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Seattle, WA vs Sacramento, CA

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Highlights
- The Median Age in Sacramento is 1.4 years younger than in Seattle.
- Sacramento housing costs are 54.2% less expensive than Seattle housing costs.
- The average commute for residents of Sacramento is 2.0 minutes shorter than it is for residents of Seattle.

Overview
 Seattle, WASacramento, CAUnited States
 688,245489,650321,004,407
 $79,565$54,615$57,652
 35.734.337.8
 $714,400$327,300$231,200
 2.9%4.2%3.7%
 27.4625.4226.38

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Reviews for Seattle    298 Reviews
Make sure to visit Seattle! - 1/6/2020
I lived in Seattle for 12 years, and it was always... Read More

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Judging a city only on politics is getting stale - 12/21/2019
First off, its a bit disappointing (although not surprising) that the majority of this conversation is focusing on the usual partisan/ideological tribalism based horse... Read More

Seattle Changed - 11/10/2019
I was born in Seattle and lived there over 60 years. Back in the 50's and 60's Seattle believe it or not was very much like Mayberry. Even into the 70's there wasn't... Read More

Reviews for Sacramento    115 Reviews
Bit of a downer... - 7/13/2019
I'm 21 years old and I've lived in Sac my whole life. I have always enjoyed the K-12 schools in Sacramento (albeit in the nicer parts of the city). The recreation and... Read More

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Sacramento, best place to live in California. - 3/26/2019
I've lived in Sacramento since 1989. I used to live in the S.F. Bay Area. Never regretted making the move. We have glorious seasons. Summer can be hot, but we've... Read More

The Real Scoop - 10/9/2016
I am a native-born who lived in Sacramento from the mid-1960’ s to 2005, left for 10 years and came back for family reasons. Here is my assessment of the... Read More

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ZIPS IN SEATTLE, WASHINGTON
98115, 98103, 98133, 98105, 98118, 98125, 98122, 98117, 98144, 98109, 28 total
ZIPS IN SACRAMENTO, CALIFORNIA
95823, 95822, 95831, 95833, 95835, 95838, 95820, 95824, 95834, 95815, 18 total

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