Shop pOWAY!

50 Safest Cities in California

Why Does
Shopping Poway Matter?

  • Poway is ranked as the safest city in San Diego County.  That is only possible by investing city revenue in high quality fire protection and law enforcement.  By ensuring a constant flow of sales tax resources we can ensure a safer community.
  • Investing in the quality of our business communities also helps to keep our economy strong – providing jobs and self-employment opportunities to our residents.  
  • Having a strong economic base includes having businesses, and their employees, which also shop for local services and supplies.
  • Sales Tax supports Poway’s quality of life by providing high quality recreation programs, outdoor amenities, well maintained streets, performing arts programs, and open space.  
  • Shopping Poway is more convenient than travelling out of town and that helps you save the environment.
  • Getting to know your local businesses helps to build a stronger community.

What YOU Can Do

  • Poway already has one of the lowest sales tax rates in the County - Purchase your electronics and appliances in Poway.  Poway’s big box stores sell all major brand names of refrigerators, washing machines, televisions, computers, cellular phones, video games, and computer tablets.  
  • Consider making your major purchases like cars, motor homes, and off road vehicles from Poway dealerships.   
  • Shop for sports equipment, tools, and toys at convenient Poway stores to make your life easier.  
  • Fill your gas tank in Poway.  
  • Search on-line for Poway shops and restaurants - just Include “Poway” in your search.   
  • Educate your friends and neighbors on how important it is to Shop Poway!


Contact Us

  1. Jay Virata
    Economic Development Manager
    Ph: 858-668-4509