Sonora is located close to the center of California. Sonora is part of Tuolumne County. Sonora has 3.06 square miles of land area and 0.01 square miles of water area. As of 2010-2014, the total Sonora population is 4,844, which has grown 9.52% since 2000. The population growth rate is lower than the state average rate of 12.39% and is lower than the national average rate of 11.61%. Sonora median household income is $32,985 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 14.30% since 2000. The income growth rate is much lower than the state average rate of 29.47% and is much lower than the national average rate of 27.36%. Sonora median house value is $262,300 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 92.30% since 2000. The house value growth rate is higher than the state average rate of 75.60% and is much higher than the national average rate of 46.91%. As a reference, the national Consumer Price Index (CPI) inflation rate for the same period is 26.63%. On average, the public school district that covers Sonora is better than the state average in quality. The Sonora area code is 209.