Benicia is one of Money magazine's "Best Places to Live 2005" (August 2005). Benicia has the lowest Solano County crime rate and one of lowest in U.S. for cities under 30,000 population. Downtown Benicia's First Street was named the Best Shopping 'Block' by Diablo Magazine in their July Best of the East Bay edition. The scenic Bay Area city of Benicia is unlike any other, with a beautiful waterfront, bustling arts community, top notch shopping and dining, and rich history.

Amount of UC Davis Employees who Live in Benicia

UC Davis Employees by CampusNumber of Employees Who Live in Benicia
UC Davis Campus4
UCDHS Campus0


*Based off payroll information from April 2015.  Only full time employee information included. 


Exterior of the former California State Capitol Building in Benicia, CA.

Former State Capitol building in downtown Benicia