Carmichael, California 

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Population

65,091

+5.3% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

3.8%

Median Income

$54,598

Median Home Price

$411,900

Best Places to Live in Carmichael, California

Capital city / suburban complex - Northern California, northern Central Valley at the base of the Sierra Nevada
Pros
-Mild winters
-Nearby recreation
-Central location
Cons
-Growth and sprawl
-Rising cost of living
-Summer heat

Local Listings in Carmichael
 $795,000 
5837 Palm Ave
Bed 3 | Bath 3 | 2349 SqFt
 $289,000 
6838 Grant Ave
Bed 3 | Bath 1 | 1386 SqFt
 $385,000 
4525 Longhorn St
Bed 3 | Bath 2 | 2074 SqFt

What Bert Has To Say About Sacramento--Roseville--Arden-Arcade Metro Area

Sacramento, the capital of California, has been a leading agricultural and transportation center for most of its history. In the past 15 years, as costs have escalated in California’s coastal cities, thousands have migrated to the area for its reduced cost of living and proximity to San Francisco and Lake Tahoe. Now, as a result, growth and traffic issues have become top-of-mind issues for the area. Downtown Sacramento is pleasant and attractive but somewhat lacking in entertainment and activities (aside from restored historic “Old Sacramento” riverfront downtown area). Most recent growth has occurred to the north, northeast, and south as typical California sprawl- freeways, strip malls, and endless developments of tightly packed homes. Job growth projections remain strong.


QUICK FACTS

City: Carmichael
Zip Codes: 95608
Time zone: Pacific Standard Time (PST)
Elevation: 25 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Carmichael is 3.8% (U.S. avg. is 3.9%). Recent job growth is Positive. Carmichael jobs have increased by 1.40%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Carmichael's cost of living is 41.60% higher than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Carmichael's Cost of Living

VOTING
Sacramento county voted Democratic in the previous five Presidential elections. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Carmichael's population is 65,091 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 5.32%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 27 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Carmichael is $411,900. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 6.66%. Check out the homes in the area

SCHOOLS
Carmichael public schools spend $9,182 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 25.5 students per teacher in Carmichael. More Education


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Housing Market in Carmichael

It's a good time to buy in Carmichael. Home Appreciation is up 5.8% in the last 12 months. Browse Carmichael Real Estate

The median home price in Carmichael is $411,900. Browse Homes in this Range.


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Reviews for Carmichael   9 Reviews
Wanting to move to carmicheal or Folsom - 2/12/2014
Hello I am moving to california. I would like to stay in the northern area. I am moving from minnesota. I cant stand the weather here. I am looking for be able to raise... Read More

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Area to Avoid in Carmichael? - 7/6/2013
Hi Barabara I read your take on Carmichael and am glad to see it is a nice town, I'm wondering what areas I should avoid living in? I may be moving there soon and I... Read More

Climate and area ambience - 8/12/2012
Carmichael, a suburb of Sacramento, has the typical mild winters with moderate rainfall. temperatures seldom reaching below 30F nor above 90 most of the year. in... Read More


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NEW LISTINGS IN CARMICHAEL
$795,000
5837 Palm Ave
Bed 3 | Bath 3

$289,000
6838 Grant Ave
Bed 3 | Bath 1

$385,000
4525 Longhorn St
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$449,500
4905 Bowman Oaks Way
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$910,000
1309 Philomene Ct
Bed 4 | Bath 3

$824,900
4812 Marlborough Way
Bed 3 | Bath 3

$785,000
4716 Marlborough Way
Bed 5 | Bath 3

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