Solano County, California Population 2018

Solano County, California's estimated population is 445,458 with a growth rate of 3.69% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Solano County, California is the 20th largest county in California.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
2017445,45815,8623.69%
2016429,596-10,722-2.44%
2016440,3185,5671.28%
2015434,7514,7581.11%
2014429,9935,6091.32%
2013424,3844,1170.98%
2012420,2673,6150.87%
2011416,6522,5760.62%
2010414,07673,65521.64%
1990340,421105,21844.73%
1980235,20365,26238.40%
1970169,94135,34426.26%
1960134,59729,76428.39%
1950104,83355,715113.43%
194049,1188,28420.29%
193040,8342320.57%
192040,60213,04347.33%
191027,5593,41614.15%
190024,1433,19715.26%
189020,9462,47113.37%
188018,4751,6049.51%
187016,8719,702135.33%
18607,1696,5891136.03%
18505800.00%

Solano County, California Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White227,173
Asian65,444
Black or African American60,716
Some Other Race38,856
Two or More Races31,710
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander3,579
American Indian and Alaska Native2,118

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

Solano County, California Population Pyramid 2018

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

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

Solano County, California Median Age

37.5


Total

36.1


Male

39


Female

Solano County, California Adults

There are 330,789 adults, (58,425 of which are seniors) in Solano County, California.

Solano County, California Age Dependency

57.7

Age Dependency Ratio

21.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

36.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Solano County, California Sex Ratio

Female

216,078

50.30%

Male

213,518

49.70%

Solano County, California Households and Families

Solano County, California Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Solano County, California Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married72.1%27.9%
All59.2%40.8%
Male49.9%50.1%
Non Family49.8%50.2%
Female38.7%61.3%

59.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Solano County, California Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All145,3152.8859.2
Married72,8423.4572.1
Non Family40,6981.3549.8
Female22,8653.5438.7
Male8,9103.5649.9

3.36

Average Family Size

2.88

Average Household Size

6.7%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.4%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Solano County, California Households

Solano County, California Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade16,9525.86%
9th to 12th Grade19,2116.64%
High School Graduate68,04723.52%
Some College83,70028.94%
Associates Degree28,6869.92%
Bachelors Degree50,92317.60%
Graduate Degree21,7467.52%

Solano County, California Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White129,219122,02336,697
Hispanic59,24240,3987,129
Asian47,98943,15419,039
Black41,10736,7356,890
Other Race21,58412,9471,917
Multiple Races12,86711,8712,899
Islander2,5862,286533
Native American1,5431,343276

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 94.43%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 39.67%.

Solano County, California Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$41,343$47,982$35,454
Less Than High School$23,604$27,489$16,888
High School Grad$32,205$38,384$24,302
Some College$41,358$49,931$34,465
Bachelors Degree$58,705$67,460$51,850
Graduate Degree$75,772$90,280$64,212

$41,343

Average Earnings

$47,982

Average Male

$35,454

Average Female

Solano County, California Language

Solano County, California Language by Age

Solano County, California Language

70.17% of Solano County, California residents speak only English, while 29.83% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 16.58% of the population.

Solano County, California Poverty

Solano County, California Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic106,64917,59116.49%
White166,01114,6488.82%
Black56,91312,36221.72%
Other36,9987,37719.94%
Asian64,9395,1397.91%
Multiple31,1324,64314.91%
Native1,99245722.94%
Islander3,46743512.55%

12.72%

Overall Poverty Rate

11.63%

Male Poverty Rate

13.76%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Solano County, California

The race most likely to be in poverty in Solano County, California is Native, with 22.94% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Solano County, California is Asian, with 7.91% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.34%. Among those working part-time, it was 14.34%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 18.93%.

Solano County, California Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School20.85%
High School13.55%
Some College8.76%
Bachelors or Greater4.12%

Solano County, California Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed34.35%
Male Unemployed27.72%
Female Employed6.62%
Male Employed5.49%

Solano County, California Income

Solano County, California Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$69,227$86,345
Families$78,791$95,228
Married Families$95,028$111,307
Non Families$43,573$56,460

Solano County, California Marital Status

Solano County, California Marital Status

Marriage Rates

46.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

47.9%

Male Marriage Rate

45.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Solano County, California Married by Age and Sex

Solano 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.

Solano County, California Marital Status by Race

Solano County, California Veterans

Solano County, California Veterans by War

33,653

Number of Veterans

29,938

Male Veterans

3,715

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam13,050
First Gulf War8,036
Second Gulf War6,288
Korea2,540
World War II1,518

Solano County, California Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
35 to 548,743
65 to 747,816
55 to 647,567
75+6,204
18 to 343,323

Solano County, California Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White21,87612.28%
Black5,08910.83%
Hispanic3,6085.01%
Asian3,5186.66%
2 or More1,3788.05%
Other1,2604.75%
Hawaiian2819.54%
Indian25113.99%

Solano County, California Veterans by Education

5.02%

Veteran Poverty Rate

26.70%

Veteran Disability Rate

Solano County, California Employment Status

Solano County, California Employment by Age

63.4%

Labor Force Participation

55.9%

Employment Rate

10%

Unemployment Rate

Solano County, California Employment by Race

Solano County, California Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Solano County, California

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Vallejo11594012129953594.62%
Fairfield10537511475693818.90%
Vacaville924259830358786.36%
Suisun City281042950514014.99%
Benicia269972817411774.36%
Dixon183921980614147.69%
Rio Vista73678641127417.29%
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