Rancho Cordova

Rancho Cordova (rănˈchō kôrdōˈvə) [key], uninc. residential city (1990 pop. 48,731), Sacramento co., N Calif. A suburb of Sacramento, it experienced rapid growth in the late 20th cent. Nursery products, citrus, and grains are grown, and metal doors, electron tubes, railroad equipment, and other products are manufactured.

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