Solano County, California Population 2019

Solano County, California's estimated population is 443,877 with a growth rate of 1.04% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Solano County, California is the 19th largest county in California.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
2018446,6102,7330.62%
2017443,8774,5771.04%
2016439,3005,5921.29%
2015433,7084,5531.06%
2014429,1555,4061.28%
2013423,7494,0500.96%
2012419,6993,3940.82%
2011416,3052,3610.57%
2010413,94473,52321.60%
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%

How Many People Live in Solano County, California?

443,877

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White229,35152.73%
Asian66,43215.27%
Black or African American61,75214.20%
Some Other Race39,5169.08%
Two or More Races32,0067.36%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander3,8180.88%
American Indian and Alaska Native2,1060.48%

Solano County, California Population Pyramid 2019

Solano County, California Median Age

37.7


Total

36.3


Male

39.3


Female

Solano County, California Adults

There are 336,083 adults, (61,554 of whom are seniors) in Solano County, California.

Solano County, California Age Dependency

58.4

Age Dependency Ratio

22.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

36

Child Dependency Ratio

Solano County, California Sex Ratio

Female

218,907

50.33%

Male

216,074

49.67%

Solano County, California Households and Families

Solano County, California Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Solano County, California Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married72.6%27.4%
All60%40%
Non Family50.9%49.1%
Male48.2%51.8%
Female39.7%60.3%

60.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All147,3522.8860
Married74,4563.4672.6
Non Family41,2161.3450.9
Female22,6443.5239.7
Male9,0363.5648.2

3.35

Average Family Size

2.88

Average Household Size

6.5%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.3%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Solano County, California Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade17,5125.93%
9th to 12th Grade19,1406.48%
High School Graduate68,76023.29%
Some College84,85328.74%
Associates Degree29,4909.99%
Bachelors Degree52,72117.86%
Graduate Degree22,7567.71%

Solano County, California Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White129,941122,72538,034
Hispanic61,49942,3257,641
Asian49,24644,31619,116
Black41,89937,5497,488
Other Race22,75913,9932,208
Multiple Races13,74612,6903,311
Islander2,6402,271664
Native American1,4181,239236

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 94.45%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 38.82%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$42,050$50,046$36,265
Less Than High School$24,872$30,028$16,989
High School Grad$33,245$40,492$23,920
Some College$41,589$50,750$35,304
Bachelors Degree$60,832$69,205$53,789
Graduate Degree$78,546$90,016$67,983

$42,050

Average Earnings

$50,046

Average Male

$36,265

Average Female

Solano County, California Language

Solano County, California Language by Age

Solano County, California Language

70.32% of Solano County, California residents speak only English, while 29.68% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 16.64% of the population.

Solano County, California Poverty

Solano County, California Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic109,62815,95714.56%
White166,27213,9508.39%
Black57,86011,68920.20%
Other37,7216,13316.26%
Asian66,0004,3876.65%
Multiple31,4773,90812.42%
Islander3,7033338.99%
Native1,99132116.12%

11.46%

Overall Poverty Rate

10.53%

Male Poverty Rate

12.34%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Solano County, California

The race most likely to be in poverty in Solano County, California is Black, with 20.20% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Solano County, California is Asian, with 6.65% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.06%. Among those working part-time, it was 13.34%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 17.00%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School18.52%
High School12.97%
Some College7.83%
Bachelors or Greater3.42%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed33.35%
Male Unemployed24.26%
Female Employed5.98%
Male Employed4.70%

Solano County, California Income

Solano County, California Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$72,950$90,972
Families$83,654$100,370
Married Families$99,089$116,224
Non Families$45,226$59,248

Solano County, California Marital Status

Solano County, California Marital Status

Marriage Rates

47.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

48.8%

Male Marriage Rate

46.2%

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 Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Solano County, California Marital Status by Race

Solano County, California Veterans

33,563

Number of Veterans

30,116

Male Veterans

3,447

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam12,935
First Gulf War7,862
Second Gulf War6,493
Korea2,479
World War II1,328
Age Group Veterans
35 to 548,514
65 to 747,908
55 to 647,571
75+6,305
18 to 343,265

Solano County, California Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White21,79012.11%
Black5,18010.87%
Asian3,5836.63%
Hispanic3,4084.58%
2 or More1,3847.70%
Other1,0523.84%
Hawaiian40213.40%
Indian1729.77%

Solano County, California Veterans by Education

4.38%

Veteran Poverty Rate

27.49%

Veteran Disability Rate

Solano County, California Employment Status

63%

Labor Force Participation

56.5%

Employment Rate

8.5%

Unemployment Rate

Solano 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

57.04%

Born in California

79.91%

Native Born

20.09%

Foreign Born

8.30%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

79.91% of Solano County, California residents were born in the United States, with 57.04% having been born in California. 8.30% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

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%
  1. US Census City/Town Population estimates - Most recent state estimates from the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program
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