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 and is a desirable place to raise a family.

  • 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 including Folsom Lake College,  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

High Quality Schools

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

Dive into the outdoors

  • Perfect weather
  • 40+ miles of paved trails
  • 2 lakes = unlimited water sports

The quality of life here surpasses high expectations. Perfect weather. Cycle, run or kayak a few steps from your front door. Find an ideal job among tech giants or be part of an innovative start-up creating the future. Folsom – it’s as simple or as complex as you want it to be.

Community

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In Folsom, the focus is not just the beginning. It 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.
  • Folsom has a business-friendly city government.

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

  • 4 Highway 50 access ramps
  • 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

  • Area universities produce young talented graduates
  • Folsom Lake College is within the city
  • Colleges programs are tailored to meet needs of a changing workforce

The quality of life here surpasses high expectations. Perfect weather. Cycle, run or kayak a few steps from your front door. Find an ideal job among tech giants or be part of an innovative start-up creating the future. Folsom – it’s as simple or as complex as you want it to be.

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Business Concierge

Major Employers

In business it’s all about success. The environment for business success is in Folsom such as a young tech-savvy workforce, affordable utilities as well as a business-friendly city government.

  • 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?

  • Let us be your business concierge
  • We have the contacts and resources to assist
  • FEDCorp is a network of company CEOs both large and small

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!

We’re Growing

  • 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.

The quality of life here surpasses high expectations. Perfect weather. Cycle, run or kayak a few steps from your front door. Find an ideal job among tech giants or be part of an innovative start-up creating the future. Folsom – it’s as simple or as complex as you want it to be.

Community

Accolades

Education

Amenities

New Businesses

Transportation

By the Numbers

Major Employers

Located along the eastern edge of the Sacramento region, Folsom has been recognized as a top location for companies seeking access to talent and unsurpassed quality of life.

  • Intel, Powerschool, California ISO, VSP Global and Toshiba are just a few of the companies who have discovered Folsom.
  • Development of a 3600 acre master-planned community South of Highway 50 expected soon.
  • More than 300 acres of new commercial/industrial development means a demand for new development.

 

 

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

  • 4 Highway 50 access ramps
  • 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’re Growing

  • 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.

The quality of life here surpasses high expectations. Perfect weather. Cycle, run or kayak a few steps from your front door. Find an ideal job among tech giants or be part of an innovative start-up creating the future. Folsom – it’s as simple or as complex as you want it to be.

Permitting

Accolades

Education

New Businesses

Transportation

By the Numbers

Business Concierge

Major Employers

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