Elk Grove, California





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A Taste of Elk Grove, California

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DID YOU KNOW THESE FACTS ABOUT ELK GROVE?

  1. Elk Grove is a city in Sacramento County, California, located just south of the state capital of Sacramento. It is part of the Sacramento–Arden-Arcade–Roseville Metropolitan Statistical Area. As of the 2010 census, the population of the city is 153,015. Elk Grove earned the title of the fastest growing city in the U.S between July 1, 2004 and July 1, 2005.

  2. Elk Grove was founded in 1850 as a stage stop. It is located about 15 miles south of historic Sutter’s Fort and thus became a crossroads for business, entertainment, mail service and agriculture, and acted as home base for gold miners in nearby communities. After it played its part in the early gold rush and statehood history in California, a close-knit community evolved with a distinctly rural and western lifestyle.

  3. According to a 2007 estimate, the median income for a household was $79,622, and the median income for a family was $83,969. 5.2% of the population and 3.8% of families were below the poverty line. Out of the total population, 6.0% of those under the age of 18 and 4.9% of those 65 and older were living below the poverty line.

  4. Elk Grove's climate varies from low temperatures of 36 to 44 Fahrenheit to highs of 80 to 115 degrees. Average annual rainfall is 22 inches per year falling primarily from October through April. Elk Grove's average temperature in January is 45 degrees Fahrenheit. In July, 92 degrees Fahranheit. The elevation of the city is 45 feet.

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Demographics of Elk Grove, California

By Race

White

Black

Native American

Asian

Hispanic

Total Population

46.1%

11.2%

0.6%

26.3%

18.0%

Because Hispanics could be counted in other races, the totals above could possibly be more than 100%. If you would like a detailed listing of all ethnic groups in the U.S., please Click Here.

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Businesses in Elk Grove, California


A small percentage of the businesses listed on BlackCityInfo.com may not necessarily be black owned and operated but have received favorable reviews from users who have visited the establishment, or from the owners themselves who warmly seek out African American patronage.


BEAUTY CARE - HAIR SALONS - MULTICULTURAL

  1. Another Look Hair Salon -  Category: Hair Salons -   8819 Elk Grove Boulevard Elk Grove Blvd., CA 95624 (916) 627-1567

  2. BodyFaceHair -  Category: Hair Salons -  Full service hair Salon, Skin Care, Waxing and muscular therapy services. All Nationalities welcomed!   - 8151 Civic Center Dr. Elk Grove, California (310) 800-3803   - (visit website)

  3. DreamGirls Fine Hair Imports and Salon -  Category: Hair Salons -   9090 Elk Grove Blvd, Elk Grove, CA, 95624   - (visit website)

  4. International Hair Imports & Salon -  Category: Hair Salons -  International Hair Imports Salon cutom specializes in non-surgical hair replacement, hair extensions such as micro links, braidless sew-in, bonding, and other methods. We also take pride in natural hair with Silk detoxification systems, Silk keratin Condtioning system, silky press/flat iron, cuts, and color. BY APPOINTMENT ONLY!   - 8920 Emerald Park Dr ste. F   - (visit website)

  5. Margaret's Braids & Weaves -  Category: Hair Salons -   8703 Elk Grove Boulevard Elk Grove, CA 95624 (916)203-9923

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BLACK BUSINESSES - SERVICES - VENDORS ETC.

  1. Barbara's Childcare & Preschool -  Category: Childcare -  Barbara's Childcare & Preschool is a small licensed in-home program where children can learn and play at their own pace in a warm, fun and loving environment. The preschool program is designed to address the developmental,social and educational needs of the individual child.   - Laguna Blvd. and Franklin Blvd., Elk Grove, California (916) 684-0692

  2. Dwayne F. Brown -  Category: REALTOR -  Outstanding Real Estate Services   - 9250 Laguna Springs Dr., Suite 100, Elk Grove, California (916) 956-6061  - (visit website)
    Dwayne F. Brown
    Dwayne F. Brown


  3. The Spears Gallery -  Category: Art Gallery -   6713 Vilamoura Way, Elk Grove, CA 95757 - (visit website)

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DINING - CATERING - BBQ - SOUL FOOD

  1. Big Al's Bbq -  Category: Barbeque -   8976 Grant Line Rd Elk Grove, CA 95624 (916) 897-8609   - (visit website)

  2. Elk Grove BBQ & Catering -  Category: Barbeque -   9577 Polhemus Drive, Elk Grove, CA 95624-1961 (916) 685-5198

  3. Soul Kitchen -  Category: Soul Food Restaurants -   8579 Zinnia Way Elk Grove, CA 95624 -3814 (916) 270-3085

  4. Table 260 -  Category: Soul Food Restaurants -   2745 Elk Grove Blvd Ste 260 Elk Grove, CA 95758 (916) 447-2260

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CHURCHES



  1. Christ The Solid Rock A.M.E Church -  Hampton Hotel Inn and Suites (Laguna Room) 2305 Longport Court, Elk Grove, CA (415) 260-5995  - (visit website)

  2. Elk Grove Church Of Christ -  8840 E Stockton Blvd Elk Grove, CA 95624 (916) 689-4579

  3. God's Grace Cogic -  9829 Waterman Rd. Elk Grove, CA 95624-4135 (916) 688-8500

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ANNUAL EVENTS



  1. Annual Shona Sculpture & Fine African Art Show
    (JULY)   Location: The Spears Gallery - 6713 Vilamoura Way - Elk Grove, CA 95757   - (visit website)

    RSVP: for this wonderful event, call: (916) 670-7417


  2. Harvest Festival
    (OCTOBER)   Location: Elk Grove Regional Park - Elk Grove, CA   - (visit website)

    Over 200 carnival, food, and craft booths, also musical entertainment.


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