About Rancho Cordova, California
Rancho Cordova is a city in Sacramento County, California, United States, incorporated in 2003. It is part of the Sacramento Metropolitan Area and is conveniently located 12 miles east of downtown Sacramento. The city has a total area of 34.88 square miles and a population of 82,312 as of the 2024 census. Rancho Cordova is known for its emerging urban center with a small-town feel, offering a range of housing options and a diverse, friendly community. It is also recognized for its employment opportunities, with a workforce of over 65,000. The city’s incorporation was a 40-year endeavor to improve its identity, quality of life, and local representation. Rancho Cordova is a vibrant community where residents can live, work, learn, and play, and it offers various outdoor activities and events for visitors and residents alike. The city’s official website and the Visit Rancho Cordova website provide more information about its history, attractions, and events.