About This Place
North Highlands is a census-designated place (CDP) in Sacramento County, California, United States. It is part of the SacramentoâArden-ArcadeâRoseville Metropolitan Statistical Area. The population was 42,694 at the 2010 census, down from 44,187 at the 2000 census.
North Highlands is located at 38Â°40â²23â³N 121Â°22â²22â³W / 38.67306Â°N 121.37278Â°W / 38.67306; -121.37278 (38.673003, -121.372698).
According to the United States Census Bureau, the CDP has a total area of 8.8 square miles (22.9 kmÂ²), all of it land.