Gold River is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the Gold River Census Designated Place.
It is a community or populated place (Class Code U5) located in Sacramento County at latitude 38.6263 and longitude -121.2466. Sacramento County is in the Pacific time zone (GMT -8). The elevation is 121 feet.
The formal boundaries for the Gold River Census Designated Place (see map) encompass a land area of 2.64 sq. miles and a water area of 0.08 sq. miles.Photos of the local Gold River, CA area
|Population in Households||7,897|
|Population in Familes||6,631|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||1|
|Average Household Size||2.37|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||3,517 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||2,759 (78.4%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||569 (16.2%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||190 ( 5.4%)|
|Median Home Value||$367,967|
|Average Home Value||$409,170|
|Median Household Income||$108,338|
|Average Household Income||$137,008|
|Per Capita Income||$58,001|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||3.07%|
|Per Capita Income||3.48%|
The table below compares Gold River to the other 1,523 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in California by rank and percentile using July 1, 2014 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 536||65th|
|Population Density1||# 449||71st|
|Diversity Index2||# 948||38th|
|Median Household Income||# 106||93rd|
|Per Capita Income||# 85||94th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE California Census Data Comparison Tool.