Sacramento, CA

490,715 Population
97.9 square miles 4,954.8 people per square mile

Census data: ACS 2014 1-year unless noted

 

 People

Percent of State Population
1.3%
was 1.3%
Ranked 6th Highest in CA
Population Density
4,954.8
US 88.8 people/sq mile
Dependency Ratio
50.4%
was 46.7%
US Population Dependency Ratio is 49.7
Percent Foreign Born
22.9%
was 22.5%
Ranked 83rd Highest in CA
Percent Under 18
24.6%
was 24.2%
Ranked 55th Highest in CA
Percent 65 and Over
12.7%
was 11.4%
Ranked 63rd Highest in CA

 Economics

Unemployment Rate
5.4
was 6.4
Ranked 35th Lowest in CA
Percent Living in Poverty
20.3%
was 23.4%
Ranked 110th Lowest in CA
Median Household Income
$52,151
was $48,034
Ranked 105th Highest in CA
Gini Income Distribution
 
46.9
46.6
US Gini Index is 42.0

 Safety

Homicides per 100,000
8.8
was 7.1
 
Violent Crimes per 100,000
737.4
was 656.0
 
Property Crimes per 100,000
3,369.5
was 3,760.1
 

 Housing

Total Housing Units
191,344
was 191,138
Ranked 5th Highest in CA
Median Rent
$1,085
was $1,010
Ranked 105th Highest in CA
Total Building Permits
259
was 400
 
Occupied Housing Units
177,131
was 175,350
 
Homeownership Rate
45.7%
was 46.0%
Ranked 102nd Highest in CA
Single Family Building Permits
232
was 142
 
Residential Units Per Sq Mile
1,954.0
was 1,951.9
Ranked 52nd Highest in CA
Rental Vacancy Rate
12.9%
was 14.3%
Ranked 39th Highest in CA
Multifamily Building Permits
27
was 258
 
Persons Per Dwelling Unit
2.7
was 2.7
Ranked 102nd Highest in CA
Building Permits per 1000 Housing Units
1.4
was 2.1
 
Building Permits per 1000 Residents
0.5
was 0.8
 

 Health

Percent with Insurance Under 18
97.4%
was 94.3%
 
Percent with Insurance 18 to 64
90.4%
 
Percent with Insurance Over 65
98.7%
was 97.6%
 

 Education

Percent with High School Diploma or Higher
83.4%
was 83.7%
Ranked 78th Highest in CA
Percent with Bachelors Degree or Higher
30.3%
was 29.4%
Ranked 62nd Highest in CA

 Finance

Capital Spending
--
No Data Available
Own Source Revenue
88.2%
was 87.2%
 
Debt Service Ratio
6.5%
was 4.9%
 
Revenue
 
$866,457,000
$1,155,141,000
 
Expenditure
 
$859,480,000
$845,478,000
 
Revenue per Capita
$1,786
was $2,408
 
Expenditure per Capita
$1,771
was $1,763
 

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