Sutter is a census-designated place (CDP) in Sutter County, California, United States. It is part of the Yuba City Metropolitan Statistical Area within the Greater Sacramento CSA. The population as of the 2010 census was 2,904, up from 2,885 at the 2000 census.
According to the United States Census Bureau, the CDP covers an area of 3.0 square miles (7.9 km²), all of it land.
The 2010 United States Census reported that Sutter had a population of 2,904. The population density was 956.7 people per square mile (369.4/km²). The racial makeup of Sutter was 2,503 (86.2%) White, 16 (0.6%) African American, 54 (1.9%) Native American, 30 (1.0%) Asian, 1 (0.0%) Pacific Islander, 160 (5.5%) from other races, and 140 (4.8%) from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 410 persons (14.1%).