Davis & El Macero are two cities in Sacramento County, California. Davis is considered to be a university town and home to the University of California, Davis. It's also known for its many bike paths and pedestrian-friendly downtown area. El Macero is a city with rich agricultural roots that has grown into one of the most livable communities in Northern California and boasts the ever exclusive El Macero Country Club.

About Davis and El Macero CA

Weather In Davis & El Macero

Davis, CA weather consists of hot summers typically in the 90s and the winters are short, cold, wet, and partly cloudy. The average high and low temperature in Davis is typically from 39°F to 93°F, so fairly mold overall. The best time to visit or enjoy Davis or El Macero is May through September.

Davis & El Macero Crime Rate

There is very little crom in Davis or in El Macero. The Davis crime rate is 9.2 with the US average at 22.7. The crime rate for El Macero is virtually nil, and areavibes.com gives El Macero an A+ for safety.

Schools In Davis & El Macero

El Macero is within the Davis Unified School District. Pioneer Elementary School, Frances Ellen Watkins Harper Junior High School, and Davis Senior High School all get excellent reviews and marks for quality of education. Davis is also well known for UC Davis, a leading university in the California higher ed system.

Things To Do In Davis & El Macero

Davis has a very quaint yet bustling downtown area. Being a college town, shops and restaurants in Davis, CA have good hours and not only cater to the student crowd, but the affluent area residents as well.

Here is a list of things you can do in Davis:

Visit UC Davis's open air quad (the largest in North America) and stately Memorial Union building with its Tiffany windows, designed by Julia Morgan.

Watch an outdoor movie on the lawn of the UC Davis quad.

Picnic at Porto's Grove, a beautiful oak wood and meadow preserve memorializing an agricultural pioneer descendant from Portugal.

Play on one of two 18-hole disc golf courses in town designed by pro players who competed for the PDGA World Championship.

Visit Delta Ponds ecological reserve

Stroll through the El Macero shopping center

Visit the well known El Macero Country Club

Patronage restaurants in Davis CA including:

  • The Mustard Seed
  • Osteria Fasulo
  • De Vere's Irish Pub
  • Mikuni Japanese Restaurant & Sushi Bar
  • Paesano's

Visit one of the many parks in Davis, CA

Get some fresh produce at the Davis CA Farmers Market

Davis Home Prices / El Macero Home Prices

The median listing price for homes for sale in Davis, CA is $719,000, according to realtor.com. The median listing price for houses for sale in El Macero, CA is $1,500,000, according to redfin.com. El Macero is an enclave of very nice homes just outside of Davis, CA and homes go for a premium there.

New homes in Davis CA and in El Macero are snapped up quickly, which makes one turn to the option of building a custom home. Over the last 10-year period, this area has seen a cumulative appreciation rate of 59.53%, which ranks in the top 30% nationwide! With the strength of the local housing market, looking for a lot to build a custom home in El Macero or Davis could be a great option.

Luxury Homes For Sale In Davis & El Macero

With the area's high median home prices, you can bet that there are some amazing Davis luxury homes, and the same holds true for El Macero luxury homes. Whether you want to build a sprawling ranch home outside of town, or you want to build a modern piece of art on the El Macero Country Club golf course, it's all possible with Bianchi-Tillett Developers helping you through the process.


Davis and El Macero are so livable in part because they have such a high quality of life. In addition to having excellent schools, there are many fun things to do in town - from visiting local museums to taking your dog on a walk at one of the many parks, sipping wine on the patio of one of the restaurants, or challenging yourself on one of the golf courses, Davis and El Macero prove that they are a great place to build a custom home.

Contact Bianchi-Tillett Developers today to schedule a free consultation.

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