Citrus Heights

Located in the heart of Sacramento County, Citrus Heights, CA, embodies the essence of suburban living with its tree-lined streets, family-friendly neighborhoods, and abundance of amenities. Conveniently located just northeast of downtown Sacramento, Citrus Heights offers residents the perfect balance between urban convenience and small-town charm.

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Located in the heart of Sacramento County, Citrus Heights, CA, embodies the essence of suburban living with its tree-lined streets, family-friendly neighborhoods, and abundance of amenities. Conveniently located just northeast of downtown Sacramento, Citrus Heights offers residents the perfect balance between urban convenience and small-town charm.

Originally known for its citrus orchards, Citrus Heights has evolved into a bustling community with a diverse array of shopping centers, restaurants, and entertainment options. The Sunrise Mall serves as a hub for retail therapy, while local eateries offer a culinary journey through various cuisines.

Nature enthusiasts and outdoor lovers will find plenty to explore in Citrus Heights, with numerous parks, trails, and green spaces scattered throughout the city. From quiet picnics in Rusch Park to leisurely strolls along the Arcade Creek Nature Area, there's something for everyone to enjoy amidst the natural beauty.

Families are drawn to Citrus Heights for its excellent schools, safe neighborhoods, and plethora of community events and activities. From neighborhood block parties to seasonal festivals, there's always a sense of camaraderie and belonging in Citrus Heights.

With its friendly atmosphere, convenient location, and abundance of amenities, Citrus Heights offers residents a high quality of life and a strong sense of community. Whether you're seeking a place to raise a family, start a career, or simply enjoy a peaceful suburban lifestyle, Citrus Heights warmly welcomes you home.

Overview for Citrus Heights, CA

87,521 people live in Citrus Heights, where the median age is 37.9 and the average individual income is $33,833. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

87,521

Total Population

37.9 years

Median Age

High

Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.

$33,833

Average individual Income

Around Citrus Heights, CA

There's plenty to do around Citrus Heights, including shopping, dining, nightlife, parks, and more. Data provided by Walk Score and Yelp.

69
Somewhat Walkable
Walking Score
41
Somewhat Bikeable
Bike Score

Points of Interest

Explore popular things to do in the area, including Easter's Catholic Books & Gifts, Willful Warrior Personal Training and Nutrition, and Sunrise Recreation & Park District.

Name Category Distance Reviews
Ratings by Yelp
Shopping 0.96 miles 7 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 4.78 miles 19 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 1 miles 9 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 1.58 miles 17 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 4.45 miles 22 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 3.84 miles 17 reviews 5/5 stars

Demographics and Employment Data for Citrus Heights, CA

Citrus Heights has 33,333 households, with an average household size of 2.61. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. Here’s what the people living in Citrus Heights do for work — and how long it takes them to get there. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. 87,521 people call Citrus Heights home. The population density is 6,156.33 and the largest age group is Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

87,521

Total Population

High

Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.

37.9

Median Age

49.12 / 50.88%

Men vs Women

Population by Age Group

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0-9 Years

10-17:

10-17 Years

18-24:

18-24 Years

25-64:

25-64 Years

65-74:

65-74 Years

75+:

75+ Years

Education Level

  • Less Than 9th Grade
  • High School Degree
  • Associate Degree
  • Bachelor Degree
  • Graduate Degree
33,333

Total Households

2.61

Average Household Size

$33,833

Average individual Income

Households with Children

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Marital Status

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Commute Time

0 to 14 Minutes
15 to 29 Minutes
30 to 59 Minutes
60+ Minutes

Schools in Citrus Heights, CA

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The following schools are within or nearby Citrus Heights. The rating and statistics can serve as a starting point to make baseline comparisons on the right schools for your family. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.
Type
Name
Category
Grades
School rating
PUBLIC
K - 8th
1/5
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
1/5
Kindercare Learning Center
PRIVATE
PreK - K
No rating available
Carriage Drive Elementary
PUBLIC
K - 6th
1/5
PUBLIC
6th - 8th
1/5
PUBLIC
K - 8th
3/5
St Marks Lutheran School
PRIVATE
K - 8th
No rating available
PUBLIC
K - 5th
2/5
Holy Family Catholic School
PRIVATE
PreK - 8th
No rating available
Arlington Heights Elementary
PUBLIC
K - 5th
2/5
Cambridge Heights Elementary
PUBLIC
K - 5th
4/5
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
2/5
PUBLIC
K - 5th
1/5
PUBLIC
K - 8th
2/5
Mariposa Avenue Elementary
PUBLIC
K - 5th
1/5
Sunrise Montessori School Of Roseville Inc.
PRIVATE
PreK - K
No rating available

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