WELCOME to Camichael, California, the little city within the city. Carmichael is home to nearly 65,000 residents. One of the things that Carmichael is known for is Dignity Health – Mercy San Juan Medical Center. Knowing that there are an abundance of amenities and things to do can ensure that you always have access to nearby grocery stores, restaurants and coffee shops. Some of the more popular things to do in Carmichael: Ancil Hoffman Park, Effie Yeaw Nature Center, and Ancil Hoffman Golf Course.