Overview

Introduction to Loomis, California

Loomis, California, in Placer county, is 7 miles NE of Roseville, California and 23 miles NE of Sacramento, California

Loomis History

Loomis is located in Placer County. It was founded in 1851 and was formed from portions of Sutter and Yuba Counties. The town was named in honor of Jim Loomis, a railroad agent and postmaster. Loomis was incorporated on December 17, 1984.

Loomis and Nearby Attractions

  • Gold Country Museum.
  • California State Railroad Museum.
  • Old Sacramento State Historic Park.
  • Gibson Ranch County Park.
  • South Yuba River State Park.
  • Calaveras Big Trees State Park.

Things To Do In Loomis

Calaveras Big Trees State Park, Colusa National Wildlife Refuge, South Yuba River State Park and Gibson Ranch County Park are the local parks. Local museums include the California Military Museum, Discovery Museum, the Placer County Museum and the Folsom History Museum. The Leland Stanford Mansion State Historic Park, the Folsom Powerhouse State Historic Park and Sutter's Fort State Historic Park are all accessible from Loomis as well.

Loomis Transportation

Sacramento International is the nearest major airport.

Loomis Higher Education

Higher education can be pursued at American River College, Sierra College and California State University-Sacramento.

Demographics

People

Total Population6,753
Male Share of the Population47.2%
Female Share of the Population52.8%
Senior Citizens16.3%
Employed Population 16+2,770
Age of the Population44

Families

% of people married55.7%
Average household size3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher26.6%
Median Earnings25+$45,117
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$0
Median Earnings With High School Degree$35,906

Wealth

Median Family Income$85,286
% Above Poverty Level93.7%
% Below Poverty Level6.3%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time28 minutes
% Working from Home7.8%
% Walking and Biking to Work1.6%
% Using Public Transportation0.1%

Housing

People Living Alone23%
Median Gross Rent$1,482
Median House Value$370,700

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)23.4%
German20.2%
English16.5%
Irish14.9%
Italian7.4%
Scottish4.2%
French Except Basque3.2%
Swedish2.7%
Basque2.4%
Swiss2.3%
Norwegian2.1%
Dutch1.6%
Portuguese1.6%
Russian1%
Turkish0.9%
Polish0.8%
Czech0.4%
Welsh0.3%
Croatian0.3%
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Loomis Almanac

CategoryValue
County Placer County
Standard Zip Codes95650
Phone Area Codes916
Time ZoneAmerica/Los_Angeles
Approximate Latitude38.81
Approximate Longitude-121.16

Loomis Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

StationAUBURN
Distance8 miles
Jan Temp38 to 54 F
Apr Temp45 to 68 F
Jul Temp63 to 91 F
Oct Temp52 to 76 F
Annual Precip36.5 inches
StationFOLSOM DAM
Distance8.5 miles
Jan Temp39 to 55 F
Apr Temp47 to 72 F
Jul Temp61 to 95 F
Oct Temp53 to 79 F
Annual Precip24.6 inches
StationCOLFAX
Distance24.2 miles
Jan Temp35 to 56 F
Apr Temp42 to 66 F
Jul Temp61 to 90 F
Oct Temp47 to 75 F
Annual Precip47.9 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Auburn13,946$81,789
Citrus Heights87,061$69,476
Folsom77,007$132,894
Lincoln46,939$93,106
Rocklin63,127$115,422
Roseville133,049$103,674

Loomis Public Schools

Del Oro High
3301 Taylor Rd.
ZIP: 95650
High
Total Enrollment 1695
Franklin Elementary
7050 Franklin Sch Rd.
ZIP: 95650
Primary
Total Enrollment 476
H. Clarke Powers Elementary
3296 Humphrey Rd.
ZIP: 95650
Primary
Total Enrollment 479
Loomis Basin Charter
5438 Laird Rd.
ZIP: 95650
Primary
Total Enrollment 410
Loomis Elementary
3505 Taylor Rd.
ZIP: 95650
Primary
Total Enrollment 515
Placer Elementary
8650 Horseshoe Bar Rd.
ZIP: 95650
Primary
Total Enrollment 445

Loomis Private Schools

Sierra Christian Academy
6245 King Rd
ZIP: 95650
Combined Elementary And Secondary
Total Enrollment 27
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