Zoning for Elk Grove, CA

Largest Zones in Elk Grove, CA


    The Zoning Map for the City of Elk Grove in CA divides the city’s real estate into zones differentiated according to land use and building regulations.

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    What is the Land Use Allocation in Elk Grove, CA?

    The following table illustrates how land is allocated for various uses within the Elk Grove, CA as defined by city ordinances.

    Permitted Use TypePermitted Use Sub TypePercentageArea(sq. m)
    Eating and drinking establishments12.14%4716.38
    General retail36.69%14254.27
    Personal services42.73%16601.5
    Professional services12.14%4716.38
    Restricted retail22.45%8721.05
    Residential care facilities82.51%32055.88
    Schools and universities82.67%32120.41
    Transportation facilities and infrastructure89.43%34745.7
    Accessory dwelling unit63.98%24857.31
    Communal housing77.85%30248.16
    Dwellings (unspecified)67.15%26089.76
    Mobile home park4.18%1623.92
    Multi family dwelling12.47%4845.92
    Single family dwelling62.46%24267.19
    Two family dwelling39.51%15351.36
    Automobile related uses11.16%4337.49
    Non-retail sales12.14%4715.67
    Professional office55.15%21425.75
    Research and laboratory facilities7.28%2827.81
    Bed & breakfast66.72%25922.9
    Contractors office7.28%2827.81
    Equipment rental and repair services (excluding automobiles)8.82%3426.49
    Storage and warehouses10.86%4221.1
    Parking garage or lot50%19427
    Agricultural and hunting89.43%34745.7
    Utility structures89.51%34778.36

    What is Zoning Code?

    Zoning codes have shaped major U.S. cities for over a century, serving as the backbone of urban development by defining the permissible land uses and activities within neighborhoods. Zoning regulations enable cities to exercise control over the use and development of land, establishing clear guidelines for commercial, industrial, residential, and agricultural purposes. Essentially, zoning determines the possibilities and limitations for construction on a property.

    How does Zoning Impact Real Estate Values?

    Zoning plays a pivotal role in the entire lifecycle of a home and significantly influences various stages. Extensive research conducted by Zillow has underscored the importance of zoning regulations, showing their impact on home values. According to Zillow Research, housing markets with stricter land use regulations experienced the highest growth in home values. In fact, the most restrictive metropolitan areas witnessed an average appreciation of 23.4%, more than double that of the least restrictive metros. It's worth noting that zoning regulations are determined locally, and different cities may have varying degrees of restrictiveness. Furthermore, even within a city's zoning system, individual zones can vary in their level of restrictions, including different types of single-family zones. Zoneomics offers the most detailed coverage of zoning data, providing valuable insights for you to integrate and grow your database. These insights encompass permitted land uses, re-zonings, variances, density controls, built form controls, envelopes, housing supply data, employment generation, underutilized parcels, short-term rental permissibility, as well as information on proponents and developers. With Zoneomics, you gain access to an extensive array of zoning-related information to enhance your understanding and decision-making.