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Welcome to Vacaville ...

The city of Vacaville is located in Solano County.

From the  Census Estimates for 2017, Vacaville has a population of 100,032 people<1> (see below for details).

Vacaville was incorporated August 9, 1892.

The community of Vacaville is 150 feet [46 m] above sea level.<2>.

Time Zone: Vacaville lies in the Pacific Time Zone (PST/PDT) and observes daylight saving time

Vacaville is located in the (707) area code.

The ZIP codes for Vacaville: 95687-95688, 95696<3>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Vacaville had a population of 92,428 people (or 22.36% of the total population of Solano County). This makes Vacaville the county's 3rd most populous community.

The population of Vacaville represents 0.25% of the total population of California (which has 37,253,956 people), making it the state's 76th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 92,428 people, the population of Vacaville increased 4.29% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 88,625 people).

Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Vacaville had an population of 100,032 people. This is an increase of 8.23% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 12.87% since the 2000 Census).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Vacaville.

Communities near Vacaville ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Vacaville and not the distance if driven.<4>.

Community   2017
Population
DirectionDistance
American Canyon   [Map]   ---   SW   19 miles [30.6 km]
Cannon - Historic   [Map]   ---   SE   4 miles [6.4 km]
Davis   [Map]   68,986   NE   18 miles [29 km]
Dixon   [Map]   20,202   NE   10 miles [16.1 km]
Fairfield   [Map]   116,266   SW   7 miles [11.3 km]
Hartley   [Map]   ---   N   4 miles [6.4 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Vacaville.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Vacaville. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Vacaville. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Vacaville. Our list includes 7 papers.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Vacaville:

Websites for Vacaville ...

Official Website:   www.cityofvacaville.com/
 
Chamber of Commerce:   www.vacavillechamber.com/

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Vacaville ...

Looking for more information about Vacaville? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

In addition to the Tourism page for Vacaville, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Vacaville.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Vacaville: www.cityofvacaville.com/

The official website for Solano County: www.co.solano.ca.us/

The official website for State of California: www.state.ca.us/



Footnotes ...

<1>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Vacaville.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Vacaville - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a city (such as Vacaville). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Vacaville or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

Our list of ZIP Codes for Vacaville includes: 95687 & 95688.

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<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance that stretches from Vacaville. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Vacaville) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Vacaville. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Vacaville

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Vacaville. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.3550, Longitude: -121.9815     [Map].

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