Introduction to Marysville, California

Marysville, California is 31 miles NW of Roseville, California (center to center) and 39 miles N ofSacramento, California. It is in Yuba County. The city is part of the Yuba City metro area. 

Marysville History

Theodore Cordua oversaw the initial development of this area. Charles Covillaud, who worked for Cordua, discovered that the land was rich with gold, and bought a large area. He played a significant role in the development of the town. The area was in fact named Marysville in the honor of Charles Covillaud's wife Mary Murphy Covillaud.

Marysville and Nearby Attractions

  • Bok Kai Temple.
  • Mary Aaron Memorial Museum.
  • The Bok Kai Festival and Parade.
  • Ellis Lake.

Things To Do In Marysville

Popular activities of the area include fishing, boating, hunting, tennis and golf among others. The city has a professionally managed summer collegiate team and hosts the Horizon Air Summer Series, which involves competition among selected summer collegiate teams.

Marysville Transportation

The Sacramento International Airport serves the area.

Marysville Higher Education

The local college is Yuba College.


Total Population 12,161
Male Share of the Population 52.3%
Female Share of the Population 47.7%
Senior Citizens 11.5%
Employed Population 16+ 4,132
Age of the Population 31


% of people married 42.3%
Average household size 3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 13.2%
Median Earnings25+ $0
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $0
Median Earnings With High School Degree $0


Median Family Income $42,500
% Above Poverty Level 71.4%
% Below Poverty Level 28.6%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 24 minutes
% Working from Home 3.8%
% Walking and Biking to Work 3.4%
% Using Public Transportation 2%


People Living Alone 30%
Median Gross Rent $869
Median House Value $130,200


Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 44.5%
US/American 0%
English 10%
Irish 13.5%

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

Marysville Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 31 miles NW of Roseville, California (center to center)
Nearest Large City 39 miles N of Sacramento, California
County Yuba
Metro Area Yuba City
Standard Zip Codes 95901, 95903
Phone Area Codes 530
Time Zone Pacific (-8 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 39.145
Longitude -121.59

Marysville Climate

Nearest Weather Stations


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

Distance 0.5 miles
Jan Temp 38 to 55 F
Apr Temp 48 to 74 F
Jul Temp 61 to 96 F
Oct Temp 50 to 80 F
Annual Precip 22 inches
Distance 25.7 miles
Jan Temp 36 to 54 F
Apr Temp 46 to 71 F
Jul Temp 62 to 95 F
Oct Temp 49 to 78 F
Annual Precip 28.7 inches
Station DOBBINS 1 S
Distance 25.9 miles
Jan Temp 34 to 57 F
Apr Temp 40 to 69 F
Jul Temp 56 to 93 F
Oct Temp 44 to 77 F
Annual Precip 50.1 inches

Neighborhood and Nearby Area Names

According to the US Postal Service, Marysville, its neighborhoods, and/or surrounding areas are also referred to as:

Hallwood (95901)

Hammonton (95901)

Note that not all alternate names are acceptable for use in US Post Office addresses.

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Biggs 1,765 $39,375
Gridley 6,579 $47,697
Lincoln 45,038 $80,705
Live Oak 8,467 $46,894
Wheatland 3,543 $67,028
Yuba City 66,038 $55,944

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

Marysville Public Libraries

Yuba County Library
Marysville, California
(530) 749-7380

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Marysville Hospitals

(Voluntary non-profit - Other)
726 4TH ST
(530) 749-4300
Emergency Service: Yes

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Marysville High Schools

(Sorted by Number of Students)

12 EAST 18TH ST.
Title I eligible, not participating.
Serves 1,080 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 20.1

938 14TH ST.
A Non-traditional School
A Charter School.
Serves 434 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 26.8

1919 B ST.
A Non-traditional School
Serves 238 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 23.8

1917 B ST.
A Charter School.
Serves 225 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 27.8

938 14TH ST.
A Special Education School
Serves 137 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 10.5

938 14TH ST.
A Non-traditional School
Serves 96 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 16.8

131 F ST.
A Non-traditional School
Serves 5 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 5

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