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Folsom

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Education

One of the state’s highest performing education system an accredited college campus associated with the Los Rios Community College District.

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.

Amenities

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

Parks

46 developed parks totaling 261 acres

Natural and synthetic sport fields
Playgrounds
Indoor Sports Center
Basketball, tennis and volleyball courts
Water features
Walking trails
Picnic areas

Trails

More than 52 miles of paved trails

Trails for cycling, walkers and joggers
Travels through dedicated open space corridors
Links with American River Bike Trail which travels to downtown Sacramento

Water sports

Two lakes and the American River Parkway plus City Aquatic Center

Folsom Aquatic Center is a year-round facility offering an Olympic size lap pool, water slides.
Folsom Lake State Park offers beaches, boat ramps and picnic areas
Lake Natoma is known for its serene waters for mostly non-motorized craft including sailing and kayaking.

Entertainment

Off-Broadway plays or small theater productions

Harris Center for the Arts at Folsom Lake College offers off-Broadway productions, music, theater, dance, art exhibits.
Two state-of-the-art movie theaters
Quaint theaters showing off local talent are located in Historic Folsom.

Shopping

Choices include national brands and local treasures

Folsom Premium Outlets (Nike, Coach, Bose, Levi)
Palladio Lifestyle Center (Apricot Lane, Victoria Secret, Nordstrom’s Rack)
Broadstone Marketplace (Home Depot, Marshall’s, Pier One, Steinmart)
Many other shopping choices

Dining

Familiar choices or exclusive Folsom

Historic Folsom includes wine bars/pubs/steakhouses
Popular chain restaurants such as Olive Garden, Chili’s, BJs and more
Uniquely Folsom choices Land & Ocean, Fats, Visconti’s
And many more.

New Businesses

Recent openings and those set for later this year

Mikuni

185 Placerville Road

Nordstrom Rack

Palladio Parkway

Toshiba

Iron Point Circle

Fairfield Inn

1755 Cavitt Dr.

Lifetime Fitness

110 Serpa Way

Sprouts

905 E. Bidwell St.

Conference Direct

Blue Ravine Road

Folsom Cyclery

6606 Folsom Auburn Road

COMING SOON

Out of Bounds Brewing Company

Folsom Blvd.

Lazy Dog Restaurant

Palladio

Under Armor Inc

Folsom Premium Outlets

Folsom Lake Boat & RV Storage

Folsom Auburn Road

Breakout Folsom Escape Rooms

1011 E. Bidwell St.

Transportation

Major highways, Interstates and two airports means you or your products can get anywhere from here

Highway

  • Three ramps to Highway 50
  • Within 15 miles to major interchanges including Interstate 80 (Pacific-Atlantic) and Interstate 5 (West Coast).

Airport

  • Mather Airport (Cargo and Executive-corporate air service within 10 miles)
  • Sacramento International Airport (150 daily flights within 30 minutes of Folsom)

Light Rail

  • Three stops in Folsom including Historic Folsom, Glenn Drive and Iron Point Road.
  • Runs from Historic Folsom to Downtown Sacramento.

By the Numbers

Population, income/education levels, everything you need is here

72,246

Current Population

26,109

Housing Units

89%

High School Graduate or Higher

40.1%

Bachelor Degree or Higher

72.3%

Home Ownership Rate

60%

19-64 years old

24.3%

Younger than 18

9.6%

Older than 65

$108,878

Mean Household Income

$94,642

Median Household Income

46.7%

Female

53.3%

Male

3.13

Average Family Size

2.61

Average Household Size

Major Employers

Folsom's major employers range from technical to government to medical

Intel Corporation

Employer

6,361

Number of Employees

18.23%

% of total city employment

CA State Prison

Employer

1,726

Number of employees

4.95%

% of total city employment

Folsom Prison

Employer

1,044

Number of employees

2.99%

% of total city employment

Mercy Hospital

Employer

720

Number of employees

2.06%

% of total city employment

California Iso

Employer

562

Number of employees

1.61%

% of total city employment

Micron Technology

Employer

480

Number of employees

1.38%

% of total city employment

3.7%

City of folsom
unemployment

6.0%

Sacramento
Unemployment

30,535

(16+ years old) Civilian Employment

54%

Mangement, business, arts and sciences

24%

Sales and office occupations

13%

service ocupations

5%

Natural resources, construction, maintenance

4%

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