Sacramento County Demographics

Population - Employment - Households - Income / Financial - Housing - Education - Marital Status - Means of Transport to Work

Sacramento County Population Demographics top

Y-o-Y Change
Total Population 1,536,861 1.0%
Male Population 751,159 1.0%
Female Population 785,702 1.0%
Male Population 48.88 %
Female Population 51.12 %
Y-o-Y Change
Median Age 36 0.0%
Citizen US Born 1,193,100 0.8%
Citizen not US Born 207,335 2.5%
Not Citizen 136,426 0.1%
Citizen US Born 77.63 %
Citizen not US Born 13.49 %
Not Citizen 8.88 %
Y-o-Y Change
Moved from Abroad 10,967 3.2%
Moved from Same Country 144,681 -4.0%
Moved from Same State 55,141 1.5%
Moved from Different State 17,651 -9.5%
Same House as Last Year 1,289,877 1.7%
Moved from Abroad 0.72 %
Moved from Same Country 9.53 %
Moved from Same State 3.63 %
Moved from Different State 1.16 %
Same House as Last Year 84.95 %

Occupational Employment in Sacramento County top

Y-o-Y Change
White Collar 575,557 2.4%
Blue Collar 132,767 3.6%
White Collar 81.26 %
Blue Collar 18.74 %
Y-o-Y Change
Self Employees 67,769 3.1%
Private Companies 438,085 2.6%
Governmental Workers 151,756 3.2%
Not for Profit Companies 50,714 0.7%
Self Employees 9.57 %
Private Companies 61.85 %
Governmental Workers 21.42 %
Not for Profit Companies 7.16 %

Number of Households in Sacramento County top

Y-o-Y Change
Total Households 548,758 1.4%
Average People Per Household 3 0.0%
Family Households 362,035 0.9%
Non-family Households 186,723 2.3%
Family Households 65.97 %
Non-family Households 34.03 %
Y-o-Y Change
Households with Children 186,013 0.8%
Households without Children 362,745 1.7%
Households with Children 33.9 %
Households without Children 66.1 %

Median and Average Income in Sacramento County top

Y-o-Y Change
Average Household Income $90,224.00 3.7%
Median Household Income $64,618.00 3.3%
People below Poverty Level 218,358 -6.4%
People above Poverty Level 1,280,127 2.4%

Housing in Sacramento County top

Y-o-Y Change
Housing Units 576,981 0.7%
Median Year Built 1977 0.0%
Built in 1939 or Earlier 27,094 -0.7%
Built between 1940 and 1949 24,611 3.0%
Built between 1950 and 1959 69,757 -1.5%
Built between 1960 and 1969 67,761 -0.9%
Built between 1970 and 1979 107,463 0.7%
Built between 1980 and 1989 96,532 0.8%
Built between 1990 and 1999 78,375 1.3%
Built between 2000 and 2009 89,049 -0.9%
Built in 2010 or Later 16,339 27.8%
Y-o-Y Change
Occupied Housing Units 548,758 1.4%
Owner Occupied 310,708 2.2%
Renter Occupied 238,050 0.4%
Owner Occupied 56.62 %
Renter Occupied 43.38 %
Y-o-Y Change
With Mortgage 222,443 1.3%
Without Mortgage 88,265 4.5%
Median Value with Mortgage $360,100.00 6.7%
Median Value without Mortgage $341,100.00 6.4%
Median Housing Costs per Month $1,307.00 5.0%
With Mortgage 71.59 %
Without Mortgage 28.41 %

Sacramento County Education Statistics top

Y-o-Y Change
No High School 67,013 -1.1%
Some High School 352,242 1.0%
Some College 357,961 1.1%
Associate Degree 108,440 0.8%
Bachelor's Degree 223,042 3.5%
No High School 6.04 %
Some High School 31.77 %
Some College 32.29 %
Associate Degree 9.78 %
Bachelor's Degree 20.12 %
Graduate Degree 0 %

Marital Status in Sacramento County top

Y-o-Y Change
Never Married 432,259 1.3%
Married 594,309 1.3%
Separated 28,378 -1.6%
Widowed 65,398 0.6%
Divorced 140,869 1.1%
Never Married 34.27 %
Married 47.12 %
Separated 2.25 %
Widowed 5.19 %
Divorced 11.17 %

Means of Transport to Work in Sacramento County top

Y-o-Y Change
Car 605,049 2.4%
Bus or TrolleyBus 10,411 -6.2%
Railroad 3,048 33.2%
Ferryboat 56 69.7%
Bicycle 6,447 -2.6%
Motorcycle 2,256 10.0%
TaxiCab 738 39.3%
Walk 12,276 1.4%

Methodology & Disclaimers


Demographic data shown in this section was gathered from the latest U.S. Census Bureau release, the 2019 American Community Survey. The information is updated yearly, as soon as new data is made available by the US Census Bureau.

No representation, guarantee or warranty is made as to the accuracy or completeness of information modified or aggregated for specific neighborhoods and/or zip codes.
Zip codes included in this demographic data: 95843 95864 95824 95615 94571 95608 95610 95621 95624 95626 95628 95630 95632 95638 95639 95641 95742 95757 95758 95811 95814 95815 95652 95655 95660 95662 95670 95673 95680 95683 95690 95693 95816 95817 95818 95819 95820 95821 95822 95823 95825 95826 95827 95828 95829 95830 95831 95832 95833 95834 95835 95837 95838 95841 95842

Recently added listings in Sacramento County top

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Sacramento County is an area in California with a population of 1,536,861. There are 751,159 male residents living in Sacramento County and 785,702 female residents. The total number of households is 548,758 with 3 people per household on average.The median age of the current population is 36 with 594,309 people being married and 666,904 being single.
The employment numbers show that there are 81.26% white collar employees and 18.74% blue collar employees in Sacramento County..
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