Sacramento, California

Population 475,524

Sacramento is located in Sacramento County, CA. The population is 475,524, making Sacramento the largest city in Sacramento County and the 6th largest city in the state of California.

There are 203 public schools in Sacramento with an average Homefacts rating of C+. The total crime rate for Sacramento is moderate , and there are 1,876 registered sex offenders residing in the city. Unemployment in Sacramento is moderate and the median home sales price is $0. Detailed and up-to-date Sacramento property reports are available for any property address.

Cities near Sacramento include Fruitridge Pocket, Lemon Hill and West Sacramento.

Sacramento Neighborhood Report


School Rating is Above average
  • No High School Diploma: 16.4%
  • High School Graduate or Higher: 52.6%
  • Bachelor's Degree or Higher: 31.1%

Crime Rate

34.82% Higher than national avg.
  • Auto theft: 529
  • Violent Crimes: 627
  • Robbery: 202
  • Burglary: 582
  • Property Crime: 3
  • Larceny Theft: 2

Registered Offenders

65.68% Higher than national avg.
  • 1,876 offenders in Sacramento
  • 39.45 offenders/10,000 residents

Environmental Hazards

1,220 Found nearby
  • Brownfields: 42
  • Registered Polluters: 36
  • Superfunds: 48
  • Tanks & Spills: 1,094


Moderate 4.0%
  • California unemployment average: 4.1%
  • National unemployment average: 3.7%

Property Values

Median Property Value $0

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203 Public Schools view public schools

There are 203 K-12 public schools in Sacramento, CA and 52 private schools. Homefacts rates Sacramento's schools as Above average, with an overall C+ rating.

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Crime view details

1,876 Registered Offenders search the registered offender database

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*100 is national avg. Greater than 100 means higher crime, lower means less crime.
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281 Building Permits View All

  • In 2014, the city of Sacramento, CA issued 281 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. Of those 281 permits, 256 were issued for single family homes and 25 were issued for multi-family homes.
  • In 2013, the city of Sacramento, CA issued 259 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. Of those 259 permits, 232 were issued for single family homes and 27 were issued for multi-family homes.
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Environmental Hazards

1220 Environmental Hazards

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Health Hazards

  • Air Quality MODERATE (127/152)
    Sacramento, CA has 83.55% good air quality.
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  • Radon ZONE 3 COUNTY
    Sacramento, CA is a green zone.
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  • UV Index HIGH 5.79 Average
    Sacramento, CA is a high risk area for ultra-violet rays.
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Average Monthly Temperature

  • January 46.62°
  • February 50.13°
  • March 54.27°
  • April 58.98°
  • May 65.76°
  • June 71.99°
  • July 74.98°
  • August 74.66°
  • September 72.72°
  • October 63.62°
  • November 53.78°
  • December 46.08°

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Natural Disasters

Probability of Natural Disasters for Sacramento, CA

Sacramento, CA has a high risk of earthquakes.
Sacramento, CA has no risk of hurricanes.
Sacramento, CA has a very low risk of hail storms.
Sacramento, CA has a low risk of tornadoes.

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Median Household Income

Median Household Income in Sacramento, CA: $55,187


Unemployment in Sacramento is 4.0%. It is moderate in comparison to the state and national averages, 4.1% and 3.7% respectively

Workforce Breakdown

Blue Collar - 36.62%
White Collar - 63.38%


State Representatives

  • Gov. Jerry Brown
  • Sen. Barbara Boxer
  • Sen. Dianne Feinstein

City Representatives

  • Doris O. Matsui

Neighborhood Info

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Nearest Major Airports

131 FCC Towers view all