Ione is a city located in Amador County California. With a 2020 population of 4,585, it is the 658th largest city in California and the 6970th largest city in the United States. Ione is currently declining at a rate of -5.72% annually and its population has decreased by -41.67% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 7,861 in 2020. Spanning over 5 miles, Ione has a population density of 1,001 people per square mile.
The average household income in Ione is $84,400 with a poverty rate of 6.26%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $909 per month, and the median house value is $314,300. The median age in Ione is 46.9 years, 43.5 years for males, and 57.4 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Ionewas:
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The highest rate of high school graduation is among asian people with a rate of 100.00%.
The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 100.00%.
92.95% of Ione residents speak only English, while 7.05% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 6.38% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Ione is Asian, with 100.00% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Ione is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.81%. Among those working part-time, it was 4.79%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 10.76%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Ione
95.42% of Ione residents were born in the United States, with 71.25% having been born in California. 1.18% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.