El Dorado Hills

Real Estate


El Dorado Hills is an affluent, unincorporated area in El Dorado County, with plenty of features for home buyers to like. Nestled in the original gold country that prompted the rush in the 1800s, El Dorado Hills continues to attract those seeking a new life and a fine place to live. El Dorado Hills has experienced rapid growth in previous decades thanks to the suburban growth of the communities surrounding Sacramento.

Home buyers will be pleased to discover that El Dorado Hills real estate is diverse and interesting. Residential growth over the last several decades has resulted in a range of options, from more established neighborhoods to brand new planned communities. No matter what a home buyer is looking for, there are homes for sale in El Dorado Hills that will suit their needs.

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With a population of approximately 43,000 residents, El Dorado Hills has long attracted residents who came to the area at first to farm and ranch. After the discovery of gold, the area grew rapidly and it doesn’t seem like it has stopped since. Just 30 miles east of Sacramento, El Dorado Hills is the ultimate luxury bedroom community. When it comes to living, working, and playing, residents of El Dorado Hills are fortunate enough to have access to all three in this prestigious community.

Set between the city of Folsom and the community of Cameron Park, El Dorado Hills is primarily residential and comprised of many luxury homes in beautiful, exclusive neighborhoods. Notable neighborhoods are referred to as villages, and include Park, Saint Andrews, Crown, Governors, Waterfort, Green Valley Hills, Winterhaven, Fairchild, Highland View, Woodridge and many more. Master planned communities like Serrano, as well as luxury neighborhoods like Watermark and Highland Hills, are becoming more popular in El Dorado Hills as well.

When it comes to things to see and do in El Dorado Hills, residents have plenty of options. Sandwiched between beautiful Folsom Lake and the Sierra Nevada Mountains, there are lots of outdoor activities just a few miles away, like camping, biking, hiking, boating, fishing, and much more. There are plenty of parks in the community that include sports fields, playgrounds, picnic areas and jogging trails, so residents can stay fit and enjoy time outside.

Culture and the arts are important in El Dorado Hills, with top venues like the nearby Folsom Lake College Regional Visual and Performing Arts Center, and events like free concerts in the park. History comes alive with the Marshall gold Discovery Park, and shopping and dining is the best at the El Dorado Hills Town Center. Of course, El Dorado Hills is wine country, and there are plenty of wineries, as well as craft breweries, for residents to visit. The Red Hawk Casino also provides lots of fun times year round.

There are three school districts that manage public schools in El Dorado Hills. Buckeye Union Elementary School District oversees 3 elementary schools and 1 middle school. Rescue Union Elementary School District manages 5 elementary schools and 1 middle school, and the El Dorado Union High School District manages 3 high schools. Higher education needs can be reached at the nearby Folsom Lake College in Folsom.

Residents of El Dorado Hills have discovered that living here is a real treasure and most would not choose to live anywhere else. El Dorado Hills real estate is certain to have homes that appeal to just about every home buyer’s tastes and budget.