El Dorado County, California Population 2018

El Dorado County, California's estimated population is 188,987 with a growth rate of 3.27% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. El Dorado County, California is the 29th largest county in California.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
2017188,9875,9873.27%
2016183,000-3,272-1.76%
2016186,2721,4070.76%
2015184,8651,5320.84%
2014183,3331,7150.94%
2013181,6189380.52%
2012180,680-295-0.16%
2011180,975-174-0.10%
2010181,14955,15443.77%
1990125,99540,18346.83%
198085,81241,97995.77%
197043,83314,44349.14%
196029,39013,18381.34%
195016,2072,97822.51%
194013,2294,90458.91%
19308,3251,89929.55%
19206,426-1,066-14.23%
19107,492-1,494-16.63%
19008,986-246-2.66%
18909,232-1,451-13.58%
188010,6833743.63%
187010,309-10,253-49.86%
186020,5625052.52%
185020,0570.00%

El Dorado County, California Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White159,165
Asian7,596
Two or More Races6,414
Some Other Race6,204
Black or African American1,784
American Indian and Alaska Native1,494
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander343

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

El Dorado 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

El Dorado County, California Median Age

45.2


Total

44.2


Male

45.9


Female

El Dorado County, California Adults

There are 144,570 adults, (32,757 of which are seniors) in El Dorado County, California.

El Dorado County, California Age Dependency

63.6

Age Dependency Ratio

29.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

34.3

Child Dependency Ratio

El Dorado County, California Sex Ratio

Female

91,651

50.08%

Male

91,349

49.92%

El Dorado County, California Households and Families

El Dorado County, California Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

El Dorado County, California Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married84.6%15.4%
All75%25%
Non Family63.3%36.7%
Male61.2%38.8%
Female55.3%44.7%

75.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

El Dorado County, California Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All67,5282.6875
Married39,4653.1584.6
Non Family19,6931.3863.3
Female6,1463.5455.3
Male2,2243.6861.2

3.14

Average Family Size

2.68

Average Household Size

5.2%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.4%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

El Dorado County, California Households

El Dorado County, California Education

El Dorado County, California Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade3,4482.65%
9th to 12th Grade6,1604.73%
High School Graduate28,35621.76%
Some College35,58927.31%
Associates Degree13,77010.57%
Bachelors Degree27,31620.96%
Graduate Degree15,66112.02%

El Dorado County, California Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White107,759102,34036,175
Hispanic12,5829,2932,322
Asian5,2554,8283,064
Other Race3,5782,247422
Multiple Races3,0552,9321,036
Black1,117986268
Native American1,077940226
Islander25912032

The highest rate of high school graduation is among multiple races people with a rate of 95.97%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among multiple races people with a rate of 58.31%.

El Dorado County, California Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$42,092$51,369$35,671
Less Than High School$20,389$21,838$17,321
High School Grad$31,731$35,121$28,989
Some College$36,216$43,873$31,311
Bachelors Degree$63,860$85,988$48,175
Graduate Degree$81,125$102,052$60,779

$42,092

Average Earnings

$51,369

Average Male

$35,671

Average Female

El Dorado County, California Language

El Dorado County, California Language by Age

El Dorado County, California Language

87.05% of El Dorado County, California residents speak only English, while 12.95% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 7.23% of the population.

El Dorado County, California Poverty

El Dorado County, California Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White143,05712,1938.52%
Hispanic22,6134,19718.56%
Other6,1181,18219.32%
Multiple6,24883313.33%
Black1,66136722.10%
Asian7,5573214.25%
Native1,46317612.03%
Islander32110332.09%

9.84%

Overall Poverty Rate

9.38%

Male Poverty Rate

10.29%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in El Dorado County, California

The race most likely to be in poverty in El Dorado County, California is Islander, with 32.09% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in El Dorado County, California is Asian, with 4.25% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.79%. Among those working part-time, it was 11.04%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 15.26%.

El Dorado County, California Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School23.41%
High School11.57%
Some College8.81%
Bachelors or Greater4.16%

El Dorado County, California Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Male Unemployed25.79%
Female Unemployed24.63%
Male Employed5.00%
Female Employed4.84%

El Dorado County, California Income

El Dorado County, California Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$72,586$97,008
Families$89,457$112,434
Married Families$100,034$122,429
Non Families$37,011$56,296

El Dorado County, California Marital Status

El Dorado County, California Marital Status

Marriage Rates

55.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

55.9%

Male Marriage Rate

54.8%

Female Marriage Rate

El Dorado County, California Married by Age and Sex

El Dorado 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 55To64.

El Dorado County, California Marital Status by Race

El Dorado County, California Veterans

El Dorado County, California Veterans by War

14,603

Number of Veterans

13,654

Male Veterans

949

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam5,870
Korea1,786
First Gulf War1,565
Second Gulf War1,206
World War II958

El Dorado County, California Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 744,432
75+3,873
55 to 643,060
35 to 542,396
18 to 34842

El Dorado County, California Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White13,84610.87%
Hispanic8435.54%
2 or More2155.59%
Asian1963.31%
Other1302.89%
Black1229.75%
Indian947.56%

El Dorado County, California Veterans by Education

5.71%

Veteran Poverty Rate

27.98%

Veteran Disability Rate

El Dorado County, California Employment Status

El Dorado County, California Employment by Age

59.3%

Labor Force Participation

53.6%

Employment Rate

9.6%

Unemployment Rate

El Dorado County, California Employment by Race

El Dorado County, California Employment by Education

Population of Cities in El Dorado County, California

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
South Lake Tahoe21401217173161.48%
Placerville10389106812922.81%
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