The City of Citrus Heights celebrated its 20th anniversary in 2017! Although Citrus Heights is a relatively new city, the community has a rich history dating back to the 1800s. Located in the heart of California’s capital region, Citrus Heights is an established community with an estimated population of 86,291 (Sacramento Area Council of Governments, 2016). Citrus Heights is situated in northern Sacramento County and shares borders with Roseville (north), Orangevale (east), Fair Oaks (south) and Antelope/Foothill Farms (west). Despite its urban proximity, Citrus Heights maintains a small-town feel, providing a strong sense of community and belonging for residents. Residents demonstrate great pride in Citrus Heights and the community regularly gathers for celebrations and events.