Roseville, with its population of approximately of 137,218 residents as of January 2017, is a progressive city with its eye on the future while retaining and celebrating its rich historical railroad roots. Located in Placer County along the eastern edge of the Sacramento Valley at the base of the Sierra Nevada foothills, Roseville is a mere 16 miles from Sacramento, the state capital. What started as a town developed by disappointed miners from the famed Gold Rush has blossomed into a thoroughly developed, independent city.
The strength and balance of Roseville's diverse economy allows the city to thrive. Business ventures in Roseville range from technology and healthcare to agriculture and financial services. Top business employers within the city include Kaiser Permanente, Hewlett-Packard, Sutter Roseville Medical Center, and the Union Pacific Railroad. However, its economic gem of retail draws thousands of visitors a year, with the expansive Westfield Galleria and Fountains leading the way.
A large variety of culture and entertainment venues within and around the city provided a way for residents and visitors alike to take a break from the hustle and bustle of life. ...A stop at the Roseville Theater is a must for any live theater enthusiast, or live music can be heard at Roseville's famous Music in the Park while families enjoy the outdoors with a picnic Other avenues of family fun include Golfland Sunsplash, two movie theaters, an enormous selection of restaurants, spending a day at Denio's Farmers Market & Swap Meet (Roseville's largest outdoor open market), or browsing through one of Roseville's museums.