Best Home Security Companies in Sacramento
Sacramento has some unique nicknames, including "The Camella Capital of the World," "City of Trees," and "The Big Tomato." In addition, Sacramento features an extensive network of tunnels beneath the city's foundations, built during the raising of the city to avoid flooding. Sacramento is the capital city of California. It became a city through the Swiss Immigrant John Sutter. It grew quickly as a result of Sutter's Fort which was established in 1839. During the California gold rush Sacramento was a central distribution location, a center for for agriculture and a terminal for wagon trains, stage coaches, river boats, telegraphs, the pony express and the first transcontinental railroad. According to a 2002 Harvard study, sacramento is the most diverse city in the United States.
2014 estimates show that Sacramento is home to 485,199 residents. This makes Sacramento the 6th largest city in California and the 35th largest city in the Nation.The Sacramento metropolitan area is home to 2,414,783. The Sacramento metro area is the 27th largest metro area in the United States.
For every 100,000 residents in one year, 615 will be victims of violent crime, 6 will be murdered, 16 raped, 207 robbed, 386 assaulted, 3,123 will be victims of property crime, 671 burglarized and 1,956 will be victims of larceny/theft. Sacramento has a relatively average crime index that dipped to 415 last year compared to the National average crime index of 319.1. While Sacramento had a modest crime index last year, it also had almost 4,000 burglaries and over 11,000 thefts.
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