in Plaza El Segundo. This dynamic center incorporates popular stores for everyday shopping to upscale boutiques, eateries, and hip fashion that cater to both GenY and adult shoppers. The second phase of Plaza El Segundo, The Point, debuted in July 2015 as the "South Bay's Living Room."
Nestled in between Fortune 500 companies and the Aerospace District, lies The Edge. This bustling area contains the 46.5-acre mixed-use environment called Campus El Segundo, which includes new office campuses, such as elevon and The Edge. The city’s new fire station and athletic fields are also located in this area.
Zoned for commercial, industrial, and manufacturing businesses, the Aerospace District contains many of El Segundo’s (and the country’s) most prominent corporations and aerospace companies. It is home to Los Angeles Air Force Base, Northrop Grumman, Boeing, Raytheon, and The Aerospace Corporation, just to name a few.
Rich in amenities, the Tower District encompasses premier Class A office campuses with a vast array of exciting lifestyle centers. Traveling north on Sepulveda, some of El Segundo’s landmark buildings, such as Pacific Corporate Towers, can be seen lining the bustling street while a large concentration of El Segundo’s Fortune 500 companies are also found here.
Raytheon Company is a global technology leader in aerospace and defense, cybersecurity solutions and state-of-the-art electronics. The 142-acre Raytheon campus in El Segundo is located at 2000-2100 East El Segundo Boulevard. Current plans for the campus call for a three-phase development and up to 2.15 million square feet of new construction, including office, warehousing, light industrial and commercial (retail/restaurant) uses.
Home to El Segundo’s Wiseburn School District is the Wedge. It is located in the southeast corner of the city and contains exciting sport entertainment companies, such as Time Warner Cable Sports and Ross Racing Pistons. Creative agencies, like The Ballpark Advertising Agency, have also found a home at the Wedge District.
The Chevron El Segundo Refinery has been a proud member of the community since 1911. El Segundo earned its name (“the second” in Spanish) by becoming the site of the second Standard Oil refinery on the West Coast when Standard Oil of California purchased 840 acres of farmland.
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