Rated #1

“Best City to Raise a Family”

in California

More than 3,500 acres

added to Folsom make it a

scalable hub for the future

Highest concentration of jobs

and lowest unemployment rate

in the region

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Less than two hours from San Francisco or the ski slopes of Lake Tahoe, Folsom is ideally located. Enjoy an active lifestyle offered by two lakes, the American River and 52-plus miles of paved trails. 

Top companies including Intel, Micron, Toshiba offer high-paying job opportunities. With a rich history and outstanding education system, the “vibe” you’re looking for is here.

Educated and Affluent Community

  • More than 40% residents have bachelor’s degrees or higher
  • Median income is above $95,000
  • City features a $50 million performing arts center, various museums and art galleries

High Quality Schools

  • FCUSD highest academic performer in region
  • Folsom High School 2015 Gold Ribbon School
  • 6 California Distinguished Schools

Dive into the outdoors

  • Pleasant weather
  • 52+ miles of paved trails throughout the city. The 32-mile American River Bike Trail connects Folsom to Sacramento
  • 2 lakes = unlimited passive and motorized water sports
  • 46 parks including a skate park, dog park and aquatic center

Find your ideal job among tech giants or an innovative startup that changes lives. With near perfect weather and natural amenities, you can cycle, run or kayak only a few steps away from your front door. The quality of life here in Folsom surpasses high expectactions for both families and companies.

Community

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Major Employers

In Folsom, the focus is the never-ending process of growth and success achieved with a talented workforce fortified by the area’s major technology universities.

It’s an easy transition for companies to advance from start-up to technical powerhouse. Intel and PowerSchool are just two of the companies who have chosen Folsom for success.

Lowest utility costs in California

  • SMUD electricity 30% less than nearby areas
  • Rebate/energy programs available
  • Efficient city operated water, garbage and sewer

Transportation solved

  • 3 access ramps to east/west bound US Highway 50
  • Close to major interchanges with Interstates 80/5, Highway 99
  • Mather Airport 15 minutes away for commercial/business use
  • Sacramento International Airport 30 minutes away

We’ve got the workforce

  • Major employers create a diverse labor pool including engineers, financial services and customer service professionals
  • UC Davis, Sacramento State, and Los Rios Community College District produce young talented graduates
  • Quality of life and cost of living make this a desirable work force location

Find your ideal job among tech giants or an innovative startup that changes lives. With near perfect weather and natural amenities, you can cycle, run or kayak only a few steps away from your front door. The quality of life here in Folsom surpasses high expectactions for both families and companies.

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Business Concierge

Major Employers

In business it’s all about success and we have all the tools such as a young tech-savvy workforce, affordable utilities as well as a business-friendly city government. There’s room to grow as the city begins to develop 3600 acres south of Highway 50. 

We are committed to helping you locate and thrive here. Whether it’s assistance with permitting, finding new or additional space, staff or resources, we are eager to help.

Need help growing?

  • Assistance with commercial real estate, site selection and permitting are all part of our concierge services
  • We have referrals to local professionals to support the growth of your business
  • ChooseFolsom is a network of company CEOs both large and small who are available to share their expertise

Getting Around

  • Everything is here. No reason to jump on a highway
  • Your employees will enjoy the hassle-free lifestyle
  • Bike to work! The network of bike paths go everywhere!

Folsom by the numbers

  • Folsom will expand by 25% within 10 years
  • A masterplan community of 3600 acres will start soon
  • Ultimately 20,000 people could live south of Highway 50.

Find your ideal job among tech giants or an innovative startup that changes lives. With near perfect weather and natural amenities, you can cycle, run or kayak only a few steps away from your front door. The quality of life here in Folsom surpasses high expectactions for both families and companies.

Community

Accolades

Education

Amenities

New Businesses

Transportation

By the Numbers

Major Employers

Located along the eastern edge of the Sacramento region, Folsom is a top location for companies seeking access to talent and unsurpassed quality of life. Intel, Powerschool, and Toshiba are just a few of the companies who have chosen Folsom.

A new 3600-acre master-planned community south of Highway 50 includes more than 300 acres available for new commercial/industrial development. We have room to grow.

Lowest utility costs in California

  • SMUD electricity 30% less than nearby areas
  • Rebate/energy programs available
  • Efficient city operated water, garbage and sewer

Transportation solved

  • 3 access ramps to east/west bound US Highway 50
  • Close to major interchanges with Interstates 80/5, Highway 99
  • Mather Airport 15 minutes away for commercial/business use
  • Sacramento International Airport 30 minutes away

Folsom by the numbers

  • Folsom will expand by 25% within 10 years
  • A masterplan community of 3600 acres will start soon
  • Ultimately 20,000 people could live south of Highway 50.

Find your ideal job among tech giants or an innovative startup that changes lives. With near perfect weather and natural amenities, you can cycle, run or kayak only a few steps away from your front door. The quality of life here in Folsom surpasses high expectactions for both families and companies.

Permitting

Accolades

Education

New Businesses

Transportation

By the Numbers

Business Concierge

Major Employers

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