Introduction to Suisun City, California
Suisun City, California, in Solano county, is less than a mile S of Fairfield, California and 32 miles NE of Oakland, California. The city is part of the Vallejo - Fairfield - Napa metropolitan statistical area (MSA). About 26,118 people live in Suisun City.
Suisun City History
Suisun City was founded in the 1850s. The location of Suisun City made it the center for commerce and transportation during the Gold Rush. The Transcontinental Railroad connected to Suisun City, and thus the expanding regions reached across the nation in 1869. The city experienced rapid growth in the 1960s and 1970s.
Suisun City and nearby Attractions
- Mankas Corner
- Travis Air Museum
- Harbor Conservatory Theater
- Solano College Theatre
- Dorothy Herger Gallery
- Glashoff Gallery
Things To Do In Suisun City
Suisun City is full of recreation options for the residents and those coming to the city. Grizzly Island Wildlife Area is a great place for activities like hiking, hunting, fishing, and wildlife viewing. Places like Lake Solano Park and Rockville Hills Park are great for camping, swimming, fishing, boat rentals, picnicking and much more.
Suisun City Transportation
Oakland International airport is the nearest airport to Suisun City.
Suisun City Higher Education
The city is served by Solano County Community College District.