Livability Score

68
/100
i The AreaVibes Livability Score evaluates 9 different categories and creates an overall score out of 100. The higher the score, the better the area.

amenities F

There are not many amenities close to this location.
Coffee (3) F
Starbucks
Coffee Shop
Beach Hut Deli
Coffee Shop
Starbucks
Coffee Shop
O Cafe Bakery Bistro
Coffee Shop
Fair Oaks Coffee House and Deli
Coffee Shop
Starbucks
Coffee Shop
Badfish
Coffee Shop
Starbucks
Coffee Shop
Mr. Pickles
Coffee Shop
Starbucks
Coffee Shop
Unknown Name
Coffee Shop
Mirabelle Cafe
Coffee Shop
Starbucks
Coffee Shop
Starbucks
Coffee Shop
Starbucks
Coffee Shop
Kingdom Coffee
Coffee Shop
Starbucks
Coffee Shop
TCBY Frozen Yogurt
Coffee Shop
Starbucks
Coffee Shop
Lido Cafe
Coffee Shop
Unknown Name
Coffee Shop
Entertainment (0) F
Unknown Name
Theatre Arts
Sacramento Children's Museum
Museum
Folsom Century 14
Cinema
Unknown Name
Theatre Arts
Effie Yeaw Nature Center
Museum
Effie Yeaw Nature Center
Museum
Sacramento Valley Live Steamers Railroad Museum
Museum
Food and Drink (5) F
Papa Murphy's
Fast Food
Baskin-Robbins
Sweets
Domino's
Fast Food
El Pollo Loco
Fast Food
Subway
Fast Food
Carl's Jr.
Fast Food
Five Guys
Fast Food
Mr. Pickles
Fast Food
Chipotle
Fast Food
Howard's Donuts
Fast Food
Scooter's Coffee
Fast Food
Chick-fil-A
Fast Food
In-N-Out Burger
Fast Food
McDonald's
Fast Food
Wienerschnitzel
Fast Food
Players Pub
Bar
Sandwich Spot
Fast Food
Pizza Guys
Fast Food
Fair Oaks Brew Pub
Bar
Stockman’s
Bar
Subway
Fast Food
McDonald's
Fast Food
Taco Bell
Fast Food
Subway
Fast Food
Subway
Fast Food
Fitness (1) F
Gold River Community Association
Community Centre
24 Hour Fitness
Gym
Fair Oaks Community Center
Community Centre
California Family Fitness
Gym
Fitness 19
Gym
Planet Fitness
Gym
Anytime Fitness
Gym
Effie Yeaw Nature Center Assembly Building
Community Centre
California Family Fitness
Gym
Groceries (2) F
Bel Air
Grocery Store
Private Label Supplement
Health Food
Smart & Final
Grocery Store
planned SF Supermarket
Grocery Store
KP International Market
Grocery Store
Trader Joe's
Grocery Store
Smart & Final Extra!
Grocery Store
Raley's
Grocery Store
Grocery Outlet
Grocery Store
Safeway
Grocery Store
Walmart Supercenter
Grocery Store
Safeway
Grocery Store
Walmart Neighborhood Market
Grocery Store
WinCo Foods
Grocery Store
Save Mart
Grocery Store
Sprouts Farmers Market
Grocery Store
Walmart Supercenter
Grocery Store
Viva Supermarket
Grocery Store
Parks (7) A+
Gold River Park
Park
Unknown Name
Playground
Unknown Name
Playground
Unknown Name
Park
Upper Sunrise Recreation Area
Park
Gold Station Park
Park
Upper Sunrise Recreation Area
Park
Unknown Name
Playground
Sun River Park
Park
Lower Sunrise Recreation Area
Park
Unknown Name
Playground
Village Park
Park
Unknown Name
Park
Lower Sunrise Recreational Area
Park
Unknown Name
Playground
Miller Park
Park
Dave Roberts Park
Park
Nimbus Dam Recreation Area
Park
Bannister Park
Park
Unknown Name
Playground
Phoenix Dog Park
Park
Jim David Park
Park
VFW Field
Park
Mont View Park
Park
Mont View Park
Park
Shops (9) F
Gold River Shoe Repair
Shoes
Bellissima Nail Spa
Beauty
Brookway Hair Design
Hairdresser
Foot Spa
Beauty
Beck's Furniture
Furniture
Bookworm
Books
ampm
Convenience Store
Dollar Tree
Discount Store
Pet Club
Pets
Bob's Cycle Center
Bicycle
7 Stop
Discount Store
Fashion Rewind
Clothing
Bella Fiore
Florist
Super Quick Food Store
Convenience Store
The Bungalow
Interior Decoration
Village Salon
Hairdresser
Faces 365 Salon
Hairdresser
Village Market
Convenience Store
Unknown Name
Shoes
That Girl Sam
Hairdresser
Feathered Nest
Interior Decoration
Regent Street Salon
Hairdresser
J. Hilburn
Clothing
Skinned and Lashed
Beauty
Fair Oaks Village Mercantile
Gift Shop
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commute F

