Folsom

If you're looking for an affordable and beautiful place to live, Folsom, California is where you'll want to be.

This location offers a wide variety of activities such as museums, lakes, parks, and a great outdoor lifestyle. Located just southeast of Sacramento in the heart of California's Gold Country, this area is known for its vibrant nature — something that you will enjoy while being able to appreciate the climate and culture nearby. You will find avid cyclists using the American River trail or families window shopping in the Historic District. There is something for everyone!

The city's charm lies in the fact that it offers its residents a high quality of life amidst a backdrop of the Sierra Mountains. But, Folsom isn't just about nature – it has some great restaurants as well! It's known for its many excellent restaurants which offer a wide variety of cuisines from around the world. Whether you're looking to have an intimate night out with your favorite people or just want to grab some coffee and work on your computer, you will find the best restaurants in Folsom.
 

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Overview for Folsom, CA

79,201 people live in Folsom, where the median age is 40.3 and the average individual income is $51,261. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

79,201

Total Population

40.3 years

Median Age

High

Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.

$51,261

Average individual Income

Demographics and Employment Data for Folsom, CA

Folsom has 27,275 households, with an average household size of 2.7. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. Here’s what the people living in Folsom do for work — and how long it takes them to get there. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. 79,201 people call Folsom home. The population density is 2,840.71 and the largest age group is Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

79,201

Total Population

High

Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.

40.3

Median Age

50.92 / 49.08%

Men vs Women

Population by Age Group

0-9:

0-9 Years

10-17:

10-17 Years

18-24:

18-24 Years

25-64:

25-64 Years

65-74:

65-74 Years

75+:

75+ Years

Education Level

  • Less Than 9th Grade
  • High School Degree
  • Associate Degree
  • Bachelor Degree
  • Graduate Degree
27,275

Total Households

2.7

Average Household Size

$51,261

Average individual Income

Households with Children

With Children:

Without Children:

Marital Status

Married
Single
Divorced
Separated

Blue vs White Collar Workers

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White Collar:

Commute Time

0 to 14 Minutes
15 to 29 Minutes
30 to 59 Minutes
60+ Minutes

Schools in Folsom, CA

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The following schools are within or nearby Folsom. The rating and statistics can serve as a starting point to make baseline comparisons on the right schools for your family. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.
Type
Name
Category
Grades
School rating
St John Notre Dame School
PRIVATE
K - 8th
No rating available
The Phoenix Schools
PRIVATE
K - 8th
No rating available
PUBLIC
6th - 8th
5/5
Gold Ridge Elementary
PUBLIC
K - 5th
4/5
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
1/5
PUBLIC
6th - 8th
4/5
Carl H. Sundahl Elementary
PUBLIC
K - 5th
5/5
Oak Chan Elementary
PUBLIC
K - 5th
4/5
Empire Oaks Elementary
PUBLIC
K - 5th
5/5
Folsom Educational Academy
PRIVATE
PreK - 5th
No rating available
Folsom Montessori School
PRIVATE
PreK - K
No rating available
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
5/5
Theodore Judah Elementary
PUBLIC
K - 5th
4/5
Blanche Sprentz Elementary
PUBLIC
K - 5th
4/5
Folsom Hills Elementary
PUBLIC
K - 5th
4/5
Russell Ranch Elementary
PUBLIC
K - 5th
5/5
Sundance Montessori School
PRIVATE
PreK - K
No rating available
Sandra J. Gallardo Elementary
PUBLIC
K - 5th
5/5
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
5/5
Brighton Private School
PRIVATE
K - 5th
No rating available
Natoma Station Elementary
PUBLIC
K - 5th
5/5

Around Folsom, CA

There's plenty to do around Folsom, including shopping, dining, nightlife, parks, and more. Data provided by Walk Score and Yelp.

40
Car-Dependent
Walking Score
67
Bikeable
Bike Score

Points of Interest

Explore popular things to do in the area, including Cielo's Cheesecakes, More Than Olives, and Art of Living.

Name Category Distance Reviews
Ratings by Yelp
Dining 4.46 miles 18 reviews 5/5 stars
Dining 2.01 miles 11 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 2.4 miles 5 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 1.03 miles 7 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 1.11 miles 13 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 4.72 miles 6 reviews 5/5 stars

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