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Rocklin Demographics

Location Rocklin is located 80 miles northeast of San Francisco. The government center of Placer County is Auburn and is located 120 miles southwest of Reno. The county encompasses 1,506 square miles (including 82 square miles of water) or 964,140 acres (including 52,780 acres of water).
Square Miles - 20 Elevation above sea level -249'Rocklin Population - 50,000
High and Low Average Temperature
January 37 57
April 43 72
July 58 98
October 47 79
Average Annual Rainfall - 23.15" Average Humidity - 35% 63%
Major Companies in Placer County Agilent Technologies Alpine Meadows Ski Resort Coherent Auburn Earthlink Inc Hewlett-Packard Kaiser Medical Center & Offices NEC Electronics USA Inc Nordstrom's Oracle Corp Pride Industries Sierra Pacific Industries Squaw Valley Ski Corp. SureWest Sutter Auburn Faith Hospital Sutter rocklin Medical Center Union Pacific Sales Tax Rate - 7.25%       
Race/Ethnicity - 2000 White - 30,315 Black - 317 Hispanic - 2,874 Asian or Pacific Islander - 1,528 American Indian, Alaskan Native & Other - 279 Two or more races (non-Hispanic) - 1,107
Real Estate Median Home Sales 2002 - $292,000 2003 - $356,250Number of Commercial Permits issued in 2003 - 101 Value of those Commercial Permits - $25,728,096 Value of Homes In Rocklin 3/2 Home in 2003 - $302,232 4/3 Home in 2003 - $408,055
Labor Force - Rocklin 2002 Labor Force - 16,180 Employment - 15,490 Unemployment - 690 Unemployment Rate - 4.3% Unemployment Rate - 2004 - 4.5%
Educational Institutions Number of Schools (K-12) in Rocklin Pre-schools 3 Elementary Schools 10 Middle Schools 2 High Schools 2 High Schools in 2005 3Number of Sierra College Students Day Programs 20,000 Evening Programs 16,000Percentage of the Population in Rocklin that hold a College Degree - 28.4%Hospitals in area - 2
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Placer County, CA

City Sites Placer County Lake Tahoe Area Chamber Of Commerce Auburn Colfax Foresthill Granite Bay Lincoln Loomis Meadow Vista Rocklin rocklin Law Enforcement District Attorney The District Attorney and his staff prosecute serious and violent crime in Placer County and direct resources to prosecute criminal misconduct Placer County Sheriff's department California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection Placer Consolidated Fire Department Our Mission is dedicated to protect life, property and the environment from the perils of fire, health and medical distress, hazardous materials and other disasters; through rapid emergency response, proactive code enforcement, modern fire prevention methods, and progressive public safety education for the benefit of the community. Placer County Superior Court The mission of the court system in California is to provide consistent, independent, impartial, and accessible administration of justice in California. Office of Emergency Services Treasurer - Tax Collector Office Hospitals Adventist Health offers a wide variety of quality, cost-effective health care services Auburn Visiting Nurses Association Sutter Auburn Medical Center is a 98-bed acute care hospital nestled in the heart of California's Gold Country at the base of the majestic Sierra Nevada mountains in Auburn, California Sutter rocklin Medical Center Placer County Hospitals Lake Tahoe Area Ski Resorts On The Snow ALPINE MEADOWS SKI RESORT 2600 Alpine Meadows, Tahoe City, CA - North Lake Tahoe (530) 583-4232 BOREAL SKI RESORT I-80, Castle Peak Exit, Truckee, CA - North Lake Tahoe (530) 426-3666 CAMP RICHARDSON XC Homewood, CA - South Lake Tahoe (530) 542-6577 DIAMOND PEAK SKI RESORT 1210 Ski Way, Incline Village, NV - North Lake Tahoe (775) 832-1177 DONNER SKI RANCH 19320 Donner Pass Rd, Norden, CA - North Lake Tahoe (916) 426-3635 HEAVENLY SKI RESORT Yuba Gap Road, Auburn, CA 95602 - (800) 391-2254 KIRKWOOD SKI RESORT Hwy 88, Kirkwood, CA - South Lake Tahoe (209) 258-6000 MOUNT ROSE SKI RESORT 22222 Mt. Rose Hwy, Reno, NV - (775) 849-0704 NORTHSTAR SKI RESORT Hwy 267 and Northstar D, Placer County, CA - (530) 562-1010 SIERRA/TAHOE SKI RESORT 1111 Sierra At Tahoe, Twin Bridges, CA - North Lake Tahoe - (916) 659-7453 SKI HOMEWOOD SKI RESORT 5145 Westlake Blvd, Homewood, CA - North Lake Tahoe - (916) 525-2992 SQUAW VALLEY SKI RESORT 1960 Squaw Valley Rd, Olympic Valley, CA - North Lake Tahoe - (530) 583-6985 SUGAR BOWL SKI RESORT Old Hwy 40, Norden, CA - North Lake Tahoe - (916) 426-9000 Parks Sierra Outdoor Recreation Covering over a million acres in the Central Sierra Nevada, twenty-one outdoor activities, nearly 800 recreation sites and activity guides, and 50 recreation maps Devils Postpile National Monument Established in 1911 by presidential proclamation, Devils Postpile National Monument protects and preserves the Devils Postpile formation, the 