Accolades – Choose Folsom


Folsom may be Northern California's best-kept secret, but word is getting out. It continues to garner nation-wide recognition as a top community to live, work, raise a family, or locate a business.

Below are a few of the accolades and rankings awarded to the city.

Best Place for Families to Live in California

WalletHub, 2018, 2016, 2015

3rd Best Place to Live in Sacramento, 2020

9th Best Place to Live in Northern California, 2019

3rd Safest City in California, 2019

24th Safest City to Raise a Child, 2019

19th Safest City in the U.S., 2019

2nd Best West Coast City to Raise a Family

Smart Asset, 2019

12th Best California City for Finding a Job

WalletHub, 2018

15th Safest City in California, 2018

7th Lowest Uninsured Rate in the Nation

WalletHub, 2018

Top 25 Most Livable Small Cities

Smart Asset, 2018

#15 Most Livable Small City in the U.S.

Smart Asset, 2018

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