Amador County, California Population 2018

Amador County, California's estimated population is 38,626 with a growth rate of 4.50% 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
201738,6261,6634.50%
201636,963-510-1.36%
201637,4734261.15%
201537,0472990.81%
201436,7481130.31%
201336,635-477-1.29%
201237,112-427-1.14%
201137,539-345-0.91%
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%

Amador County, California Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White32,039
Some Other Race1,553
Two or More Races1,348
Black or African American898
Asian547
American Indian and Alaska Native502
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander76

Race Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey)

Amador County, California Population Pyramid 2018

0%2%4%6%8%10% Male Population0%2%4%6%8%10% Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Amador County, California Median Age

50.3


Total

48.1


Male

53.2


Female

Amador County, California Adults

There are 31,234 adults, (9,130 of which are seniors) in Amador County, California.

Amador County, California Age Dependency

67.4

Age Dependency Ratio

41.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

26

Child Dependency Ratio

Amador County, California Sex Ratio

Female

17,124

46.33%

Male

19,839

53.67%

Amador County, California Households and Families

Amador County, California Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Amador County, California Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married85.3%14.7%
All75.6%24.4%
Non Family70.9%29.1%
Male49.5%50.5%
Female44.9%55.1%

75.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Amador County, California Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All14,2482.3175.6
Married7,8102.7885.3
Non Family4,6021.1770.9
Female1,2302.8944.9
Male6063.7649.5

2.75

Average Family Size

2.31

Average Household Size

4.8%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.1%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Amador County, California Households

Amador County, California Education

Amador County, California Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,0233.56%
9th to 12th Grade2,3288.10%
High School Graduate7,69326.76%
Some College8,96431.18%
Associates Degree2,5548.88%
Bachelors Degree4,21214.65%
Graduate Degree1,9726.86%

Amador County, California Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White23,77122,0115,638
Hispanic3,0422,076266
Other Race1,13462658
Black73143540
Multiple Races60149168
Native American43429367
Asian410261119
Islander50322

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 92.60%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 29.02%.

Amador County, California Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$36,451$44,994$30,957
Less Than High School$27,074$29,491$19,896
High School Grad$29,138$35,172$24,915
Some College$36,569$49,567$27,396
Bachelors Degree$49,306$51,761$42,051
Graduate Degree$62,721$76,840$58,567

$36,451

Average Earnings

$44,994

Average Male

$30,957

Average Female

Amador County, California Language

Amador County, California Language by Age

Amador County, California Language

88.60% of Amador County, California residents speak only English, while 11.40% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 7.67% of the population.

Amador County, California Poverty

Amador County, California Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White27,9372,88210.32%
Hispanic3,41153115.57%
Multiple1,25327822.19%
Native37812432.80%
Other8229912.04%
Asian4528117.92%
Black682333.82%

11.17%

Overall Poverty Rate

11.07%

Male Poverty Rate

11.27%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Amador County, California

The race most likely to be in poverty in Amador County, California is Black, with 33.82% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Amador County, California is White, with 10.32% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.76%. Among those working part-time, it was 10.36%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 14.56%.

Amador County, California Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School17.47%
High School13.57%
Some College8.64%
Bachelors or Greater5.02%

Amador County, California Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed27.15%
Male Unemployed21.93%
Male Employed4.68%
Female Employed3.84%

Amador County, California Income

Amador County, California Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$57,032$70,061
Families$68,684$82,965
Married Families$74,944$
Non Families$26,124$39,137

Amador County, California Marital Status

Amador County, California Marital Status

Marriage Rates

52.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

50.2%

Male Marriage Rate

55.8%

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 Over65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35To44.

Amador County, California Marital Status by Race

Amador County, California Veterans

Amador County, California Veterans by War

4,150

Number of Veterans

3,915

Male Veterans

235

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam1,897
Korea558
First Gulf War446
World War II356
Second Gulf War268

Amador County, California Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 741,430
75+1,169
55 to 64736
35 to 54655
18 to 34160

Amador County, California Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White3,89214.24%
Hispanic2917.95%
2 or More11417.43%
Black485.50%
Other453.24%
Indian449.89%
Hawaiian712.28%

Amador County, California Veterans by Education

7.11%

Veteran Poverty Rate

35.26%

Veteran Disability Rate

Amador County, California Employment Status

Amador County, California Employment by Age

45.6%

Labor Force Participation

40.3%

Employment Rate

11.6%

Unemployment Rate

Amador County, California Employment by Race

Amador County, California Employment by Education

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%
Data Sources
  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