101-foot high Rainbow Falls, and pristine mountain scenery. The Devils Postpile formation is a rare sight in the geologic world and ranks as one of the world's finest examples of columnar basalt. Its columns tower 60 feet high and display an unusual symmetry. Placer County Parks and Grounds Division North Tahoe Regional Park The Regional Park encompasses 124 acres of predominantly active recreational activities. Surrounding the Regional Park on three sides are accessible public lands offering users a more passive recreational experience. Found within the Regional Park are five night-lighted tennis courts, several athletic fields, basketball, handball and sand volleyball courts Whitewater Rafting near Lake Tahoe Transportation Auburn Municipal Airport Truckee-Tahoe Airport Placer County Transportations Planning Agency Placer County Transportation Planning Agency (PCTPA) is the forum for making decisions about the regional transportation system in Placer County. Amtrak Train & Bus Service Sacramento Airport Placer County Transit (PCT) "We're Going Your Way!" Truckee North Tahoe Transportation Management Association The Truckee North Tahoe Transportation Management Association is dedicated to fostering public-private partnerships and resources for the advocacy and promotion of innovative solutions to the unique transportation challenges of the Truckee-North Lake Tahoe Resort Triangle. City of Lincoln Transit The City of Lincoln provides fixed route and demand response public transit service to its residents Tahoe Area Regional Transit TART is a public service operated by the Placer County Department of Public Works, funded by Placer County, Washoe County Regional Transportation Commission and the Town of Truckee. Newspapers The Press-Tribune Placer County Newspapers - Placer County Media Rocklin & rocklin Today Rocklin & rocklin Community Online The Auburn Journal Newspapers Of General Circulation In Placer County Tahoe World Sacramento Bee Library rocklin Main Library Placer County Libraries Placer County library services are available to residents countywide, and residents may also have access to city libraries California State Library The State Library is California's public research library that helps a diverse people, their governments and their libraries meet their knowledge and information needs Entertainment Arts Council of Placer County is a catalyst for the arts and humanities in Placer County Auburn Country Club is a private golf and country club in Auburn California Auburn Placer Performing Art Center The mission of the Center is to enhance the cultural and economic environment of our community by building and operating a center for the performing arts rocklin's Magic Circle Theatre Presenting a full schedule of musicals, mysteries, comedies, children's theater, youth musical workshops and concerts in the historic rocklin Theater, 241Vernon Street, 916-782-1777. The Auburn Symphony Auburn Symphony Orchestra Bernhard Museum Complex The historic Bernhard Museum Complex has seen over 150 years of history roll by. Set on 2.3 acres of beautifully landscaped grounds, the Bernhard Museum Complex includes the Bernhard residence, wine storage building, wine processing building, and a barn. Today, the residence is a Victorian era house museum, but there remain faint whispers from the structure's Travelers Rest days. Placer County Gold Collection This collection is made up of 194.11 troy ounces of gold, all of it mined from Placer County soil. In 1996, the entire collection was appraised at $343,500.00 based on weight and historical relevance. Placer Nature Center Through environmental awareness and education, Placer Nature Center links people to nature
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Sacramento County, CA

City Sites Sacramento County Arden-Arcade Community Arden-Arcade District Antelope Sacramento Carmichael Citrus Heights Elk Grove Fair Oaks Folsom Galt Isleton Rancho Cordova Rancho Murieta Law Enforcement Sacramento Police Dept The Sacramento Police Department is working to make the City of Sacramento a safe place to live and work by forming partnership with its citizens and businesses Sacramento Metropolitan Fire District The Sacramento Metropolitan Fire District "METRO FIRE" continues to provide the best quality fire protection, fire prevention, fire safety education, emergency medical aid, and other emergency response services Sacramento Sheriff's Department The mission of the Sacramento County Sheriff's Department is the protection of life and property, the preservation of the public peace and the enforcement of the law California Highway Patrol The mission of the California Highway Patrol is to provide the highest level of safety, service, and security to the people of California Sacramento Treasury County Executive Sacramento County