Granite Bay

Granite Bay is a census-designated place in Placer County, California, United States. It is part of the Sacramento–Arden-Arcade–Roseville Metropolitan Statistical Area. Granite Bay is a primarily residential suburb of Sacramento located just east of Roseville and west of Folsom Lake.

The place name, Granite Bay, is derived from a bay in Folsom Lake on the east side of the town. The entire town is underlain by granodiorite of the Penryn Pluton of Cretaceous age, hence the geological basis for the place name. Granite Bay has a hot-summer Mediterranean climate that is characterized by cool, wet winters and hot, dry summers.

Granite Bay is served by one public high school, Granite Bay High School. The Eureka Union School District is the K-8 district serves Granite Bay and feeds into Granite Bay High School. It is also one of the state’s highest performing districts according to Standardized Testing and Reporting. This is one of the few California school districts with its own parent sponsored educational foundations.


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