El Dorado Hills is a city located in El Dorado County California. With a 2020 population of 52,235, it is the 180th largest city in California and the 839th largest city in the United States. El Dorado Hills is currently growing at a rate of 1.64% annually and its population has increased by 3.34% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 50,547 in 2020. Spanning over 51 miles, El Dorado Hills has a population density of 1,078 people per square mile.
The average household income in El Dorado Hills is $174,506 with a poverty rate of 4.14%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,915 per month, and the median house value is $657,300. The median age in El Dorado Hills is 44.6 years, 43.6 years for males, and 45.1 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of El Dorado Hillswas:
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The highest rate of high school graduation is among native american people with a rate of 100.00%.
The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 71.62%.
85.59% of El Dorado Hills residents speak only English, while 14.41% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Asian and Pacific Island languages, which is spoken by 6.77% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in El Dorado Hills is Native, with 15.75% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in El Dorado Hills is Hispanic, with 3.46% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.71%. Among those working part-time, it was 5.76%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 6.09%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in El Dorado Hills
87.41% of El Dorado Hills residents were born in the United States, with 60.29% having been born in California. 3.36% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.