District Attorney Hospitals Sacramento Center for Hematology and Medical Oncology professional medical corporation providing hematology and oncology care in the greater Sacramento area. Emergency Medical Services Physical Therapy Clinics offering physical therapy services at several locations in the greater Sacramento area. Sutter Cancer Center comprehensive oncology center, providing primary and tertiary care to patients thoughout Northern California Radiological Associates of Sacramento Medical Group offers diagnostic imaging, nuclear medicine, and radiation oncology services Mercy General Hospital Catholic Healthcare West and Mercy General Hospital are committed to furthering the healing ministry of Jesus, and to providing high-quality, affordable healthcare to the communities we serve Kindred Hospital Our Mission is to provide quality care, treatment and rehabilitation for medically complex patients and support for their families Northern California Shriners Hospital Parks Waterworld USA Sacramento Waterworld USA in Sacramento is Northern California's most popular water park Brannan Island State Recreation Area Brannan Island State Recreation Area is a maze of waterways through the Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta. This park northeast of San Francisco Bay, has countless islands and marshes with many wildlife habitats and many opportunities for recreation, including boating, windsurfing and swimming Folsom Lake Located at the base of the Sierra foothills, the 18,000-acre lake and recreation area offers opportunities for hiking, biking, running, camping, picnicking, horseback riding, water-skiing and boating Old Sacramento State Historic Park park is a portion of the Old Sacramento Historic District, all of which has been designated a National Landmark State Indian Museum California State Indian Museum displays exhibits and artifacts illustrating the culture of the state's earliest inhabitants Sutter's Fort State Historic Park Sacramento Marina The Sacramento Marina is nestled amidst a beautiful riverfront park, just minutes from downtown Sacramento, California Transportation Sacramento International Airport (SMF) Port of Sacramento Sacramento Transportation Authority California Transit Association primary advocate for moving people in California to better enable the transit industry to serve the general public Sacramento County Department of Transportation Folsom Transit Division Paratransit.org Sacramento Regional Transit District Newspapers News & Review "free news weekly, with entertainment listings and classifieds." Sacramento Bee California Computer News covers computer news and follows trends in the computer industry. Natomas Journal "catering to the interests of the community, featuring articles, a calendar, local sports, and entertainment news. " Sacramento Magazine Online Sacramento Business Journal Elk Grove Citizen Library Folsom Public Library Sacramento County Law Library provides library information and services as well as links to other legal research sites. Sacramento Public Library "information on events, programs, services, branch locations, and more." California State Library Entertainment California Musical Theatre information on the Broadway Series and the Music Circus. California State Railroad Museum provides an introduction to the museum and many of its permanent exhibits California Museum for History, Women and the Arts Sacramento Museum Guide The Sacramento association of museums is comprised of 22 greater Sacramento area museums Sacramento Opera "provides season schedule, membership forms, company background, and education programs" Sacramento Ballet Sacramento Theatre Company "producing classic plays of literary value, as well as experimental work" Runaway Stage Productions "live Broadway style musical theatre, storybook children's theater and youth musical theater workshops" Punch Line bringing national comedy acts to San Francisco and Sacramento California State Capitol Museum Discovery Museum history, science, space and technology come together at the Discovery Museum Crocker Art Museum As the leading arts institution in the Sacramento Valley, the Crocker serves as the primary regional resource for the study and appreciation of fine art, with an emphasis on the original Crocker family donation of California art and European drawings, contemporary northern California art and, more recently, of East Asian painting and international ceramics Fairytale Town 2.5-acre children's park that brings fairytales and nursery rhymes to life Sacramento Zoo located in William Land Park Folsom Zoo California State Fair The Cal Expo fairgrounds come alive every summer as the State Fair becomes a "city within a city" that hosts nearly one million visitors
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El Dorado County, CA

