Larchmont Foothills Apartments for Rent(hide neighborhood information)
Larchmont Foothills, Sacramento, California, is a densely populated neighborhood with single and married couples. The average resident is 30 years old. Roseville Road, Interstate 80, Elkhorn Plaza Shopping Center, Hobbs Lane, Gold Run Avenue, and Lancelot Drive are the borders surrounding the neighborhood.
Highways near Larchmont Foothills include 5, 99 and 80. Sacramento Regional Transit buses and a light rail system serve as public transportation for the area.
Although small community parks are nearby, the larger, family-friendly parks include the American River Parkway, Discovery Park, McKinley Park and Ancil Hoffman Park. Howe About Dogs Park is the nearest off-leash park.
Larchmont Foothills is close to the Haggin Oaks, Cherry Island and Antelope Greens golf courses.
Affordable housing draws singles and families to Larchmont Foothills. The quiet, residential neighborhood features tree-lined streets and older homes dating back to the 1970s. Without having to leave the neighborhood, residents have access to shopping, postal services, libraries, public and private schools, and police and fire services. Interstate 80 is a major highway less than a mile from the neighborhood.
Although residents and tourists have to leave the area for major shopping, cultural events and tourist attractions, the key to living in the neighborhood is its location. Easy freeway access means a maximum two-hour drive to the tourist destinations of Reno, Lake Tahoe, San Francisco or San Jose. For air or train travel, the Sacramento International Airport is a short drive from the neighborhood. AMTRAK is located in nearby Downtown Sacramento.
Since the history of North Highlands centers around historical McClellan Air Force Base, family-friendly entertainment in the neighborhood is the Sacramento Air Museum, which includes an impressive collection of military and civilian aircraft. The kid-friendly Discovery Museum Science and Space Center has exhibits, a planetarium and hands-on educational activities.