Tahoe City Tourism

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Tahoe City (formerly, Tahoe) is an unincorporated community in Placer County, California. Tahoe City is located on Lake Tahoe, 14 miles (22.5 km) southeast of Donner Pass. It lies at an elevation of 6250 feet (1905 m). The site was surveyed in 1863, and Tahoe House was built in 1864. The Tahoe post office opened in 1871, closed for a period in 1896, and changed its name to Tahoe City in 1949. The ZIP Code is 96145. Tahoe City is combined with Sunnyside for census purposes into Sunnyside-Tahoe City census-designated place (CDP).

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This is a comprehensive travel guide for Tahoe City in United States. From budgeting tips to finding the best spots, this travel guide has got all the insider information to explore Tahoe City like a local. Tahoe City is located at a short trip away from South Lake Tahoe a major city in United States. South Lake Tahoe is bestowed with interesting set of attractions like California State Railroad Museum, Old Sacramento, California State Capitol Museum. Also, to reach Tahoe City, you'll have to take a flight to South Lake Tahoe; so its not really a detour. And even if it is, the city is worth paying at least a quick visit. A vacation to Tahoe City can typically be of 1-2 days. Immerse in the spirit of the city and you'll not miss your home.

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Facts and Stats for Tahoe City*

  • Pollution Statistics in Tahoe City

    Know the pollution level of Tahoe City before you plan your visit.

    • Water Pollution 50 (Moderate)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 50 (Moderate)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 50 (Moderate)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 50 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 50 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 50 (Moderate)
  • Tahoe City: Crime and Safety

    How safe is Tahoe City for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Tahoe City.

    • Burglary and Theft 25 (Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 25 (Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 37.5 (Low)
    • Car Stealing 25 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 37.5 (Low)
    • Attacks 25 (Low)
    • Drug offense 50 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 87.5 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 62.5 (High)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 25 (Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 12.5 (Very Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 50 (Moderate)
  • Living in Tahoe City - Quality of Life

    • Safety Index 67.97 (High)
    • Climate Index 55.15 (Moderate)
    • Pollution Index 27.59 (Low)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 11.4 (Moderate)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Cost for Essentials in Tahoe City

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Tahoe City

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.16 USD
    • International Movie per seat 12 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 39.5 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 65 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 39 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ​and subjected to change without notice.

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