In 2018, Sacramento, CA had a population of 509k people with a median age of 34.3 and a median household income of $65,046. Between 2017 and 2018 the population of Sacramento, CA grew from 501,890 to 508,517, a 1.32% increase and its median household income grew from $56,943 to $65,046, a 14.2% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Sacramento, CA are White (Non-Hispanic) (31.1%), Asian (Non-Hispanic) (19.1%), White (Hispanic) (13.1%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (12.7%), and Other (Hispanic) (11.8%). 38.5% of the households in Sacramento, CA speak a non-English language at home as their primary language, and 89.8% of the residents in Sacramento, CA are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Sacramento, CA are California State University-Sacramento (8,366 degrees awarded in 2019), Sacramento City College (2,532 degrees), and Cosumnes River College (1,490 degrees).
In 2018, the median property value in Sacramento, CA was $358,300, and the homeownership rate was 49.1%. Most people in Sacramento, CA drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 24.8 minutes. The average car ownership in Sacramento, CA was 2 cars per household.