The homeowner vacancy rate was 3.0%; the rental vacancy rate was 7.0%. 7,405 sqft lot; 7 days on Zillow . The population density was 1,509.5 people per square mile (582.9/km2). Search neighborhood, address, city, school, zip, MLS #, Download the Neighborhoods.com app on the App Store. There were 18,681 housing units at an average density of 817.7 per square mile (315.7/km2), of which 10,234 (58.7%) were owner-occupied, and 7,187 (41.3%) were occupied by renters. The traditional industrial center of the region since the Gold Rush era, West Sacramento is home to a diverse economy and is one of the area's top four employment centers. Check with the applicable school district prior to making a decision based on these boundaries. Other businesses in early Washington included hotels, saloons, and restaurants catering to the needs of people passing through. West Sacramento is part of the Sacramento–Arden Arcade–Roseville Metropolitan Statistical Area which has a population (2000) of approximately 1,796,857 (July 1, 2016 estimate placed the population at 2,296,418). Bryte came to California in 1849 to try his hand at gold mining. This also coincided with the end of the Mexican–American War. GreatSchoolsRatings provided by GreatSchools.org. In June 1963, the Port of Sacramento was opened to deep sea traffic with the completion of the Sacramento Deep Water Ship Channel. In addition, the rich soil of the valley produced abundant crops of com, melons, cucumbers, and sweet potatoes. The population density was 2,133.5 people per square mile (823.8/km2). About 17.2% of families and 22.3% of the population were below the poverty line, including 31.8% of those under age 18 and 12.4% of those age 65 or over. The information on this page is aggregated from third-party sources and presented as-is for your convenience. By signing up, I agree to Neighborhoods.com's privacy policy and terms of use. These communities officially incorporated as the City of West Sacramento in 1987. Review guidelines. In May 1849, James McDowell was shot and killed in a barroom argument that he had supposedly started. The per capita income for the city was $15,245. In October 1849, Margaret hired a land surveyor to map out 160 acres (65 ha), which was then divided into forty one blocks. According to the Köppen Climate Classification system, West Sacramento has a warm-summer Mediterranean climate, abbreviated "Csa" on climate maps. Our real estate brokerages: Neighborhoods.com, Neighborhoods Home Source, Inc. CA BRE # 02003453 | (855) 744-2846. Both stations, owned and operated by CBS, are housed on KOVR Drive. 28,012 people (57.5% of the population) lived in owner-occupied housing units and 20,394 people (41.8%) lived in rental housing units. The average household size was 2.75 and the average family size was 3.39. It was the home of the former Sacramento Mountain Lions in the defunct United Football League. Salmon, sturgeon, catfish, eel, crayfish, and clams proved to be lucrative in this region as fisherman soon found. $95,000. West Sacramento is home to Sacramento-area CBS television station KOVR and The CW station KMAX-TV. Homes for You Price (High to Low) Price (Low to High) Newest Bedrooms Bathrooms Square Feet Lot Size. The McDowell family experienced first-hand the violence that the gold rush era brought with it. We've just released an update for neighborhoods.com! There were 12,133 housing units at an average density of 579.3 per square mile (223.7/km2). [13], West Sacramento is located at 38°34′50″N 121°31′49″W / 38.58056°N 121.53028°W / 38.58056; -121.53028.[14]. In 2011, the mayor launched an initiative to develop the city as a global food hub and center of food innovation, and several major international companies in the sector made West Sacramento their US or North American headquarters and manufacturing/research centers, including Nippon Shokken, Shinmei Foods, TOMRA, and Bayer Crop Science.[42]. It has not been verified or approved by the developer or association. The median age was 33.6 years. The Sacramento Bee has the largest circulation and readership in the city. Sutter Health Park, formerly known as Raley Field, in West Sacramento is the home of Sacramento River Cats. Bryte was able to own several thousand acres of land in the area to farm on, as well as raise his many livestock on. For every 100 females, there were 97.7 males. There were 11,404 households, out of which 34.6% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 45.2% were married couples living together, 15.4% had a female householder with no husband present, and 33.4% were non-families. In 1846, a man named James McDowell bought 600 acres (240 ha) from John Schwartz. Mike Bryte's influence in the community was marked by his election to the Yolo County Board of Supervisors and later as sheriff. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 95.0 males. Enter the email address associated with your account and we will email you a link to reset your password. She sold individual lots within this platted area which she named the "Town of Washington". According to the City's 2015 "Comprehensive Annual Financial Report," the top employers in the city are: The 2010 United States Census[44] reported that West Sacramento had a population of 48,744. [19][20], In 2007–2008 there were efforts to move the California Highway Patrol official headquarters from Sacramento (in Sacramento County) to West Sacramento (in Yolo County),[21] but these were ultimately unsuccessful.[22]. Public schools and programs operated by the Washington Unified School District currently include: In 2017, West Sacramento launched the West Sacramento Home Run, an education initiative offering universal preschool, college savings accounts for preschool graduates enrolled in the Washington Unified School District, internship opportunities with local businesses/organizations and free first year of college tuition for all West Sacramento high school graduates.[41]. Disclaimer: School attendance zone boundaries are supplied by Maponics and are subject to change. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 15,282 persons (31.4%). Lot / Land for sale. The Town of Washington was renamed Broderick in honor of U. S. Senator David C. Broderick. The city is separated from Sacramento by the Sacramento River which also separates Sacramento and Yolo counties. West Sacramento's premiere businesses include Tony's Fine Foods/UNFI, UPS, Hunter Douglas, Beckman Coulter, FedEX, Holtman of California and Bayer Crop Sciences.[16]. Target opened a new store at the Southport Shopping Center directly across from Nugget Market, an upscale grocery store headquartered in Woodland, California. There were 11,663 families (66.9% of all households); the average family size was 3.37. Please provide an email address where you would like to receive Neighborhoods.com notifications. 1348 Lisbon Ave, West Sacramento, CA 95605. West Sacramento is a medium-sized city located in the state of California. During the 20th century, Mike Bryte's property was divided and became known as the community of Bryte. In 1844, John Schwartz, a Flemish traveler, was the first Euro-American to permanently settle in the area of West Sacramento, which at that time was part of Mexico.