Amador County, California Population 2021

Amador County, California's estimated population is 40,446 with a growth rate of 0.87% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Amador County, California is the 47th largest county in California. The 2010 Population was 37,886 and has seen a growth of 6.76% since this time.

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Growth Rate
202140,4463470.87%
202040,0993470.87%
201939,7523470.88%
201839,4058762.27%
201738,5291,1002.94%
201637,4293981.07%
201537,0313050.83%
201436,7261060.29%
201336,620-484-1.30%
201237,104-439-1.17%
201137,543-343-0.91%
201037,8867,84726.12%
199030,03910,72555.53%
198019,3147,49363.39%
197011,8211,83118.33%
19609,9908399.17%
19509,1511781.98%
19408,9734795.64%
19308,4947019.00%
19207,793-1,293-14.23%
19109,086-2,030-18.26%
190011,1167967.71%
189010,320-1,064-9.35%
188011,3841,80218.81%
18709,582-1,348-12.33%
186010,9300.00%
2021 Growth Rate
0.87%
County Website
County Seat
2010 Population
37,886
Growth (since 2010)
6.76%
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Amador County, California Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White33,32786.72%
Two or More Races1,8304.76%
Some Other Race1,5003.90%
Black or African American9042.35%
Asian5081.32%
American Indian and Alaska Native3030.79%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander570.15%
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Amador County, California Population by Race

Amador County, California Population Pyramid 2021

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Amador County, California Median Age

50.5


Total

48.2


Male

53.9


Female

Amador County, California Adults

There are 32,582 adults, (10,246 of whom are seniors) in Amador County, California.

Amador County, California Age Dependency

72

Age Dependency Ratio

45.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

26.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Amador County, California Sex Ratio

Female

17,789

46.29%

Male

20,640

53.71%

Amador County, California Population by Age

Amador County, California Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Amador County, California Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married86.6%13.4%
All76.5%23.5%
Non Family69.6%30.4%
Male57.1%42.9%
Female48.1%51.9%

76.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Amador County, California Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All14,5942.3876.5
Married7,9542.8686.6
Non Family4,7221.1969.6
Female1,1193.2548.1
Male7993.4257.1

2.85

Average Family Size

2.38

Average Household Size

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Amador County, California Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade7242.39%
9th to 12th Grade2,3007.59%
High School Graduate8,32227.47%
Some College8,94629.53%
Associates Degree4,16613.75%
Bachelors Degree3,97913.13%
Graduate Degree1,8586.13%
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Amador County, California Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Amador County, California Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Total High School Bachelors
White24,48922,7925,074
Hispanic3,5872,703434
Other Race1,17374259
Multiple Races996867188
Black78851917
Asian455399138
Native American26222211
Islander2513

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 93.07%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 30.33%.

Amador County, California Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$40,079$48,070$32,281
Less Than High School$25,893$26,895$17,500
High School Grad$36,402$47,917$28,504
Some College$41,289$52,140$31,642
Bachelors Degree$41,010$41,691$40,417
Graduate Degree$80,794$82,204$76,821

$40,079

Average Earnings

$48,070

Average Male

$32,281

Average Female

Amador County, California Earnings by Educational Attainment

Amador County, California Language by Age

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Amador County, California Language

89.40% of Amador County, California residents speak only English, while 10.60% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 7.58% of the population.

Amador County, California Language

Amador County, California Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White28,7032,6179.12%
Hispanic4,0553659.00%
Multiple1,63235721.88%
Asian4149121.98%
Native2177132.72%
Other829556.63%
Black622337.10%

9.95%

Overall Poverty Rate

8.74%

Male Poverty Rate

11.11%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Amador County, California

The race most likely to be in poverty in Amador County, California is Black, with 37.10% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Amador County, California is Other, with 6.63% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.11%. Among those working part-time, it was 11.37%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 13.68%.

Amador County, California Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than High School13.45%
High School10.98%
Some College8.28%
Bachelors or Greater6.93%

Amador County, California Poverty Rate by Education

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Name Poverty
Female Unemployed44.20%
Male Unemployed22.95%
Female Employed3.62%
Male Employed3.39%

Amador County, California Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Amador County, California Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$62,772$81,659
Families$77,876$96,402
Married Families$84,427-
Non Families$29,659$45,940
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Income by Household Type

Amador County, California Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

52.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

51.4%

Male Marriage Rate

54.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Amador County, California Married by Age and Sex

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Amador 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 45-54.

Amador County, California Marital Status by Race

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Amador County, California Marital Status

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3,810

Number of Veterans

3,653

Male Veterans

157

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam1,738
Second Gulf War539
First Gulf War443
Korea383
World War II177

Amador County, California Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 741,348
75+905
35 to 54789
55 to 64583
18 to 34185

Amador County, California Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White3,57412.60%
Hispanic4039.79%
2 or More1008.55%
Black667.51%
Other423.14%
Indian207.19%
Hawaiian824.24%

Amador County, California Veterans by Race

Amador County, California Veterans by Education

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5.94%

Veteran Poverty Rate

39.09%

Veteran Disability Rate

Amador County, California Veterans by Education

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44.3%

Labor Force Participation

41%

Employment Rate

6.9%

Unemployment Rate

Amador County, California Employment by Age

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Amador County, California Employment by Race

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Amador County, California 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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71.04%

Born in California

93.97%

Native Born

6.03%

Foreign Born

2.42%

Non Citizen

3.61%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

93.97% of Amador County, California residents were born in the United States, with 71.04% having been born in California. 2.42% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Amador County, California Place of Birth

  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

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