Sacramento Area Resources
Sacramento is the capital of California at the confluence of the Sacramento and American Rivers. It is a commercial, manufacturing and transportation center for a productive agricultural region. Government activities, financial institutions and tourism are all important to the city's economy. Situated between San Francisco and Lake Tahoe, it is home to over 400,000 people.
Sacramento is the site of California State University, Sacramento and several junior colleges. Points of interest in our city include:
- State Capitol
- Crocker Art Museum
- Sutter's Fort State Historic Monument
- Native American Museum
- Sacramento Railroad Museum
- Old Sacramento
There are many things to do in and around our community. Listed below are additional Web sites you can visit to learn more about Sacramento, including our exciting professional sport teams and outdoor recreation. Also below is a list of Web resources; including real estate, rentals, utilites, local banks and credit unions, and employment.
Links to more information about our city:
More helpful links:
The following links are provided as an informational service only and without any endorsement, real or implied, of the businesses listed.
Apartments / Rentals / Real Estate
Apartments.com - free nationwide apartment search with the most visual rental listings
SacBee Homes - Online real estate listings (metrolist)
New Homes Magazine - listings of new and soon-to-be-built homes
Northern California New Homes For Sale – free publication of new homes in the Northern California area
Real Estate Buyer's Guide
Sacramento Housing and Redevelopment Agency - first time homebuyer lender list and homebuyer assistance programs
The Employment Guide - free searchable index of local job opportunities
SacBee Jobs - classified ads and other employment information from the local paper
Moving and Other Resources
California Department of Motor Vehicles - making an appointment prior to registering your vehicle is STRONGLY recommended
Ryder Truck Rentals / Budget Rent-a-Truck - those ubiquitous yellow moving vans you see on the highway
U-Haul - moving van rentals with the motto "Adventures Across America"
Frontier Communications - local telephone service for Elk Grove residents
AT&T - local telephone service for Sacramento residents
PG&E - Pacific Gas & Electric Utilities (gas)
SMUD - Sacramento Municipal Utilities Department (electricity)
Ardennet - Low-cost, but reliable dial-up Internet access