The City of Citrus Heights incorporated on January 1, 1997. Although it may seem as if the City of Citrus Heights is relatively young, the Citrus Heights area has a deep-rooted history dating back to the late 1800's and the Gold Rush days. Conveniently located between downtown Sacramento and Roseville, Citrus Heights is an easy commute to nearly all major employment zones in greater Sacramento, including Rancho Cordova, Folsom, Natomas, and South Placer County. The city has established itself as an important suburb in the Sacramento region with its solid base of small businesses, retail chains, and food service establishments. The Citrus Heights community is family friendly with great schools, beautiful parks, a wide offering of youth programs and many community events, in addition to lots of nearby shops and restaurants. Citrus Heights is definitely a great place to live, work and play!

Amount of UC Davis and UCDHS Employees Who Live in Citrus Heights

UC Davis Campus and UCDHS Employee BreakdownNumber of Employees Who Live in Citrus Heights
UC Davis Campus34
UCDHS Campus165


*Based off payroll information from April 2015.  Only full time employee information included. 


Citrus Heights City Hall Building

Citrus Heights City Hall