Citrus Heights is a community located between Sacramento and Roseville. Its close proximity to major freeways in the area make it an ideal location for commuting parents and professionals.
Citrus Heights officially became a city in 1997 and has a deep-rooted history dating back to the late 1800s and the Gold Rush.
Citrus Heights is family friendly and offers great schools, beautiful parks, youth programs and many community events. The City of Citrus Heights preserves and promotes the City's historic resources, fostering and developing enrichment programs for the arts.
Citrus Heights is home to a bustling retail and service industry. Sunrise Mall, with over 100 stores, is located in the center of the city, along with the Sunrise MarketPlace a growing retail community offering a wide variety of retail, dining, and service establishments.
Many homes in the area are ranch style and range from two to four bedrooms, and were built in the late 1970’s on generous sized lots. It is a great area for an active family, and is part of the highly regarded San Juan Unified school district.
Citrus Heights is a two hour drive from San Francisco and 75 miles from Lake Tahoe, making it a great location for those who enjoy weekend getaways.