Sacramento, CA 95842 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 95842: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Sacramento, CA 95842

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 283
  • Single Family Addresses: 11,326
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 487
  • County: Sacramento County
  • Centroid: Latitude 38.693, Longitude -121.345
  • Time Zone: Pacific Time Zone (UTC -8 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Sacramento, CA 95842 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 33,514
Daytime Population: Workers 4,123
Daytime Population: Residents 19,268
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 23,391
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.70
Population in Households 33,466
Population in Familes 27,228
Population in Group Qrtrs 48
Population Density2 8,409
Diversity Index3 77


Median Household Income $44,829
Average Household Income $56,835
Per Capita Income $19,928


Total Housing Units 12,434 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 5,771 (46.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 5,943 (47.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 720 ( 5.8%)
Median Home Value $191,750
Average Home Value $232,053


Total Households 11,714
Average Household Size 2.86
Family Households 8,198
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 0.76% 0.86%
Households 0.57% 0.75%
Families 0.56% 0.74%
Median Household Income   0.03%
Per Capita Income   1.68%

Sacramento, CA 95842 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 95842 to the other 1,761 ZIP Codes in California by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 520 71st
Population Density # 236 87th
Diversity Index # 602 66th
Median Household Income # 1304 26th
Per Capita Income # 1403 20th

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