Comstock's magazine 1218 - December 2018 - Page 105

SPECIAL SUPPLEMENT EL DORADO COUNTY OVERVIEW TOTAL POPULATION Full of rural beauty and an entrepreneurial spirit dating back to the Gold Rush and beyond, El Dorado County provides an alluring quality of life at the gateway to the South Lake Tahoe area. Situated along the eastern edge of the Sacramento Val- ley and extending to the peaks of the Sierra Nevada moun- tains, the western border is just a 30-minute drive to the State Capitol. 188,987 KEY COMMUNITIES Placerville South Lake Tahoe El Dorado Hills Cameron Park KEY ASSETS • Outdoor recreation • Historic Placerville • Access to: » Highway 50 » Sacramento International Airport » University of California Davis » Sacramento State University December 2018 | 105