Among The Richest Of The Gold Mining Towns
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Close to historic Nevada City, Grass Valley, California was originally established as a mining town during the California gold rush in the 1850’s. Due to the quality and quantity of mines around the area, Grass Valley became world famous for its mining industry, and experienced substantial growth.
Tech Boom In Grass Valley
As early as the 1950’s, Grass Valley has been known for its tech industry, where businesses from the bay area seek to expand in a less populated area. Companies such as AJA video systems, Grass Valley Group, and Telestream were all founded in the Grass Valley/Western Nevada County area.