WE'RE THE NEW CALIFORNIA DREAM
Greater Sacramento ranks among the top 10 regions nationwide for life science innovation, leads the world in agriculture technology, and is the place startups go to scale up. 42% of Sacramento's working-age population are millennials, younger than San Francisco, San Jose, and Seattle. With an affordable cost of living and a business-minded environment, more and more companies from large corporations to young scale-ups are discovering why Sacramento is the best investment the West Coast has to offer.
As the heart of California's Central Valley, Greater Sacramento grows the widest variety of food crops in the United States. Agri-business companies in Greater Sacramento develop cutting-edge technology to grow, harvest, and sustain the world's food crops. The next generation of food science is being developed right now in Greater Sacramento.
SMART, EDUCATED, CUTTING EDGE
UC Davis is among the top 10 facilities in the country for life science innovation, surpassing Stanford University, and is the preeminent center on the West Coast for cutting edge research and discovery. Greater Sacramento's universities and colleges create an educated workforce of 308,000.
SPORTS, ENTERTAINMENT, NIGHT LIFE
Greater Sacramento works hard and plays harder. Home of the NBA's Sacramento Kings and the new Golden One Credit Union Center, as well as the professional soccer team, the Sacramento Republic, and the AAA affiliate of the San Francisco Giants, the Sacramento River Cats, Greater Sacramento has something for every fan. Sacramento has a vibrant music scene and a robust nightlife, as well as plenty of theatre, dance, and art. We're young, after all, and Greater Sacramento delivers a diverse and eclectic entertainment scene.
LIVING IN CALIFORNIA'S CAPITAL REGION
Housing costs remain among the lowest in California, comparable to Chicago. Greater Sacramento has a robust housing market. Home buyers have little problem finding the perfect house, and those who rent have an enormous range of options.
Founded on discovery, built on leadership, fueled by innovation, California's Capital Region is open for business.