Elk Grove, California

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Elk Grove, California
City of Elk Grove
Sunset on Laguna Blvd., Elk Grove
Sunset on Laguna Blvd., Elk Grove
Official seal of Elk Grove, California
Seal
Official logo of Elk Grove, California
Motto(s): 
"Proud Heritage, Bright Future"
Location of Elk Grove in Sacramento County, California.
Location of Elk Grove in Sacramento County, California.
Elk Grove, California is located in the United States
Elk Grove, California
Elk Grove, California
Location in the contiguous United States
Coordinates: 38°26′18″N 121°22′55″W / 38.43833°N 121.38194°W / 38.43833; -121.38194Coordinates: 38°26′18″N 121°22′55″W / 38.43833°N 121.38194°W / 38.43833; -121.38194
Country United States
State California
County Sacramento
DistrictCosumnes CSD[1]
IncorporatedJuly 1, 2000[2]
Government
 • TypeCouncil/Manager[3]
 • MayorSteve Ly[4]
 • Vice MayorSteven M. Detrick (appointed by city council and rotated annually)[4]
 • Chief Of PoliceTimothy Albright
 • Fire Chief (Cosumnes Community Services District)Mike McLaughlin[5]
Area
 • Total42.20 sq mi (109.29 km2)
 • Land42.03 sq mi (108.86 km2)
 • Water0.17 sq mi (0.43 km2)  0.12%
Elevation46 ft (14 m)
Population
 (2010)
 • Total153,015
 • Estimate 
(2019)[8]
174,775
 • Rank2nd in Sacramento County
29th in California
149th in the United States
 • Density4,158.04/sq mi (1,605.44/km2)
Time zoneUTC-8 (Pacific)
 • Summer (DST)UTC-7 (PDT)
ZIP codes[9]
95624, 95757–95759
Area code916, 279
FIPS code06-22020
GNIS feature IDs277506, 2410425
Websiteelkgrovecity.org

Elk Grove is a city in Sacramento County, California. It is just south of Sacramento. It was estimated that 174,775 people lived there in 2019.[10] This makes it the second-largest city in Sacramento County, after Sacramento.[11] The city was first incorporated on July 1, 2000.[2]

References[change | change source]

  1. "Cosumnes CSD - Fire, Parks & Recreation Dept - Elk Grove & Galt, CA - Community Services District Home Page". Retrieved February 5, 2015.
  2. 2.0 2.1 "California Cities by Incorporation Date". California Association of Local Agency Formation Commissions. Archived from the original (Word) on November 3, 2014. Retrieved August 25, 2014.
  3. "City Government". City of Elk Grove. Retrieved February 9, 2015.
  4. 4.0 4.1 "City Council". City of Elk Grove. Retrieved February 9, 2015.
  5. Editor, Cameron Macdonald Citizen News. "New CSD fire chief to be sworn in". Elk Grove Citizen.CS1 maint: extra text: authors list (link)
  6. "2019 U.S. Gazetteer Files". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved July 1, 2020.
  7. "Elk Grove". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey. Retrieved October 12, 2014.
  8. "Population and Housing Unit Estimates". United States Census Bureau. May 24, 2020. Retrieved May 27, 2020.
  9. "ZIP Code(tm) Lookup". United States Postal Service. Retrieved December 5, 2014.
  10. "Demographics - City of Elk Grove". www.elkgrovecity.org. Archived from the original on October 23, 2018. Retrieved 2018-10-23.
  11. "US Census Press Releases". Archived from the original on June 24, 2006. Retrieved January 2, 2016.