City Sites El Dorado County Government Coloma El Dorado Hills Georgetown Placerville South Lake Tahoe Law Enforcement El Dorado Sheriff's Department Placerville Police Department El Dorado Hills Fire Department Hospitals Marshall Hospital in Placerville Barton Memorial Hospital Lake Tahoe Area Ski Resorts On The Snow ALPINE MEADOWS SKI RESORT 2600 Alpine Meadows, Tahoe City, CA - North Lake Tahoe (530) 583-4232 BOREAL SKI RESORT I-80, Castle Peak Exit, Truckee, CA - North Lake Tahoe (530) 426-3666 CAPLES LAKE XC 3070 Camino Heights Dr, Camino, CA 95709 - (530) 644-6048 CAMP RICHARDSON XC Homewood, CA - South Lake Tahoe (530) 542-6577 DIAMOND PEAK SKI RESORT 1210 Ski Way, Incline Village, NV - North Lake Tahoe (775) 832-1177 DONNER SKI RANCH 19320 Donner Pass Rd, Norden, CA - North Lake Tahoe (916) 426-3635 HEAVENLY SKI RESORT Yuba Gap Road, Auburn, CA 95602 - (800) 391-2254 KIRKWOOD SKI RESORT Hwy 88, Kirkwood, CA - South Lake Tahoe (209) 258-6000 MOUNT ROSE SKI RESORT 22222 Mt. Rose Hwy, Reno, NV - (775) 849-0704 NORTHSTAR SKI RESORT Hwy 267 and Northstar D, Placer County, CA - (530) 562-1010 SIERRA/TAHOE SKI RESORT 1111 Sierra At Tahoe, Twin Bridges, CA - North Lake Tahoe - (916) 659-7453 SKI HOMEWOOD SKI RESORT 5145 Westlake Blvd, Homewood, CA - North Lake Tahoe - (916) 525-2992 SQUAW VALLEY SKI RESORT 1960 Squaw Valley Rd, Olympic Valley, CA - North Lake Tahoe - (530) 583-6985 SUGAR BOWL SKI RESORT Old Hwy 40, Norden, CA - North Lake Tahoe - (916) 426-9000 Parks Pioneer Park Located in scenic southern El Dorado County, the 21 acre park provides a full size equestrian arena that hosts a wide variety of activities, horseshows and livestock events. Henningsen Lotus Park Located on the South Fork of the American River, the 51 acre park provides a wide variety of active and passive recreation opportunities. Bradford Park Located off the Ponderosa Road exit of Highway 50 this 5-acre park consists of a brand new playground, small sports field and large covered picnic areas. So. Lake Tahoe Bass Lake Multi-use loop trail system (bicycle and pedestrian) ,Picnic areas (Group and Individual Family sizes) with shade structures ,Parking for 355 cars ,Two lighted softball/baseball fields ,+/-3500 s.f. nature center/community meeting room ,Four tennis courts (two lighted) ,One basketball court ,Three restroom facilities (one with a combination concession facility),Three playground areas ,A maintenance and grounds keeping building/area , A disc golf course Eldorado National Forest The Eldorado National Forest is one of California's favorites. In a setting of tall pine, fir, and cedars are a myriad of recreational opportunities, such as camping, fishing, boating, and hiking. Marshall Gold Discovery State Historic Park The Park includes the Gold Discovery Museum which offers information, exhibits, and artifacts relating to the gold discovery and gold rush, the mining exhibit containing examples of some of the many kinds of equipment used by the miners, the Chinese stores - all that remains of a large Chinese settlement in Coloma, and a recreation of Sutter's Sawmill and where James Marshall first discovered gold. Auburn State Recreation Area Fishing, hiking, primitive camping, gold panning Desolation Wilderness Hiking, camping Folsom Lake State Recreation Area Waterskiing, boating, fishing, windsurfing, swimming, hiking, bicycling, equestrian trails, rowing, sailing, picnicking, camping. Transportation El Dorado County Transit Authority Amtrak Train Service Amtrak California offers five daily motor coach round trips to the Transit Center in Placerville on their way between South Lake Tahoe/Carson City and the Sacramento train station. Lake Tahoe Airport Placerville Airport Cameron Park Airport Newspapers Mountain Democrat Tahoe Tribune The Tahoe Daily Tribune is based at Lake Tahoe's South Shore and carries news about the entire Tahoe Basin. Around Here Magazine Sierra Foothill Magazine Sacramento Bee Regional Library El Dorado County Library California State Library Library of Congress Entertainment El Dorado County Historical Museum Step back into the history of one of the original California counties. Gold Bug Park - Hattie Museum public park where you can take a captivating underground tour of a real gold mine Olde Coloma Theatre California State Railroad Museum Imagination Theater We strive to 'Tell good stories well in an atmosphere of respect, trust, challenge, personal growth and integrity.' Mother Lode Friends of Music
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Yolo County, CA

