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About Granite Bay
Situated on the north shore of Folsom Lake, about 25 miles northeast of Sacramento, Granite Bay is considered a census-designated place (CDP) in Placer County. At the 2010 census, the population was 20,402 and the city is primarily a residential suburb of Sacramento. The community boasts high quality of life due to its great location, sound community plan and first rate schools among other things. The community is home to some of the area’s finest and most exclusive homes
Granite Bay History
Formerly a small mining camp known as Granite Bar, Granite Bay has a rich mining history that began in the early 1850’s. Cattle ranchers also took advantage of availability of water and grassy slopes. In the 1980’s, the area had expanded so much that residents no longer felt they should be considered in nearby town of Roseville. Residents of the area felt the goal and lifestyle of Roseville was not consistent with their own and placed a proposition before the County Board of Supervisors to be recognized as the unincorporated community of Granite Bay.
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