Other cities in the 530 area code include: Yuba City, Woodland, West Sacramento, Eureka, Paradise, South Lake Tahoe, Oroville, Truckee, Susanville, Red Bluff, Auburn, Grass Valley, Marysville, Placerville, Anderson, Shasta Lake, Live Oak, Orland, Yreka, Corning, Winters, Gridley, Willows, Colusa, Williams, Wheatland, Mount Shasta, Nevada City, Weed, Alturas, Colfax, Portola, Biggs, Dunsmuir, Montague, Blue Lake, Tulelake, Dorris, Etna, Loyalton, Fort Jones, and Tehama.
Redding, officially the City of Redding, is the county seat of Shasta County, California, in the northern part of the state. It lies along the Sacramento River, which provided transportation and power in its early years. Interstate 5 bisects the entire city, which has a population of 89,861, from the south to north before it approaches Shasta Lake, located about 15 miles (24 km) north of downtown. Redding is the largest city in the Shasta Cascade region, and it is the fourth-largest city in the Sacramento Valley, behind Sacramento, Elk Grove, and Roseville.
Chico is the most populous city in Butte County, California, United States. As of the 2010 United States Census, the population was 86,187, reflecting an increase of 26,233 from the 59,954 counted in the 2000 Census. The city is a cultural, economic, and educational center of the northern Sacramento Valley and home to both California State University, Chico and Bidwell Park, the country's 26th largest municipal park and the 13th largest municipally-owned park. Bidwell Park makes up over 17% of the city.Other cities in close proximity to the Chico Metropolitan Area (population 212,000) include Paradise and Oroville, while local towns and villages (unincorporated areas) include Durham, Cohasset, Dayton, Nord, and Forest Ranch.
Yuba City is a city in Northern California and the county seat of Sutter County, California, United States. The population was 64,925 at the 2010 census. Yuba City is the principal city of the Yuba City Metropolitan Statistical Area which encompasses all of Sutter County and Yuba County. The metro area's population is 164,138. It is the 21st largest metropolitan area in California ranked behind Redding and Chico. Its metropolitan statistical area is part of the Greater Sacramento CSA.The unemployment rate in the Yuba City MSA was 14.9 percent in September 2012, down from a revised 15.8 percent in August 2012, and below the year-ago estimate of 16.4 percent.
The 530 area code lies within the Pacific Daylight Time Zone (or PDT). The current time in PDT is 1:39 PM on Jul 11, 2020.