Auburn is filled with an atmosphere of optimism and spirit for all to enjoy. Visitors are attracted to the charming Historic Downtown and Old Town districts as well as to the multitude of events that come to the City of Auburn each year – rodeos, antique fairs, parade of lights – the City of Auburn offers activities and events for everybody to enjoy.
Folks in Auburn brag that this is the BEST of all places to live and play. Elevation is about 1300 to1500 feet so you will be below the snow line most years, and above the fog that sometimes hovers over the valley! The weather is honestly ideal, year round.
The City of Auburn, California, is the county seat of Placer County. Auburn is geographically located Northeast of Sacramento and Southwest of Lake Tahoe. The town is nestled in the foothills of the Sierra Nevada Mountain Range . Situated on the edge of the Auburn State Recreation Area it overlooks the beautiful American River Canyon which offers an abundance of outdoor recreational activities.
Auburn is committed to supporting the arts in the community, including public art, theater, music, dance and the many local artists that exhibit their works in the art galleries and businesses.
Auburn is home to the challenging Western States Endurance Run/Ultra Marathon and the grueling Western States Endurance Ride/Tevis Cup held each year. For those who are into winter sports, the Tahoe Ski areas are less than an hour away.
For those of you who are actively employed or are looking for a change, Auburn is located approximately 17 miles from the greater Sacramento area. With colleges and hospitals nearby in Roseville, the employment opportunities are vast.
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