Placerville, California Population 2022

10,819
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Placerville is a city located in El Dorado County California. It is also the county seat of El Dorado County. With a 2020 population of 10,819, it is the 472nd largest city in California and the 3862nd largest city in the United States. Placerville is currently growing at a rate of 0.33% annually but its population has decreased by -1.23% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 10,954 in 2020. Spanning over 6 miles, Placerville has a population density of 1,853 people per square mile.

The average household income in Placerville is $71,368 with a poverty rate of 14.99%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,148 per month, and the median house value is $365,300. The median age in Placerville is 42.5 years, 43.1 years for males, and 40.8 years for females.

Placerville Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Placervillewas:

  • White: 89.94%
  • Other race: 4.19%
  • Two or more races: 3.52%
  • Asian: 0.82%
  • Black or African American: 0.81%
  • Native American: 0.50%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.21%
The current population of Placerville, California is 10,819 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 10,954.

Placerville, California Population 2022

Population by Race

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Placerville Population by Race

Placerville Population Pyramid 2022

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Placerville Median Age

43.6


Total

42.7


Male

44.8


Female

Placerville Adults

There are 8,899 adults, (2,242 of whom are seniors) in Placerville.

Placerville Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

33.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

30.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Placerville Sex Ratio

Female

6,078

55.49%

Male

4,876

44.51%

Placerville Population by Age

Placerville Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Placerville Household Types

60.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Placerville Households and Families

2.99

Average Family Size

2.37

Average Household Size

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Placerville Households by Type

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Placerville Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Placerville Educational Attainment by Race

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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 47.78%.

Placerville Educational Attainment by Race

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$38,328

Average Earnings

$42,945

Average Male

$31,053

Average Female

Placerville Earnings by Educational Attainment

Placerville Language by Age

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Placerville Language

86.87% of Placerville residents speak only English, while 13.13% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 11.26% of the population.

Placerville Language

Placerville Poverty by Race

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14.99%

Overall Poverty Rate

12.21%

Male Poverty Rate

17.22%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Placerville

The race most likely to be in poverty in Placerville is Black, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Placerville is Hispanic, with 12.78% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.85%. Among those working part-time, it was 19.61%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 19.33%.

Placerville Poverty

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Placerville Poverty Rate by Education

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Placerville Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Placerville Income by Household Type

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Income by Household Type

Placerville Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

45.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

50.1%

Male Marriage Rate

41.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Placerville Married by Age and Sex

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Placerville Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 45-54, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Placerville Marital Status by Race

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Placerville Marital Status

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659

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

Placerville Veterans by War

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Placerville Veterans by Age

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Placerville Veterans by Race

Placerville Veterans by Education

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10.91%

Veteran Poverty Rate

21.34%

Veteran Disability Rate

Placerville Veterans by Education

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57.6%

Labor Force Participation

55.1%

Employment Rate

4.4%

Unemployment Rate

Placerville Employment by Age

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Placerville Employment by Race

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Placerville Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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71.52%

Born in Placerville

93.39%

Native Born

6.61%

Foreign Born

3.39%

Non Citizen

3.22%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

93.39% of Placerville residents were born in the United States, with 71.52% having been born in California. 3.39% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Placerville Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected

Placerville Population by Year