About Cameron Park, California
Cameron Park is an unincorporated community located in El Dorado County, California. It is situated in the Sierra Nevada foothills, approximately 30 miles east of Sacramento. Cameron Park covers an area of approximately 11 square miles. The elevation of Cameron Park ranges from around 1,200 to 1,300 feet above sea level. Cameron Park has a population of around 17,790 as of the 2024 census. The community has a Mediterranean climate, with hot, dry summers and mild, wet winters. Cameron Park is known for its natural beauty, with many oak trees and rolling hills. It is home to several parks and recreational areas, including Cameron Park Lake, which offers fishing, boating, and a beach area. The community has a variety of amenities, including shopping centers, restaurants, and medical facilities. Cameron Park is a popular destination for outdoor activities such as hiking, mountain biking, and horseback riding. The community is located near many popular outdoor destinations, including the American River, Folsom Lake, and the El Dorado National Forest. Cameron Park is known for its family-friendly atmosphere and community events, such as concerts in the park and holiday celebrations.