West Sacramento, CA Demographics

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

What is the population of West Sacramento?

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There are 53,589 residents in West Sacramento, with a median age of 34.5. Of this, 48.68% are males and 51.32% are females. US-born citizens make up 72.46% of the resident pool in West Sacramento, while non-US-born citizens account for 15.54%. Additionally, 12% of the population is represented by non-citizens.
A total of 47,270 people in West Sacramento currently live in the same house as they did last year.
Y-o-Y Change
Total Population 53,589 0.0%
Male Population 26,086 -0.2%
Female Population 27,503 0.2%
Male population 48.68%
Female population 51.32%
Y-o-Y Change
Median Age 34.5 0.3%
Citizen US Born 38,830 -0.7%
Citizen not US Born 8,326 -1.5%
Not Citizen 6,433 6.9%
Citizen US Born 72.46%
Citizen not US Born 15.54%
Not Citizen 12%
Y-o-Y Change
Moved from Abroad 757 18.6%
Moved from Same County 1,928 -21.5%
Moved from Same State 2,510 -5.0%
Moved from Different State 255 31.4%
Same House as Last Year 47,270 0.7%
Moved from Abroad 1.44%
Moved from Same County 3.66%
Moved from Same State 4.76%
Moved from Different State 0.48%
Same House as Last Year 89.66%

What are the employment statistics in West Sacramento?

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White-collar workers make up 77.9% of the working population in West Sacramento, while blue-collar employees account for 22.1%. There are also 2,129 entrepreneurs in West Sacramento (8.3% of the workforce); 15,374 workers employed in private companies (59.92%); and 6,161 people working in governmental institutions (24.01%).
Y-o-Y Change
White Collar 19,986 5.1%
Blue Collar 5,671 -4.9%
White Collar 77.9%
Blue Collar 22.1%
Y-o-Y Change
Self Employees 2,129 -6.0%
Private Companies 15,374 3.3%
Governmental Workers 6,161 2.0%
Not for Profit Companies 1,993 11.1%
Self Employees 8.3%
Private Companies 59.92%
Governmental Workers 24.01%
Not for Profit Companies 7.77%

How many households are there in West Sacramento?

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There are a total of 18,966 households in West Sacramento, each made up of around 3 members. Family establishments represent 69.07% of these West Sacramento households, while non-family units account for the remaining 30.93%. Additionally, 38.97% of households have children and 61.03% of households are without children.
Y-o-Y Change
Total Households 18,966 3.3%
Average People Per Household 3 -3.1%
Family Households 13,099 1.4%
Non-family Households 5,867 7.8%
Family Households 69.07%
Non-family Households 30.93%
Y-o-Y Change
Households with Children 7,391 -0.1%
Households without Children 11,575 5.7%
Households with Children 38.97%
Households without Children 61.03%

What are the median and average incomes in West Sacramento?

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The average annual household income in West Sacramento is $102,399, while the median household income sits at $77,393 per year. Residents aged 25 to 44 earn $91,458, while those between 45 and 64 years old have a median wage of $84,712. In contrast, people younger than 25 and those older than 65 earn less, at $58,509 and $41,105, respectively.
Y-o-Y Change
Average Household Income $102,399 3.8%
Median Household Income $77,393 4.6%
People below Poverty Level 7,574 -9.7%
People above Poverty Level 44,987 1.5%

How many homeowners and renters are there in West Sacramento?

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There are 19,754 housing units in West Sacramento, and the median year in which these properties were built is 1986. Of the 18,966 occupied housing units in West Sacramento, 56.53% are owner-occupied, while 43.47% have renters living in them.
Meanwhile, properties bought with mortgages account for 76.23% of the units, and the median value of a home with a mortgage is $406,800. In general, housing costs reach $1,518 per month in West Sacramento.
Y-o-Y Change
Housing Units 19,754 2.0%
Median Year Built 1986 -0.1%
Built in 1939 or Earlier 380 6.2%
Built between 1940 and 1949 1,130 -13.9%
Built between 1950 and 1959 3,630 3.5%
Built between 1960 and 1969 2,181 23.6%
Built between 1970 and 1979 1,659 4.7%
Built between 1980 and 1989 1,396 -12.8%
Built between 1990 and 1999 1,384 -10.4%
Built between 2000 and 2009 6,471 -1.7%
Built between 2010 and 2019 1,433 N/A
Built in 2020 or Later 90 N/A
Y-o-Y Change
Occupied Housing Units 18,966 3.3%
Owner Occupied 10,721 3.2%
Renter Occupied 8,245 3.5%
Owner Occupied 56.53%
Renter Occupied 43.47%
Y-o-Y Change
With Mortgage 8,173 4.5%
Without Mortgage 2,548 -0.7%
Median Value with Mortgage $406,800 5.2%
Median Value without Mortgage $324,000 5.6%
Median Housing Costs per Month $1,518 6.6%
With Mortgage 76.23%
Without Mortgage 23.77%

What is the level of education in West Sacramento?

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Approximately 30.03% of the population in West Sacramento holds a high school degree (that's 11,823 residents), while 26.58% have attained a college certificate (11,516 locals) and 17.37% have a bachelor's degree (6,837 people).
Y-o-Y Change
No High School 2,689 21.4%
Some High School 11,823 -0.6%
Some College 11,516 -2.2%
Associate Degree 3,360 -4.4%
Bachelor's Degree 6,837 -3.2%
Graduate Degree 4,197 2.4%
No High School 6.83%
Some High School 30.03%
Some College 26.58%
Associate Degree 8.53%
Bachelor's Degree 17.37%
Graduate Degree 10.66%

What is the marital status of West Sacramento residents?

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A total of 14,166 people in West Sacramento have never been married (which represents 34.03% of the total population), while 21,762 of them are wedded (52.28%). Separated and divorced residents are in smaller numbers, at 978 (2.35%) and 4,039 (9.7%), respectively.
Y-o-Y Change
Never Married 14,166 2.5%
Married 21,762 0.0%
Separated 978 -6.3%
Widowed 1,661 -4.2%
Divorced 4,039 -3.7%
Never Married 34.03%
Married 52.28%
Separated 2.35%
Widowed 3.99%
Divorced 9.7%

What are the most common means of transportation in West Sacramento?

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The top three means of transportation people in West Sacramento use to get to work are: car, bus or trolley bus and walking. A total of 20,521 residents commute by car, 373 prefer going to work by bus or trolley bus and 333 by walking.
Y-o-Y Change
Car 20,521 -1.3%
Bus or TrolleyBus 373 -20.0%
Subway or Elevated 22 N/A
Railroad 18 -41.9%
Bicycle 273 -25.2%
Motorcycle 142 -7.8%
TaxiCab 27 -41.3%
Walk 333 16.4%

What is the median and average household income in West Sacramento by zipcode?

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ZipCode Population Number of Households Median Income Average Income
95691 39,361 14,086 $86,675.00 $110,539.00
95605 14,328 4,924 $62,654.00 $78,870.00

Methodology & Disclaimers


Demographic data shown in this section was gathered from the latest U.S. Census Bureau release, the 2021 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: 95605 95691

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