Orangevale, California



Location and Demographics:

The 2010 United States Census reported that Orangevale had a population of 33,960.

It is located approximately 25 miles northeast of Sacramento. The community is known for its rolling hills that offer the best views of the Sierra Nevada mountain range, its foothills, and a rural environment in the middle of a growing metropolitan area. Some residential properties in the area are zoned to accommodate horses and orchards.



Orangevale was originally known for the many orange groves in the large agricultural area. Its gentle rolling hills were covered with oak trees and trails. Settlers, farmers and gold seekers from around the world came to this area, attracted by the bountiful agriculture. Today, you will still see parcels of farms and orange groves sprinkled throughout the residential and commercial communities.



Orangevale is industry-friendly with many pockets of business complexes spread throughout town. There is easy access to transit and conveniently placed markets for groceries, home supplies and anything you may need. The job market if plentiful here and supports small businesses and entrepreneurs.



Orangevale has many parks for residents and visitors to enjoy. Among the main parks are the Orangevale Recreation & Park District, Sundance Park, Almond Avenue Park and Pecan Park. Visit for more information.


Real Estate in Orangevale

Besides the sunny weather, Orangevale provides its residents with many local amenities including nature trails and parks, convenient shopping and a stable housing market! Click Here for home listings in Orangevale, CA.


Public schools in Orangevale are under the jurisdiction of the San Juan Unified School District.

Elementary school: Trajan Fundamental Elementary, Green Oaks Fundamental Elementary, Oakview Elementary, Pershing Elementary, Twin Lakes Elementary, and Ottomon Elementary.

Middle school: Louis Pasteur and Andrew Carnegie.

High school: Casa Roble Fundamental High School is the primary high school for the area, with some southern Orangevale residents attending Bella Vista in nearby Fair Oaks.


More About Orangevale

Because of it’s natural beauty (including waterways and mountain views), recreational opportunities, high-ranking schools and the industrial growth of Sacramento and Placer Counties, people continue to settle into Orangevale. In the midst of this growth remain many original oak trees, trails, and a unique rural character which express the essential character of Orangevale. Visit for more information.


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