The city of Berkeley is located on the eastern shore of San Francisco Bay. It is located on the northern parts of California state. Berkeley is located in the county of Alameda. It has a total area of about 46 sq. kms. and is at an elevation of 1320 ft. above sea level. The Office of Economic Development at the city of Berkeley, work with local, regional and state partners to grow businesses in Berkeley.
The city is a center of technological innovation, and with a workforce expertised in marketing, green business, financing and commercial real estate, companies in the field of nanotechnology, bioengineering to zero waste production choose to take new intiatives in business. The economic development of the city revolves around the industries involved in aviation, medicine, archtecture, civic arts, automotive, construction, clothing accessories, information technology, petroleum and natural gas, health services, industrial machinery, chemicals and sporting good supplies.