Amador County, California Population 2019

Amador County, California's estimated population is 38,551 with a growth rate of 2.97% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Amador County, California is the 46th largest county in California.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201839,3838322.16%
201738,5511,1132.97%
201637,4384011.08%
201537,0372990.81%
201436,7381130.31%
201336,625-476-1.28%
201237,101-437-1.16%
201137,538-346-0.91%
201037,8847,84526.12%
199030,03910,72555.53%
198019,3147,49363.39%
197011,8211,83118.33%
19609,9908399.17%
19509,1511781.98%
19408,9734795.64%
19308,4947019.00%
19207,793-1,293-14.23%
19109,086-2,030-18.26%
190011,1167967.71%
189010,320-1,064-9.35%
188011,3841,80218.81%
18709,582-1,348-12.33%
186010,9300.00%

How Many People Live in Amador County, California?

38,551

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White32,45386.99%
Two or More Races1,7304.64%
Some Other Race1,3663.66%
Black or African American7962.13%
Asian5821.56%
American Indian and Alaska Native2950.79%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander840.23%

Amador County, California Population Pyramid 2019

Amador County, California Median Age

50.6


Total

48.6


Male

53


Female

Amador County, California Adults

There are 31,575 adults, (9,565 of whom are seniors) in Amador County, California.

Amador County, California Age Dependency

69.5

Age Dependency Ratio

43.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

26

Child Dependency Ratio

Amador County, California Sex Ratio

Female

17,301

46.38%

Male

20,005

53.62%

Amador County, California Households and Families

Amador County, California Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Amador County, California Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married86.5%13.5%
All77%23%
Non Family70.7%29.3%
Female52.1%47.9%
Male49.8%50.2%

77.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All14,1852.3777
Married7,7662.8686.5
Non Family4,7131.1770.7
Female1,0793.1552.1
Male6273.8849.8

2.85

Average Family Size

2.37

Average Household Size

4.6%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.1%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Amador County, California Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade8622.98%
9th to 12th Grade2,1167.31%
High School Graduate7,83227.05%
Some College8,71130.09%
Associates Degree3,03410.48%
Bachelors Degree4,28514.80%
Graduate Degree2,1137.30%

Amador County, California Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White23,95622,2865,704
Hispanic3,0622,223394
Other Race96753550
Multiple Races85172992
Black64142131
Asian446313155
Native American24417830
Islander56333

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 93.03%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 34.75%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$37,497$46,944$31,159
Less Than High School$27,459$29,527$20,521
High School Grad$32,463$41,153$26,425
Some College$36,285$50,227$27,107
Bachelors Degree$49,811$52,067$44,159
Graduate Degree$64,979$77,926$62,203

$37,497

Average Earnings

$46,944

Average Male

$31,159

Average Female

Amador County, California Language

Amador County, California Language by Age

Amador County, California Language

88.87% of Amador County, California residents speak only English, while 11.13% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 7.46% of the population.

Amador County, California Poverty

Amador County, California Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White28,0952,81110.01%
Hispanic3,66751514.04%
Multiple1,58933521.08%
Other6566610.06%
Native2046632.35%
Asian4996212.42%
Black312477.42%

10.62%

Overall Poverty Rate

10.41%

Male Poverty Rate

10.82%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Amador County, California

The race most likely to be in poverty in Amador County, California is Black, with 77.42% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Amador County, California is White, with 10.01% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.93%. Among those working part-time, it was 10.68%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 13.04%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School14.49%
High School12.03%
Some College7.50%
Bachelors or Greater5.05%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed42.95%
Male Unemployed22.43%
Female Employed3.84%
Male Employed3.65%

Amador County, California Income

Amador County, California Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$60,636$75,677
Families$74,151$91,557
Married Families$82,041-
Non Families$27,372$39,939

Amador County, California Marital Status

Amador County, California Marital Status

Marriage Rates

52.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

50.9%

Male Marriage Rate

54.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Amador County, California Married by Age and Sex

Amador County, California Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Amador County, California Marital Status by Race

Amador County, California Veterans

4,206

Number of Veterans

3,929

Male Veterans

277

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam1,882
First Gulf War536
Second Gulf War508
Korea462
World War II359

Amador County, California Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White3,91814.13%
Hispanic41711.09%
2 or More15815.61%
Black617.86%
Indian3513.89%
Other282.30%
Hawaiian69.68%

Amador County, California Veterans by Education

4.17%

Veteran Poverty Rate

34.08%

Veteran Disability Rate

Amador County, California Employment Status

46%

Labor Force Participation

41.6%

Employment Rate

9.3%

Unemployment Rate

Amador County, California Place of Birth

Origin of Non Citizens

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

69.57%

Born in California

93.97%

Native Born

6.03%

Foreign Born

2.53%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

93.97% of Amador County, California residents were born in the United States, with 69.57% having been born in California. 2.53% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Population of Cities in Amador County, California

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Ione79207027-893-11.28%
Jackson46664678120.26%
Sutter Creek2514251620.08%
Plymouth979971-8-0.82%
Amador City18519163.24%
  1. US Census City/Town Population estimates - Most recent state estimates from the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program
  2. Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790 - 1990