Elk Grove, California

Elk Grove is a city located south of Sacramento, in Sacramento County.

Laguna Creek in Elk Grove, California- courtesy of Buyer's Broker Inc, specializing in Sacramento California Real Estate.Considered to be the second fastest growing city in the Sacramento area, Elk Grove has maintained its small town character with all the amenities of an urban area. Elk Grove is a family-oriented community where adults and children may enjoy one of the many social events organized by the city. With many parks within the city and close proximity to Folsom Lake, the American River and Lake Tahoe, Elk Grove offers its residents an amazing variety of recreational activities, from swimming to skiing.



Elk Grove Real Estate

The city offers a great choice of real estate properties from starter homes to ranch estates.

In July 2008, the average home sales price for a single family home or condo in Elk Grove, CA was $269,560. While this data is collected from the MLS and deemed reliable, it is not guaranteed.


Elk Grove Schools

Schools in Elk Grove are part of the Elk Grove Unified School District which is one of the fastest growing school districts in the country. It is also considered to be one of the best districts in the state with students regularly scoring above the state average as a whole.

Find out more about schools in Elk Grove here.


Points of interest in Elk Grove, California:

- Elk Grove Western Festival - a treat for the whole family held the first full weekend in May every year.

- Elk Grove Giant Pumpkin & Harvest Festival - a festival held annually during the first full weekend in October featuring a giant pumpkin weigh-off contest, crafts displays, food, and fun for the entire family.


Elk Grove Facts:
  • Area - 15.2 sq mi  
  • Population - 136,318
  • Median income - $77,064
  • Median age of residents - 32 years old