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Rancho Murieta, California - Basic Facts

The Rancho Murieta Census Designated Place had a population of 5,686 as of July 1, 2017. Rancho Murieta ranks in the lower quartile for Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in California. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Rancho Murieta is located at latitude 38.5007 and longitude -121.074 in Sacramento County. The formal boundaries for the Rancho Murieta Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 11.89 sq. miles and a water area of 0.18 sq. miles. Sacramento County is in the Pacific time zone (GMT -8). The elevation is 167 feet.

The Rancho Murieta Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2409136) has a U1 Census Class Code which indicates a census designated place with an official federally recognized name. It also has a Functional Status Code of "S" which identifies a statistical entity.

California is one of 20 states where Census County Divisions (CCDs) are used for statistical tracking of subdivisions within each county. The Rancho Murieta Census Designated Place is located within Sloughhouse CCD of Sacramento County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Rancho Murieta population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.

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Rancho Murieta, CA Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 5,686
Daytime Population: Workers 694
Daytime Population: Residents 3,446
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 4,140
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.73
Population in Households 5,654
Population in Familes 5,005
Population in Group Qrtrs 32
Population Density2 478
Diversity Index3 39


Median Household Income $107,804
Average Household Income $140,351
Per Capita Income $57,979


Total Housing Units 2,441 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 2,074 (85.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 288 (11.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 79 ( 3.2%)
Median Home Value $540,936
Average Home Value $603,339


Total Households 2,362
Average Household Size 2.39
Family Households 1,849
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 0.49% 0.73%
Households 0.36% 0.64%
Families 0.59% 0.63%
Median Household Income   0.99%
Per Capita Income   1.68%

Rancho Murieta, CA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Rancho Murieta to the other 1,516 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs 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 # 618 59th
Population Density # 950 37th
Diversity Index # 1204 21st
Median Household Income # 127 92nd
Per Capita Income # 146 90th

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