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Folsom Facts

EMPLOYMENT

Folsom's major employers range from technical to government to medical.  Here are some of the major employers listed:

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SACRAMENTO UNEMPLOYMENT
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Folsom Jobs
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NATURAL RESOURCES, CONSTRUCTION, MAINTENANCE
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PRODUCTION, TRANSPORTATION, MOVING MATERIALS

NEW BUSINESS

New Business

AAG

Decisely

SeaQuest Interactive Aquarium

Brisas Do Sul Brazilian Steak House

Sephora

Crunch Fitness

Buckhorn BBQ

Coming Soon

Scott's Seafood

Willamette Valley Vineyards

Dutch Bros

Big O Tires

FOLSOM BY THE NUMBERS

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    High School Graduate or Higher
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    Bachelor Degree or Higher
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    Home Ownership Rate
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    19-64 years old
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Current Population
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Sacramento Region Population

Folsom

Highest concentration of software jobs in Greater Sacramento region and #1 in the Capital Region for professional/technical employment per capita.

47%

of Folsom residents over 25 with higher education degree.

Folsom

has no Utility User Tax. SMUD offers the lowest utility cost in California. 30% less than surrounding areas. 

365,240

students currently enrolled in a 4 year university within 100 miles. 

AMENITIES

Outdoor paradise with miles of paved trails, active parks, rivers, lakes and nature areas

Folsom is a community In the truest sense of the word. It has its own Public Safety service with fast efficient response from both Police and Fire departments. The city handles its own utilities including water and refuse services. A hazmat/recycling division helps residents and companies become more environmentally friendly. There is an active recreation department which offers events, classes, competitive leagues in basketball, soccer, swimming, pickleball, volleyball and more for all ages. Summer camps, arts and crafts, senior programs (including a senior center) are all available. To learn more, visit www.Folsom.ca.us.

EDUCATION IN THE FOLSOM AREA

Folsom offers residents one of the highest rated public school systems in California (source: GreatSchools.com) and numerous college and higher education opportunities located nearby. The Sacramento area offers a wide selection of business education courses, 2-year community colleges and 4-year options including UC Davis & Sacramento State. Here are information links.

Folsom Cordova Unified School District

Highest performing district in Sacramento area based on test scores and graduation rates

High Schools

Folsom offers two award winning high schools. Folsom High School and Vista del Lago excel in academics, athletics, music and arts.

Folsom Lake College

Folsom Lake College is the 109th community college in California. A part of the Los Rios Community College District, it offers more than thirty different degrees and certifications.

TRANSPORTATION

  • Three ramps to Highway 50
  • Within 15 miles to major interchanges including Interstate 80 (Pacific-Atlantic) and Interstate 5 (West Coast).
  • Sacramento International Airport (150 daily flights within 30 minutes of Folsom)
  • Mather Airport (Cargo and Executive-corporate air service within 10 miles)
  • McClellan Airfield- Privately owned public use airport located 12 miles from Folsom.
  • Three stops in Folsom including Historic Folsom, Glenn Drive and Iron Point Road.
  • Runs from Historic Folsom to Downtown Sacramento.
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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 EXPECTATIONS FOR BOTH FAMILIES AND COMPANIES.

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