Home to an entrepreneurial spirit and superior quality of life, Elk Grove is a family-oriented community where opportunity is around every corner. The city offers everything from starter homes to ranch estates, and provides a safe, youthful environment where families put down roots. Its population of more than 170,000 residents is diverse in ethnicity, age and income levels. There are approximately 52,000 households in Elk Grove with a median income, second largest City in Sacramento region, of $84,827.
Elk Grove’s location provides easy access to two major freeways, the Sacramento International Airport, rail lines and two ports. The City of Elk Grove is known for an award winning school district, a variety of outstanding restaurants, a historical district, first-rate parks, and much more. Elk Grove has a prosperous business community that boasts a diversity of shops, services and promising careers.
Named the first city to incorporate in California during the 21st century (July 2000), Elk Grove has blossomed with new businesses, residents, and employment opportunities, City services include an outstanding police department, animal care services unit and a first-rate public transportation system.
Elk Grove is a city with small town roots that boasts a proud heritage and bright future.
For much more information, see http://www.elkgrovecity.org/visitors/about_elk_grove.