Economic Development


Palmdale’s robust economic development program creates strategies and programs to retain, expand and attract businesses, builds job opportunities, and enhances Palmdale’s economic vitality. Those who are interested in starting, keeping, expanding, or relocating a business in Palmdale, will find our staff ready to offer assistance.

Business Impact Survey

Since the beginning of Stay at Home orders implemented as the result of the COVID-19 pandemic, businesses have been impacted in a variety of circumstances. As your colleagues and neighbors, the City is committed to advocating for and supporting our local community in the most effective manner possible.

The Business Impact Survey will provide valuable data for the City to use to strategize a plan for our community as we move into the next stages of recovery. Your answers will be confidential and will be used for informational purposes only.

For additional information, please email Economic Development at or call 661-267-5125.

Business Impact Survey – English

Business Impact Survey – Spanish

Keep LA Working and Worker Resiliency Fund

Emergency funds are available for individuals who are unemployed due to COVID-19. 

Antelope Valley America’s Job Center can assist with essential expenses such as food, rent, utilities, transportation and training to help you maintain safe housing, stay connected, and gain the necessary skills to re-enter the workforce.

Keep LA Working Resiliency Worker Grants (PDF)