Of all people who commute, 1.4% take public transportation in Gold River.
Public Transit Stops (0)
Stops & Stations
F
Sunrise
Transit Station
Sunrise Light Rail Station
Bus Stop
Hazel
Transit Station
Cordova Town Center
Transit Station
Zinfandel
Transit Station
Iron Point
Transit Station
Woodmere Rd & 90 Woodmere Rd (SB)
Bus Stop
Workers Taking Public Transit
1.4%
F
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cost of living F

The cost of living in Gold River is 158/100 - which is 13% higher than California.
Cost of Living
Goods & Services, Housing, etc.
F
Tax Rates
Income & Sales Tax
F
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crime B+

Gold River crime rates are 1,338 per 100k, which is 53% lower than California
Property Crime
1,103 crimes per 100k
A-
Violent Crime
235 crimes per 100k
B+
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employment A+

The median income in Gold River is $131,164 - which is 106% higher than California.
Med. Household Income
$131,164
A+
Unemployment Rate
3.4%
B-
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health F

There are not many hospitals, police and fire stations,
Health & Safety (3)
Dentist, Doctor, Hospital, etc.
D-
Rite Aid
Pharmacy
Gold River Dental
Dentist
Sacramento Metro Fire Station Number 65
Fire Station
Sacramento Metro Fire Station Number 31
Fire Station
Unknown Name
Dentist
Sacramento Metro Fire Station Number 63
Fire Station
Unknown Name
Police
Sacramento Metro Fire Station Number 32
Fire Station
Sacramento County Sheriff - Fair Oaks / Orangevale Service Center
Police
Rite Aid
Pharmacy
Sacramento Metro Fire Station Number 66
Fire Station
Sacramento Metro Fire Station Number 61
Fire Station
UC Davis Medical Group
Doctor
Unknown Name
Dentist
Unknown Name
Fire Station
Sacramento Metro Fire Station Number 108
Fire Station
CVS Pharmacy
Pharmacy
Sacramento Metro Fire Station 29
Fire Station
CVS Pharmacy
Pharmacy
Walgreens
Pharmacy
CVS Pharmacy
Pharmacy
Air Quality
Median Air Quality
F
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housing A+

Gold River home prices are $552,300 - which is 35% higher than California
Home Price
$552,300
A+
Home Appreciation Rate
24%
A+
Home Affordability
4.2x (home price to income ratio)
D
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schools A-

The Gold River graduation rate is 95% - which is 19% higher than California
School Test Scores
65%
C
High School Grad. Rates
95%
A+
Elementary Schools (1) F
Gold River Discovery Center K-8
Earl Legette Elementary
W. E. Mitchell Middle
Sacramento Waldorf School
Williamson Elementary
Walnutwood High (Independent Study)
St Mel School
Northridge Elementary
Lotus Child Montessori
Freedom Christian School
Riverview Stem Elementary
Summit Christian School
La Vista Center
Cordova Lane Center
Reymouth Special Education Center
Orangevale Open K-8
Albert Schweitzer Elementary
Cordova Baptist Preschool & Kindergarten
Peter J. Shields Elementary
Rancho Cordova Elementary
St Marks Lutheran School
Andrew Carnegie Middle
St John Vianney School
Harry Dewey Fundamental Elementary
Kingswood K-8
High Schools (0) F
El Sereno Alternative Education
La Entrada Continuation High
Unschool
Sacramento Waldorf School
Walnutwood High (Independent Study)
Kinney High (Continuation)
Prospect Community Day School
Freedom Christian School
La Vista Center
Capitol Academy
Bella Vista High
Cordova High
Almondale Academy
Del Campo High
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ratings A+

Gold River has an overall rating of 88% from 6 reviews.
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User Surveys (6)
From AreaVibes
A+
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Gold River Area Facts

  • Gold River has a Livability Score of 68/100, which is considered good
  • Gold River crime rates are 53% lower than the California average
  • Cost of living in Gold River is 13% higher than the California average
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F Amenities

Are there many local amenities in Gold River? Well, there are not many amenities close to this location.

Parks

Gold River Park
Unknown Name
Unknown Name
Unknown Name
Upper Sunrise Recreation Area
Gold Station Park
Upper Sunrise Recreation Area
Unknown Name

Entertainment

Unknown Name
Sacramento Children's Museum
Folsom Century 14
Unknown Name
Effie Yeaw Nature Center
Effie Yeaw Nature Center
Sacramento Valley Live Steamers Railroad Museum

Food & Drink

Papa Murphy's
Baskin-Robbins
Domino's
El Pollo Loco
Subway
Carl's Jr.
Five Guys
Mr. Pickles

F Commute

Is public transit available in Gold River? Of all people who commute, 1.4% take public transportation in Gold River.
Drive to Work
82%

5% higher than the US average

Take Public Transit
1%

4% lower than the US average

Walk to Work
0%

3% lower than the US average

A+ Health & Safety

Is Gold River a healthy and safe place to live? Yes, there are many hospitals, police and fire stations.

Hospitals

Pharmacies

Rite Aid

Doctors

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