Placer County, CA

Current Temperature ° Population 361,682

Homefacts County Report

Schools

School Rating is Excellent
  • No High School Diploma: 6.7%
  • High School Graduate or Higher: 56.4%
  • Bachelor's Degree or Higher: 37%

Registered Offenders

37.82% Lower than national avg.
  • 354 offenders in Placer County
  • 9.79 offenders/10,000 residents

Real Estate

Median List Price $424,950
  • Median Sales Price: $425,000
  • Foreclosures: 396
  • Homes For Sale: 457
  • Homes For Rent: 0

Environmental Hazards

680 Found nearby
  • Brownfields: 2
  • Registered Polluters: 19
  • Superfunds: 27
  • Tanks & Spills: 632

Unemployment

Moderate 4.5%
  • California unemployment average: 5.4%
  • National unemployment average: 4.2%

Schools view all

116 Public Schools view public schools

Summary
There are 116 K-12 public schools in Placer County, CA and 31 private schools. Homefacts rates Placer County's schools as Excellent, with an overall A- rating.

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Crime view details

354 Registered Offenders search the registered offender database

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Crime Index

0 Former Drug Labs view all

  • Good news! No Drug lab found in Placer County, CA

Real Estate view all

Real Estate Overview

Average Listing Price
$424,950 compared to August 2016
Median Sales Price
$425,000 compared to August 2016

Median Home Value

Housing Inventory

Property Type
  • Vacant
    13.8%
  • Rented
    26.9%
  • Owned
    59.3%

457 Homes For Sale View All

$300,000
560 Navigator Drive
Lincoln, CA 95648
3 Beds | 3 Baths
$1,995,000
82 Winding Creek Road
Sunnyside Tahoe City, CA 96146
4 Beds | 4 Baths
$415,000
11075 Oak View Terrace
Auburn, CA 95603
3 Beds | 2 Baths
$2,995,000
5602 Eureka Rd
Granite Bay, CA 95746
5 Beds | 6 Baths

396 Foreclosures View All

median foreclosure price
No Data
$213,000
Brown Bear
Auburn, CA 95614
3 Beds | 2 Baths
$257,000
Paradise
Auburn, CA 95602
2 Beds | 1 Baths
$271,900
Marty
Roseville, CA 95678
3 Beds | 2 Baths
$247,782
Baldwin
Roseville, CA 95678
3 Beds | 2 Baths

Foreclosure Status Distribution

Number Of Properties Per Bedroom (Distressed)

1,990 Building Permits View All

  • In 2014, the city of Placer County, CA issued 1,990 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. Of those 1,990 permits, 1636 were issued for single family homes and 354 were issued for multi-family homes.
  • In 2013, the city of Placer County, CA issued 1,271 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. Of those 1,271 permits, 1268 were issued for single family homes and 3 were issued for multi-family homes.
All Housing Single Family Housing Multi-Family Housing

Building Permits By Year

Fair Market Rents

**Displaying data from Placer County, CA
  • Property Type Rent
  • Studio: $720
  • 1 Bedroom: $821
  • 2 Bedrooms: $1,036
  • 3 Bedrooms: $1,508
  • 4 Bedrooms: $1,825

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Environmental Hazards

680 Environmental Hazards

  • Brownfields
    in Placer County, CA
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  • Registered Polluters
    in Placer County, CA
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  • Superfunds
    in Placer County, CA
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  • Tanks & Spills
    in Placer County, CA
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Health Hazards

  • Air Quality HAZARDOUS (0/0)
    Placer County, CA has 0% good air quality.
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  • Radon ZONE 2 COUNTY
    Placer County, CA is a yellow zone.
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  • UV Index HIGH 6.63 Average
    Placer County, CA is a high risk area for ultra-violet rays.
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Average Monthly Temperature

  • January 41.65°
  • February 38.85°
  • March 40.17°
  • April 44.57°
  • May 47.59°
  • June 62.01°
  • July 70.45°
  • August 70.37°
  • September 66.48°
  • October 54.12°
  • November 46.58°
  • December 46.08°

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Natural Disasters

Probability of Natural Disasters for Placer County, CA

Earthquakes
Placer County, CA has a high risk of earthquakes.
Hurricanes
Placer County, CA has no risk of hurricanes.
Hail
Placer County, CA has a very low risk of hail storms.
Tornadoes
Placer County, CA has a very low risk of tornadoes.

Demographics view details

Median Household Income

Median Household Income in Placer County, CA: $75,708

Unemployment

Unemployment in Placer County is 4.5%. It is lower than the state and national averages, 5.4% and 8.4% respectively

Workforce Breakdown

Blue Collar - 31.62%
White Collar - 68.38%

Politics

State Representatives

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

Neighborhood Info

6 Airports view all

Nearest Major Airports

84 FCC Towers view all

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