Most Expensive West Sacramento Neighborhoods
West Sacramento is a medium-sized city located in the state of California. With a population of 51,847 people and nine constituent neighborhoods, West Sacramento is the 176th largest community in California. West Sacramento has seen a significant amount of newer housing growth in recent years. Quite often, new home construction is the result of new residents moving in who are middle class or wealthier, attracted by jobs, a healthy local economy, or other amenities as they leave nearby or far away areas for greener pastures. This seems to be the case in West Sacramento, where the median household income is $53,307.
Housing costs in West Sacramento are among some of the highest in the nation, although real estate prices here don't compare to real estate prices in the most expensive communities in California.
West Sacramento is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, West Sacramento is a city of service providers, sales and office workers and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in West Sacramento who work in office and administrative support (12.80%), management occupations (10.44%) and sales jobs (9.40%).
Also of interest is that West Sacramento has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
One thing noticeable about West Sacramento, although not a huge city, is that it has a large population of people who are young, single, educated, and upwardly-mobile career starters. That’s because West Sacramento is full of single people in their 20s and 30s and who have undergraduate or graduate degrees and are starting careers in professional occupations. This makes West Sacramento a pretty good place for young, educated career starters looking to find many people like themselves, with good opportunities for friendships, socializing, romance, and fun.
The overall education level of West Sacramento is somewhat higher than in the average US city of 21.84%: 25.00% of adults 25 and older in the city have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in West Sacramento in 2010 was $25,081, which is middle income relative to California, and upper middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $100,324 for a family of four. However, West Sacramento contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
West Sacramento is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call West Sacramento home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of West Sacramento residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. West Sacramento also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 31.94% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in West Sacramento include German, Irish, English, Italian, Russian and Portuguese.
In addition, West Sacramento has a lot of people living here who were born outside of the US (22.86%).
The languages spoken by people in West Sacramento are also diverse. These are tabulated as the languages people preferentially speak when they are at home with their families. The most common language spoken in West Sacramento is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish, Russian and Hindi.
|WEST SACRAMENTO INFORMATION||DETAILS|
|NUMBER OF HOMES AND APARTMENTS||17,571|
|WEST SACRAMENTO HOME OWNERSHIP|
|% OWNER OCCUPIED||53.46%|
|% RENTER OCCUPIED||46.54%|
|TYPE OF WEST SACRAMENTO HOMES|
|SINGLE FAMILY DETACHED||64.85%|
|ROWHOUSES AND ATTACHED HOMES||5.37%|
|SMALL APARTMENT BUILDINGS||6.45%|
|COMPLEXES OR HIGH RISE APARTMENTS||17.94%|
|SIZE OF WEST SACRAMENTO HOMES|
|5 OR MORE BEDROOMS||6.96%|
|AGE OF WEST SACRAMENTO HOMES|
|NEWER HOMES (2000 OR LATER)||34.53%|
|ESTABLISHED, BUT NOT OLD HOMES (1970-1999)||26.80%|
|WELL-ESTABLISHED, OLD HOMES (1940-1969)||34.33%|
|HISTORIC (1939 OR BEFORE)||4.34%|
|WEST SACRAMENTO REAL ESTATE INFORMATION||DETAILS|
|MEDIAN HOME VALUE||$355,996|
|MEDIAN RENTAL PRICE||$1,102|
|HOME VALUE RANGE|
|$0 - $74,000||7.99%|
|$74,001 - $148,000||2.61%|
|$148,001 - $295,000||26.60%|
|$295,001 - $443,000||28.88%|
|$443,001 - $591,000||18.69%|
|$591,001 - $739,000||9.28%|
|$739,001 - $1,108,000||4.60%|
|$1,108,001 - $1,477,000||0.56%|
|PEOPLE OF WEST SACRAMENTO||DETAILS|
|UNDER 5 YEARS||7.54%|
|5 TO 17||18.73%|
|18 TO 24||9.65%|
|25 TO 34||16.76%|
|35 TO 54||26.88%|
|55 TO 64||9.66%|
|65 YEARS AND OVER||10.79%|
|EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT OF ADULTS|
|HIGH SCHOOL GRADUATES||81.88%|
|MEDIAN HOUSEHOLD INCOME||$53,307|
|PER CAPITA INCOME||$25,081|
|INDIVIDUALS BELOW POVERTY LEVEL||20.77%|
|INDUSTRIES PEOPLE WORK IN||Healthcare (14.27%)
Public Service (12.85%)
Professional, scientific, and technical services (5.26%)
Real estate (2.44%)
Information Technology (2.26%)
|BLACK OR AFRICAN AMERICAN||4.46%|
|AMERICAN INDIAN AND ALASKA NATIVE||1.44%|
|NATIVE HAWAIIAN AND OTHER PACIFIC ISLANDERS||1.54%|
|SOME OTHER RACE ALONE||10.00%|
|TWO OR MORE RACES||8.13%|
|HISPANIC OR LATINO (OF ANY RACE)||31.94%|
|ETHNICITIES PRESENT||German (11.04%)
|LANGUAGES SPOKEN||English (63.59%)
Other Asian languages (1.49%)
Indic languages (1.37%)
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