Jack is Back and Sees Great Opportunities In These California Markets

California is famous for being a center for innovation and home to countless startups, and many of the tech brands we rely on every day made their start in the state. While the state is a famous vacation destination, many industries are represented there, from technology to healthcare.

  • Chico - Redding Metro Area
  • LA - Long Beach - Anaheim Metro Area
  • Merced Metro Area
  • Monterey - Salinas Metro Area
  • Sacramento - Stockton - Modesto Metro Area
  • San Jose - Sunnyvale Metro Area
  • San Francisco - Oakland Metro Area
  • Santa Maria - Santa Barbara Metro Area
  • Santa Rosa Metro Area

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California is the Home to Jack in the Box.

Not only did Jack in the Box first open its doors in California, but we have also been welcomed in many home towns and cities across the state.  Some of our largest multi-unit developers own large geographic areas in and around California.  See how you could find success in target markets where Jack is a household name.

We’re currently looking to expand our brand by offering franchise opportunities in target economic areas. If you’re interested in becoming part of your city’s thriving business scene, check out our list of priority areas available for development.

Franchise a Jack in the Box in California

Los Angeles – Long Beach – Anaheim Metropolitan Areas

If Los Angeles County were a nation, its economy would be the 19th largest in the world.  Jack is a California favorite with a great history in this area.  Learn more about the opportunities to grow in this thriving metropolitan area.

What's Better than One Drive-Thru? Two.

You could double your service, and double your revenue.  Our newest prototype supports increased traffic while offering improved efficiencies.


Our drive-thru and pick-up orders have increased.  So if you are  considering a high traffic area, our dual drive-thru is the perfect no-contact solution.

Chico – Redding Metro Area

As the most populous city in Butte County, Chico offers a large portion of our demographics incuding millennials and young families.

Merced Metro Area

Merced is growing exponentially and its a market that loves Jack in the Box.  As the gateway to Yosemite, visitors from around the world pass through.  Those visitors are hungry.  Very hungry.

Monterey – Salinas Metro Area 

Located on the Pacific coast, Monterey is the seat of this bustling area.  Monterey Bay continues to attract visitors interested in recreation, culture and interested in a meal 24-hours a day.  Its a good look to have Jack in the Box in Monterey.

Sacramento – Roseville Metro Area

Capital city, college town and hub economic and political activities, Sacramento is an area that knows and loves Jack in the Box.  This 24-Hour city loves the convenience and value we offer.

San Francisco – Oakland Metro Area

The Bay area is one of the largest economic and populous cities in the world. Food on the go is key for our guests who enjoy the convenience and deliciousness of Jack in the Box.  Non-traditional prototypes are availabile including counter-only models.

San Jose – Sunnyvale Metro Area

Technofiles practically own this area as it becomes the hub of the world’s largest tech companies.  Jack in the Box is a brand that attracts millennials and young families due to our innovative menu, fun atmosphere and the best munchies you can get at any time of the day.

Santa Maria – Santa Barabara Metro Area

This small city, yet large college town is full of Jack in the Box food fanatics.  Don’t let this opportunity pass you by.  Take advantage of a brand you can grow with.  And don’t forget delicious.

Santa Rosa Metro Area

Largest city in Wine Country.  Jack pairs well with your palate after a day of enjoying the best of the city.  Jack also loves college towns.  Or rather college towns love Jack.  See how we offer plenty opportunities for growth.

Jack in the Box is Looking for Operators with QSR Experience


If you have experience in multi-unit QSR investing or working knowledge of what it takes to run a fast-food business, we would like to speak to you. We are growing, and now is a great opportunity to speak to one of our franchise development members to learn more about our available markets.

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