Carmichael California Profile and Resource Guide, City or community of Carmichael, California Facts, Information, Relocation, Real Estate, Advertising
      		        KEY TO THE CITY - USA City Directory Top USA City Resource Guide 

Home

US Facts

Footsteps of
History

It Happened Here

Mottos, Slogans
and Nicknames

Noted Notables

Search


Welcome To KEY TO THE CITY's Page For

Carmichael

Sacramento County,

California

Zip Code

The Jewel of Sacramento County


The California state capital is Sacramento.


What would you like to know about Carmichael

Statistics & Facts

Location

History & History-related items

City Attractions

Carmichael Government

Carmichael Chamber of Commerce.

Carmichael Organizations, Churches, and Sports.

Carmichael Libraries.




Zip Codes

95608

Return to Index

Statistics & Facts

The population of Carmichael is approximately 68,869 (2007), 61762 (2010).
The approximate number of families is 21,383 (2000), 26036 (2010).

The amount of land area in Carmichael is 27.879 sq. kilometers.
The amount of land area in Carmichael is 10.8 sq. miles.
The amount of surface water is 0.298 sq kilometers.
The distance from Carmichael to Washington DC is 2513 miles. The distance to the California state capital is 11 miles. (as the crow flies)
Carmichael is positioned 38.63 degrees north of the equator and 121.31 degrees west of the prime meridian.

Carmichael elevation is 123 feet above sea level.
Carmichael per capita income is $26,811 (2000).
Carmichael median income is $47,041 (2000).

The Carmichael median home price is $173,000 (2000).

Carmichael miscellany.

Return to Index

Location

Carmichael location: in central California about 12 miles from Sacramento. Other nearby communities include Foothill Farms, Rancho Cordova, North Highlands, Fair Oaks, Citrus Heights, Arden-Arcade, Gold River and La Riviera.

Return to Index

History & History Related Items

Carmichael history:

The area where Carmichael is now located was once part of a large Mexican land grant made in 1844 to Joel Dedmond. Daniel Carmichael bought about 2,000 acres of land here in the early 1900's. It was known as Carmichael Colony No. 1. He later bought more acreage and called it Carmichael Colony No. 2.

Here is a history page for Carmichael with a picture of Dan Carmichael, the founder of the community. He then divided up the property into lots and began to sell them off. The first settlers bought in 1907. As the area grew, a business district eventually developed.
Return to Index

Attractions

Carmichael attractions:

Jensen Botanical Gardens 8520 Fair Oaks Blvd
Carmichael, CA
Hours: 8 am to Sunset
A 3 acre botanical garden

Carmichael Park

Chatauqua Playhouse
High quality and entertaining theatrical productions
Phone: 916-489-PLAY

Effie Yeaw Nature Center
inside Ancil Hoffman County Park
2850 San Lorenzo Way, off Tarshes Drive in Carmichael

Return to Index


Contribute information free for this community or any other community in the USA

Be sure to include the name of the community and its state when contacting Key to the City as you are NOT directly contacting this community.

Learn how to advertise on Key to the City

Choose a new community in the state of California

To go to a new state, choose the States page
To choose another state, go to the State page.
Return to the Top USA City Directory and US City Resource Guide - Key to the City

Thanks for visiting Key to the City. Come back again! We'll leave the light on for you!

The information on Key to the City is from multiple sources including government, commerce, libraries, individuals and organizations. There is no guarantee of the accuracy or timeliness of the information presented on these pages, therefore, please use at your own risk.

Search Key to the City
Custom Search
or Search anywhere on the Web
Custom Search