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Sacramento, CA Real Estate

Sacramento is the capital city of the U.S. state of California and the seat of government of Sacramento County. It is located at the confluence of the Sacramento River and the American River in the northern portion of California's expansive Central Valley. With an estimated 2011 population of 477,891, it is the sixth-largest city in California and the 35th largest city in the United States. Sacramento is the core cultural and economic center of the Sacramento metropolitan area which includes seven counties with an estimated 2009 population of 2,527,123. Its metropolitan area is the fourth largest in California after the Greater Los Angeles Area, San Francisco Bay Area, and the San Diego metropolitan area, as well as the 25th largest in the United States. Sacramento was cited by Time magazine as America's most ethnically and racially integrated city in 2002.

Sacramento became a city through the efforts of the Swiss immigrant John Sutter, Sr., his son John Sutter, Jr., and James W. Marshall. Sacramento grew quickly thanks to the protection of Sutter's Fort, which was established by Sutter in 1839. During the California Gold Rush, Sacramento was a major distribution point, a commercial and agricultural center, and a terminus for wagon trains, stagecoaches, riverboats, the telegraph, the Pony Express, and the First Transcontinental Railroad.

California State University, Sacramento, more commonly known as Sacramento State or Sac State, is the largest local university. It is one of the twenty-three campuses of the California State University system. Drexel University Sacramento is located in Downtown, Sacramento. University of the Pacific's McGeorge School of Law is located in the Oak Park neighborhood. In addition, the University of California, Davis is located in nearby Davis, 15 miles (24 km) west of the capital. The UC Davis Medical Center, a world-renowned research hospital, is located in the city of Sacramento.

Most Recent Homes for Sale in Sacramento, Ca

Florin
$3,999,000 Price reduced from $4,499,000 (-$500,000)
Florin
SACRAMENTO, CA

Listed 4/18/2017
Courtesy of MICHAEL JAMES REAL ESTATE
519 8th St
$950,000 
519 8th St
SACRAMENTO, CA

3 Beds, 3+ Baths
2,703 sqft
Listed 12/1/2016
Courtesy of Golden Gate Sotheby's Int'l Re
7100 LEMON HILL AVE
$690,000 
7100 LEMON HILL AVE
SACRAMENTO, CA

Listed 5/8/2015
Courtesy of Security Pacific Real Estate
0 Riverside Blvd
$550,000 
0 Riverside Blvd
SACRAMENTO, CA

Listed 6/13/2017
Courtesy of Real Estate eBroker Inc
7583 Sailfish Way
$535,000 
7583 Sailfish Way
SACRAMENTO, CA

4 Beds, 2+ Baths
1,896 sqft
Listed 10/27/2017
Courtesy of Platinum Realty & Invstmnts
4242 Dardanelles
$388,000 Price reduced from $398,000 (-$10,000)
4242 Dardanelles
SACRAMENTO, CA

4 Beds, 2+ Baths
2,170 sqft
Listed 10/24/2017
Courtesy of Your Family Realty Center
2726 RIO LINDA BLVD
$350,000 
2726 RIO LINDA BLVD
SACRAMENTO, CA

Listed 9/19/2017
Courtesy of LOANS REALTY GROUP
5918 Stacy Ave
$268,888 
5918 Stacy Ave
SACRAMENTO, CA

4 Beds, 2+ Baths
1,618 sqft
Listed 11/15/2017
Courtesy of Cloud Nine Real Estate
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Sacramento, Ca Home Sales Price Trends

Period Total Sold Average Price Median Price
JUL-SEP 2017 3,200 $355,165 $339,481

Sacramento, Ca School Districts

District Grades Zip Code Rating
DIOCESE OF SACRAMENTO K-12 95818 No Rating
ELK GROVE UNIFIED K-12 95624 3
NATOMAS UNIFIED K-12 95834 3
ROBLA ELEMENTARY K-12 95838 2
SACRAMENTO CITY UNIFIED K-12 95824 3
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Sacramento, Ca School Rankings (FAQ)

SchoolDigger Performance Ratings provide an overview of a school's test performance. Based on a scale of 0-5.

SACRAMENTO 2 out of 5
CALIFORNIA 2 out of 5

Sacramento, Ca School Parent Ratings (FAQ)

Niche Review Ratings are the overall ratings that are provided by either a Parent/Guardian, Teacher, Staff, Administrator, Student or Former Student. Based on a scale of 1-5.

SACRAMENTO
CALIFORNIA
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Sacramento, Ca Population

Population, household and median age statistics are based primarily on the 2010 US Census data projected forward to the present day.

Population: 488,549
Households: 183,517
Median Age: 35

Sacramento, Ca Average Weather (degrees F)

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