Sacramento, the capital and sixth largest city in California, is located at the confluence of the Sacramento River and American River in the northern portion of California’s expansive Central Valley. Its prime location, qualified workforce, lower cost of living, access to government and education and quality of life make Sacramento a desired place to live and work. Approximately 3.9 million people live within 50 miles of Sacramento, with a projected growth rate of 4.0% over the next five years. Sacramento is a transportation hub served by an air cargo airport, an international airport, a deep-water shipping port, two major Interstate freeways, freight and passenger rail lines, and an extensive regional commuter bus and light rail system. Sacramento’s diverse economy consists of the following key industries: government, real estate, health care, agriculture, and clean technology. EastGroup’s Sacramento portfolio is located in the West Sacramento submarket. The properties have excellent freeway access and are less than 1 mile from the I-80 freeway, the major east-west interstate highway connecting San Francisco and Sacramento.