Chico Mall is California’s largest retail property north of Sacramento and the only enclosed regional mall within a 45-mile radius. The center is ideally located, with excellent visibility and access from Highway 99. Dick’s Sporting Goods, Justice, Chipotle Mexican Grill, Maurice’s, rue21, Francesca’s and Torrid have all recently opened at the center, further broadening the consumer draw and enhancing value.
- Chico is the cultural and commercial center between Sacramento and the Oregon border.
- Regional labor force of 170,000 well-educated people
- California State University, Chico offers bachelor’s and master’s degree programs to over 17,000 students and Butte-Glenn Community College District enrolls over 12,000 students, with options for career technical training as well as university transfer
- Chico is California’s fastest growing city, due in large part to Camp Fire relocations. According to the California Department of Finance, Chico’s population grew 20.7% in 2018. (Source: Chico Enterprise-Record May 7, 2019)