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Rio Linda, California
Location in Sacramento County and the state of California
Location in Sacramento County and the state of California
Country United States
State California
Counties Sacramento
Area
 - City  5.5 sq mi (14.2 km²)
 - Land  5.5 sq mi (14.2 km²)
 - Water  0 sq mi (0 km²)
Population (2000)
 - City 10,466
 - Density 1,902.9/sq mi (737/km²)

Rio Linda is a census-designated place (CDP) in Sacramento County, California, United States. As of the 2000 census, the CDP population was 10,466. It is home to local artist, Robert Losey. Image File history File links This is a lossless scalable vector image. ... Sacramento County is a county of the U.S. state of California. ... Official language(s) English Capital Sacramento Largest city Los Angeles Area  Ranked 3rd  - Total 158,302 sq mi (410,000 km²)  - Width 250 miles (400 km)  - Length 770 miles (1,240 km)  - % water 4. ... This is an alphabetical list of the sovereign states of the world, including both de jure and de facto independent states. ... Federal courts Supreme Court Chief Justice Associate Justices Elections Presidential elections Midterm elections Political Parties Democratic Republican Third parties State & Local government Governors Legislatures (List) State Courts Counties, Cities, and Towns Other countries Politics Portal      The political units and divisions of the United States include: The 50 states, which are... Official language(s) English Capital Sacramento Largest city Los Angeles Area  Ranked 3rd  - Total 158,302 sq mi (410,000 km²)  - Width 250 miles (400 km)  - Length 770 miles (1,240 km)  - % water 4. ... The U.S. state of California is divided into 58 counties. ... Sacramento County is a county of the U.S. state of California. ... Area is a physical quantity expressing the size of a part of a surface. ... A square mile is an English unit of area equal to that of a square with sides each 1 statute mile (≈1,609 m) in length. ... Square kilometre (U.S. spelling: square kilometer), symbol km², is a decimal multiple of SI unit of surface area square metre, one of the SI derived units. ... Population density by country, 2006 Population density is a measurement of population per unit area or unit volume. ... A census-designated place (CDP) is an area identified by the United States Census Bureau for statistical reporting. ... Sacramento County is a county of the U.S. state of California. ... Official language(s) English Capital Sacramento Largest city Los Angeles Area  Ranked 3rd  - Total 158,302 sq mi (410,000 km²)  - Width 250 miles (400 km)  - Length 770 miles (1,240 km)  - % water 4. ... 2000 US Census logo The Twenty-Second United States Census, known as Census 2000 and conducted by the Census Bureau, determined the resident population of the United States on April 1, 2000, to be 281,421,906, an increase of 13. ...

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Geography

Rio Linda is located at 38°41′25″N, 121°27′14″W (38.690252, -121.453814)GR1.


According to the United States Census Bureau, the CDP has a total area of 14.2 km² (5.5 mi²), all land. The United States Census Bureau (officially Bureau of the Census as defined in Title ) is a part of the United States Department of Commerce. ... A square metre (US spelling: square meter) is by definition the area enclosed by a square with sides each 1 metre long. ... A square mile is an English unit of area equal to that of a square with sides each 1 statute mile (≈1,609 m) in length. ...


Demographics

As of the censusGR2 of 2000, there were 10,466 people, 3,461 households, and 2,647 families residing in the CDP. The population density was 737.4/km² (1,911.2/mi²). There were 3,596 housing units at an average density of 253.4/km² (656.7/mi²). The racial makeup of the CDP was 83.04% White, 2.23% African American, 1.46% Native American, 2.69% Asian, 0.48% Pacific Islander, 4.88% from other races, and 5.22% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 11.10% of the population. 1870 US Census for New York City A census is the process of obtaining information about every member of a population (not necessarily a human population). ... The United States Census Bureau uses the federal governments definitions of race when performing a census. ... The United States Census Bureau uses the federal governments definitions of race when performing a census. ... The United States Census Bureau uses the federal governments definitions of race when performing a census. ... The United States Census Bureau uses the federal governments definitions of race when performing a census. ... The United States Census Bureau uses the federal governments definitions of race when performing a census. ... It has been suggested that Ethnicity (United States Census) be merged into this article or section. ... The United States Census Bureau uses the federal governments definitions of race when performing a census. ... The United States Census Bureau uses the federal governments definitions of race when performing a census. ...


There were 3,461 households out of which 38.8% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 54.1% were married couples living together, 15.1% had a female householder with no husband present, and 23.5% were non-families. 17.8% of all households were made up of individuals and 6.6% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 3.01 and the average family size was 3.35. “Spouse” redirects here. ...


In the CDP the population was spread out with 30.8% under the age of 18, 8.0% from 18 to 24, 30.2% from 25 to 44, 21.7% from 45 to 64, and 9.3% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 34 years. For every 100 females there were 98.7 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 95.6 males.


The median income for a household in the CDP was $44,026, and the median income for a family was $45,272. Males had a median income of $38,178 versus $29,504 for females. The per capita income for the CDP was $17,656. About 9.9% of families and 14.1% of the population were below the poverty line, including 20.6% of those under age 18 and 10.3% of those age 65 or over. The per capita income for a group of people may be defined as their total personal income, divided by the total population. ... Map of countries showing percentage of population who have an income below the national poverty line The poverty line is the level of income below which one cannot afford to purchase all the resources one requires to live. ...


Sports and Recreation

Rio Linda is home to the Roy Hayer Memorial Race Track. This track is noted as the first track that NASCAR champion Jeff Gordon ever competed on. Jeff Burton (99), Elliott Sadler (38), Ricky Rudd (21), Dale Jarrett (88), Sterling Marlin (40), Jimmie Johnson (48), and Casey Mears (41) practice for the 2004 Daytona 500 The National Association for Stock Car Auto Racing (NASCAR) is the largest sanctioning body of motorsports in the United States. ... Jeffery Michael Gordon (born August 4, 1971) is a professional American race car driver. ...


Notable Residents

  • Bob Oliver, Professional Baseball player
  • Darren Oliver, Professional Baseball player
  • Jaime Jara, Gladiator Challenge middleweight champion
  • Sheila Hudson, Triple-Jump record holder

Bob Oliver (born Robert Lee Oliver on February 8, 1943 in Shreveport, Louisiana) is a former Major League Baseball player. ... Darren Christopher Oliver (born October 6, 1970 in Kansas City, Missouri) is a pitcher for the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim. ... Sheila Hudson (born 30 June 1967 in Kitzengen, Germany) is a retired American triple jumper. ...

External links


  Results from FactBites:
 
Rio Linda, California - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (517 words)
Rio Linda is a census-designated place located in Sacramento County, California.
Specifically, sometimes when using a relatively complicated word or phrase, Limbaugh will follow it with "for those of you in Rio Linda…" followed by a rudimentary synonym for, or simplistic explanation of, the original word or phrase.
This practice began after Rush once drove through Rio Linda and noticed things that would normally be seen as indicators of absence of sophistication, like multiple cars on cinder blocks and the like.
Calvary Lutheran Church - Rio Linda, California (1152 words)
We serve the communities of Rio Linda and Elverta as well as many communities in the greater Sacramento Area.
Finding Us We are located at 515 L Street in Rio Linda, at the corner of 5th and L streets.
Calvary is a member of the North Area Coalition of Churches for Habitat for Humanity and has built a home on 6th Street in Rio Linda.
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