Living in Folsom, California: Where Quality of Life and Community Flourish

By Toll Brothers 2 minute read

Welcome to Folsom, California, a city that effortlessly blends natural beauty, thriving amenities, and a strong sense of community to create an amazing living experience. Nestled in the heart of Sacramento County, Folsom offers a captivating balance between a calm suburban environment and convenient urban access. With its picturesque landscapes, renowned schools, and rich historical heritage, Folsom is an enticing destination for those seeking a high quality of life and a place to call home. Explore the Folsom area and discover luxury homes that fit your lifestyle perfectly.

Front modern home exterior with garage
Regency at Folsom by Toll Brothers in Folsom, California


Natural Beauty and Outdoor Living

The city’s 48 charming parks with 50+ miles of recreational trails offer residents the opportunity to hike and bike while viewing the parks’ gorgeous natural scenery. Folsom Lake has stunning blue waters with a scenic shoreline. Families can find beaches nearby for picnics and enjoy activities, including kayaking and fishing on the lake.

Lake Folsom, which people living in Folsom, California, can swim in and enjoy


A Thriving Economy

Folsom offers residents a growing and diverse economy. Located 30 minutes from Sacramento, Folsom offers opportunities in government agencies and dynamic business communities. Folsom provides a robust job market with an extensive range of industries, including technology, healthcare, and business.

Shopping for people living in Folsom, California


Historic Charm

Folsom has a rich history, featuring the iconic Folsom Historic District. Historic Folsom invites residents to explore various events, such as visiting one of their many museums, listening to live music at one of the weekly festivals or parades, shopping at one of the antique stores, or grabbing a bite at a local restaurant.

Opera house that people can visit when living in Folsom, California


Folsom Education

The city provides students with many opportunities to achieve a quality education. The Folsom Cordova Unified School District is home to top-rated public and private schools with dedicated teachers encouraging their students to achieve academic excellence.

Light, airy home office design with natural lighting
Regency at Folsom by Toll Brothers in Folsom, California


Is Folsom, California, a Good Place to Retire?

Folsom is a great place to retire. With its pleasant weather, serene communities, proximity to amenities, and access to healthcare services, Folsom offers a welcoming environment for retirees. Toll Brothers offers Regency at Folsom Ranch, a gated, 55+ active adult master-planned community featuring 919 luxury homes spanning 275 acres in Folsom, California. Here, homeowners will enjoy a range of impressive amenities, including an expansive 18,000-square-foot clubhouse with onsite food and beverage services, a heated pool, fitness center, dog park, and more.

Indoor pool amenity at Regency at Folsom
Regency at Folsom by Toll Brothers in Folsom, California


What is it Like Living in Folsom, California?

Living in Folsom, CA, offers a delightful blend of a vibrant city atmosphere and a serene community feel. The city experiences a Mediterranean climate with hot, dry summers and mild winters, allowing residents to enjoy outdoor activities year-round. Folsom’s family-friendly environment, thriving economy, and a strong sense of community make it an ideal place to live for those seeking a balanced and fulfilling lifestyle.

Luxe backyard design with pool and fire pit at Regency at Folsom
Regency at Folsom by Toll Brothers in Folsom, California

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