City Sites Davis Woodland West Sacramento Law Enforcement Yolo County Sheriff California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection The Office of the State Fire Marshal Hospitals Sutter Davis Hospital Woodland Healthcare Mothering the Mother Davis Community Clinic Yolo County Red Cross Parks CACHE CREEK CANYON REGIONAL PARK; CAMP HASWELL PARK; ELKHORN REGIONAL PARK; GRASSLANDS REGIONAL PARK Transportation Yolo County Transportation Dist Operates local and inter-city bus service 365 days a year in Yolo County and neighboring areas. Amtrak "Trains linking Davis to the Bay Area & beyond on the Capitol Corridor, California Zephyr, & Coast Starlight routes " Davis Airporter Shuttle service to Sacramento and San Francisco International Airports form Davis and the sorrounding communities. Sacramento Regional Transit Light rail and bus service in the Sacramento area Unitrans Bus Service Unitrans is one of the largest student run transportation organizations in North America. Newspapers The Davis Enterprise Local Newspaper The California Aggie Local Newspaper Woodland Daily Democrat Sacramento News & Review Weekly publication Library Yolo County Library Law Library The Loren D. Carlson Health Sciences Library Entertainment Yolo County Historical Museum Hattie Weber Museum The Opera House - Woodland Heidrick Ag History Center John Natsoulas Gallery Exhibits a fascinating parade of contemporary art equal to the best venues in the United States. The Bohart Museum of Entomology "It now contains over six million specimens of insects and other terrestrial arthropods, used for research, teaching, and outreach. " The Carl Gorman Museum One of only a few galleries in the nation featuring contemporary Native American Art. Nelson Gallery The gallery serves the art communities and general public of this region of Northern California. Acme Theatre Company A Non-Profit Performing Arts Troupe Davis Musical Theatre Company DMTC produces seven musicals a year Davis Art Center
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Nevada County, CA

City Sites Nevada County Grass Valley Nevada City Truckee Law Enforcement The County Executive Office The Superior Court of Nevada County Office of District Attorney Sheriff's Office Fire Safe Council of Nevada County Nevada County Fire District Hospitals Truckee Clinic Confidential clinic services are available to all Nevada County residents at both the Nevada City and Truckee locations. Clinic fees and program eligibility varies by service provider and will be determined on an individual basis. Sierra Nevada Memorial Hospital TAHOE FOREST Hospital Physical therapy, occupational therapy, hand therapy, speech and language pathology Parks Tahoe National Forest Whether you're baking in the dry heat of a Sacramento Valley summer or languishing amid the rain showers of a San Francisco winter, the heights of the Sierra Nevada, straight to the east within Tahoe National Forest, can seem like Shangri-La. Donner Memorial State Park Donner Memorial State Park - the main reason why people visit is to see the location of one of the most famous episodes in the history of the pioneer days of the West. It was in this seemingly benign woodland that several dozen members of the Donner Party, a group of emigrants heading west to start a new life in California, became stranded during the particularly cold, snowy winter of 1846, and eventually some had to resort to cannibalism to survive. Transportation The Nevada County Transportation Commission The Nevada County Transportation Commission (NCTC) is a Regional Transportation Planning Agency (RTPA) created pursuant to Title 7.92, of the State of California Government Code, Section 67920. As the RTPA for Nevada County the NCTC coordinates transportation planning for Grass Valley, Nevada City, Nevada County, and The Town of Truckee. The Nevada County Airport The Nevada County Airport plays a vital role in the economic and recreational health of Nevada County. Gold Country Stage Take our fleet of buses all over Grass Valley and Nevada City, plus Penn Valley, North San Juan, Cedar Ridge, Lake Wildwood, Alta Sierra and Lake of the Pines. Newspapers SierraSun The Union Library Nevada County Public Library Welcome to your Nevada County Library! Our main, branch, historical and satellite libraries are here to serve you. Nevada County Libraries Entertainment Empire Mine State Historic Park Empire Mine State Historic Park is the site of one of the oldest, largest, deepest, longest and richest gold mines in California. Music in the Mountains Twin Cities Concert Association A breath of fresh classical air The Foothill Theatre Company ""...an energetic company pulling out all the stops...delightful! Nevada County Arts Council Nevada County's Local Arts Agency. Connect with all the arts & culture happenings including the Arts & Culture Institute classes and workshops, artists, instructors, events, galleries and more. Teddy Bear Castle Museum Imaginarium Science Museum KNCO Radio Nevada County's First Choice for Local News

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