The community of Carmichael, CA, is a suburb of the Greater Sacramento metropolitan area, covering ZIP code 95608. It’s located just east of Arden-Arcade, bordering the American River between Interstate 80 to the north and U.S. Route 50 to the south. Roughly 62,000 people live throughout Carmichael’s land area of 13.5 square miles.
Carmichael is named for its founder, Daniel W. Carmichael, who established the town on 3,000 acres in the early 1900s. It was built in two parts, named Carmichael Colony No. 1 and No. 2. In the decades that followed, Carmichael developed into an affordable bedroom community providing a convenient commute into Sacramento. Outdoor spots include Carmichael Park with its 38 acres and year-round farmers market, along with Ancil Hoffman Park and Jensen Botanical Gardens. A portion of the American River Bike Trail crosses Carmichael as well.
It’s easy to do a lot of driving around Carmichael, and there’s no avoiding vehicle wear and tear as those miles add up. Auto repairs are a necessary part of owning a car or truck, and it’s important to ensure ongoing, long-range performance. Hal’s Auto Care has been serving Carmichael since 1979, using our longstanding experience to keep drivers of Asian and domestic makes in top form behind the wheel. We’re located in neighboring Arden-Arcade, where you’ll always get honest auto repairs at affordable prices.