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. It’s a desirable place to raise a family or simply enjoy an active lifestyle offered by two lakes and a river nature area circled by 40-plus miles of paved trails. Folsom has top companies offering high-paying

employment with the tech industry (Intel, Micron, Toshiba) to medical services (Mercy Hospital and Kaiser) and much more. With a rich history, outstanding education system including Folsom Lake College and its state-of-the-art Harris Performing Arts Center, 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

Accolades

Education

Amenities

New Businesses Coming Soon

Transportation

By the Numbers

Major Employers

Why start up here? Because in Folsom the focus is not just the beginning – it’s the never-ending process of growth and success easily scalable with such necessities as a talented workforce fortified by the area’s major technology universities.

With an abundance of infrastructure and resources, it’s an easy transition for companies from start-up to major technical powerhouse. Intel, Micron, and PowerSchool are just a few of the companies who have chosen Folsom for success both now and in the future.

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.

Permitting

Accolades

New Businesses Coming Soon

Transportation

By the Numbers

Business Concierge

Major Employers

In business it’s all about success. In Folsom we have the environment for financial achievement including a young tech-savvy employment force, affordable utilities as well as a business-friendly government. As the city begins to develop the area south of Highway 50

with an award-winning master plan, the potential for economic success is nearly limitless. We are committed to helping you stay and thrive here. Whether it’s assistance with permitting, finding new or additional space, staff or resources, we are available 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 Coming Soon

Transportation

By the Numbers

Major Employers

Located along the edge of the Sacramento region, Folsom has been recognized as a top location for companies looking for high quality of life and young talented trained employees. Intel, Micron, Powerschool, California ISO, VSP Global and most recently Toshiba are just a few of the companies who have chosen Folsom.

Within a master-planned 3,500 acre development to begin churning dirt south of Highway 50, there’s more than 300 acres planned for business development. We have room to grow and so will the 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 Coming Soon

Transportation

By the Numbers

Business Concierge

Major Employers

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