El Granada Private Security Guards & Services

Introducing First Security Services, providing El Granada with security guards for over 4 decades and counting!


In hiring a security company, you not only want a company that can provide well-trained guards and a variety of security services, but you also want a company that has a thorough understanding of the culture and needs of the city, as that has proven to lead to better protection.


El Granada Private Security Guards & Services


First Security Services provides security in El Granada that is immensely valuable and affordable, especially when you consider what you receive in return.


If you’re in need of El Granada security guards, First Security offers the following services:


Vehicle Patrol Services:


We operate one of the largest private patrol operations in El Granada. First Security’s expert management team will work with you to assess your patrol needs and provide their professional opinions, making sure to meet your budget while not sacrificing on the quality of security.


El Granada Security Officers:


First Security provides El Granada security guards that are the finest in the area. All of our guards are extensively trained and are continually working to upgrade and refine their skills. No one at First Security gets complacent!


General Overview of El Granada, California


El Granada is located in the northern portion of the coastal section of San Mateo County, California and is a census-designated place, also known as a CDP. It is situated close to San Francisco, which is 25 miles to the north, and Santa Cruz, which is 45 miles to the south. In addition, Half Moon Bay, Moss Beach, and Montara are all close by.


The total population of El Granada is 5,467, a decrease from 2000, in which the population was 5,724.


Its total area is quite small, as it’s 4.822 square miles, which gives it a population density of 1,100 people per square mile.


The median age of the population is 44.5 years, a number that is on the higher end.


In comparison, the State of California’s median age is 33.3 years and the national median age is 37.2 years. El Granada’s median age is over 11 years above the state average and is over 7 years above the national average.


49.1% of the population is at least 45 years old.


The layout of El Granada, which is a concentric-circular street layout that is highly unique, was the work of Daniel Burnham, a prominent and influential architect. He was hired by the Ocean Shore Railroad at the beginning of the 20th century to create the layout of the city. Originally, El Granada was designed to be a sort of seaside resort of which the wealthy in San Francisco could visit. It still, to this day, is a sort of seaside resort to many.


El Granada actually has a very high median household income of $113,802. This is an increase from 2000, in which it was $91,979.


In comparison, the State of California has a median household income of $58,328 and the United States has a median household income of $53,046. El Granada’s median household income is thus over double the national average and close to double the state average.


El Granada also happens to have a very good crime rate. It has a crime rate index of 76, meaning that it’s safer than 76% of the cities in the United States.


There is a 1 in 907 chance of being a victim of a violent crime in El Granada and a 1 in 97 chance of being a victim of a property crime.


The State of California has a 1 in 249 chance of being a victim of a violent crime and a 1 in 38 chance of being a victim of a property crime in comparison. El Granada has a very low violent crime rate and property crime rate, but it should be noted that its property crime rate is much closer to the state average of the two.


First Security understands the security needs of El Granada and San Mateo County in general and will be able to provide the very best in security services.


El Granada Residential, Retail, and Personal Security Services


First Security can help protect those in El Granada by providing the following specific security services:

  • Residential Security: The residents of El Granada are quite wealthy. However, many of them do not live in El Granada throughout the year, as some simply have vacation homes in this small town. Others commute elsewhere for work, such as to nearby San Francisco. Because some of these homes can be vacant for extended periods of time, it’s important that they have the necessary security in place to ensure that they aren’t vandalized in any way. First Security Services would be able to provide advanced alarm system, as well as to provide security patrols if needed. In addition, alarm systems can be placed in any boats or other watercraft.
  • Food & Beverage Security: One can expect a litany of fresh seafood places due to El Granada being a coastal town. Some of the main restaurants, cafes, and bars in the area are: Hop Dogma Brewing Company, Creekside Smokehouse, Mercado Buenos Aires, Silver Star Grill, and Belgium Waffle Haus Inc. First Security Services can make sure that all of these locations are provided the necessary security protection that they need both during opening hours and after hours.
  • Points of Interest Security: El Granada may not have too much to do within it, but there’s plenty to do in some of the nearby locations, such as Half Moon Bay. Hop Dogma Brewing Company offers tours for visitors, as well as tastings. In addition, Half Moon Bay State Beach is a wonderful place to visit with family, since it’s not only extremely clean but is also devoid of a large amount of tourists.
  • Cannabis security


By hiring First Security, companies, organizations, and institutions, both of the private and public variety, will be able to ensure that they’re provided professional protection in regards to:


  • Vandalism
  • Theft
  • Intrusions
  • Employee Safety
  • Customer Safety
  • Violent Crimes


Residents in El Granada should consider hiring First Security patrol services to make sure that their community and their homes always remain safe. In addition, a great service, especially given how small El Granada is, would be to install alarm systems through First Security’. By installing the alarm systems, you will have 24/7 monitoring and will have the authorities at your doorstep as fast as possible should any break-ins occur!


What makes First Security stand out is that every single First Security officer has been trained extensively on weaponry, restraining strategies, and combat PLUS the ability to peacefully resolve situations. First Security works with each and every company to find out their particular security needs and what they expect the service to entail, even as it pertains to the behavior of the First Security officers.

Looking For Security Guard Jobs In El Granada?

At First Security Services, we are always looking for qualified security professionals to add to our talented team. Visit our El Granada security guard jobs page to apply today!


Contact Us Today!


First Security has been serving San Mateo County for over 40 years, developing long-standing relationships with residents and businesses by providing service that exemplifies the qualities of professionalism and efficiency. For your El Granada security guard needs, please don’t hesitate to fill out the form on the First Security homepage to get your free service quote today!