Shingle Springs Tourism

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Shingle Springs (formerly, Shingle Spring and Shingle) is a census-designated place (CDP) in El Dorado County, California, United States. The population was 4,432 at the 2010 census, up from 2,643 at the 2000 census. It is located about 40 miles from Sacramento in the historic Gold Country foothills and sits directly on Highway 50. The historic towns of Coloma and Placerville are less than 15 miles away. Shingle Springs is part of the Sacramento–Arden-Arcade–Roseville Metropolitan Statistical Area. The Shingle Springs Band of Miwok Indians, a federally recognized tribe of Maidu and Miwok people, are headquartered in Shingle Springs.


This is a comprehensive travel guide for Shingle Springs in United States. From budgeting tips to finding the best spots, this travel guide has got all the insider information to explore Shingle Springs like a local. After your splendid visit to Shingle Springs, you can proceed to an important near-by city of South Lake Tahoe. Attractions in South Lake Tahoe include California State Railroad Museum, Old Sacramento, California State Capitol Museum. To get to this city, remember that the nearest major airport is Lake Tahoe Airport. 1-2 days is an ideal duration of visit to Shingle Springs.

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- Know before you go to Shingle Springs

Facts and Stats for Shingle Springs*

  • Shingle Springs: Crime and Safety

    How safe is Shingle Springs for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Shingle Springs.

    • Burglary and Theft 25 (Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 25 (Low)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 100 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 75 (High)
  • Living in Shingle Springs - Quality of Life

    • Safety Index 89.06 (Very High)
    • Climate Index 80.8 (Very High)
    • Health Care Index 58.33 (Moderate)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Cost for Essentials in Shingle Springs

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Shingle Springs

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.1 USD
    • International Movie per seat 11 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 32.5 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 69.18 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 40 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ​and subjected to change without notice.

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