Amador County, California Population 2020

Amador County, California's estimated population is 38,551 with a growth rate of 2.97% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Amador County, California is the 46th largest county in California.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201839,3838322.16%
201738,5511,1132.97%
201637,4384011.08%
201537,0372990.81%
201436,7381130.31%
201336,625-476-1.28%
201237,101-437-1.16%
201137,538-346-0.91%
201037,8847,84526.12%
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%

Amador County, California Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White32,98987.21%
Two or More Races1,7994.76%
Some Other Race1,3743.63%
Black or African American7902.09%
Asian4991.32%
American Indian and Alaska Native3050.81%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander730.19%

Amador County, California Population Pyramid 2020

Amador County, California Median Age

50.5


Total

48.1


Male

53.3


Female

Amador County, California Adults

There are 32,007 adults, (9,952 of whom are seniors) in Amador County, California.

Amador County, California Age Dependency

71.5

Age Dependency Ratio

45.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

26.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Amador County, California Sex Ratio

Female

17,527

46.33%

Male

20,302

53.67%

Amador County, California Households and Families

Amador County, California Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Amador County, California Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married86.6%13.4%
All76.6%23.4%
Non Family69.2%30.8%
Male55.9%44.1%
Female48.6%51.4%

76.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All14,0902.4276.6
Married7,7412.9286.6
Non Family4,6441.1969.2
Female1,0153.4248.6
Male6903.755.9

2.93

Average Family Size

2.42

Average Household Size

4.4%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.3%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Amador County, California Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade7272.46%
9th to 12th Grade2,1377.24%
High School Graduate8,46128.66%
Some College8,75129.64%
Associates Degree3,44711.68%
Bachelors Degree3,91013.25%
Graduate Degree2,0877.07%

Amador County, California Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White24,18622,5085,248
Hispanic3,2842,510370
Other Race1,03765346
Multiple Races933803173
Black66844629
Asian439391179
Native American24818921
Islander48284

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 93.06%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 40.77%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$37,311$47,378$30,964
Less Than High School$26,505$28,117$20,313
High School Grad$35,412$42,661$26,549
Some College$36,948$50,948$27,134
Bachelors Degree$50,354$51,091$46,354
Graduate Degree$70,486$78,906$62,826

$37,311

Average Earnings

$47,378

Average Male

$30,964

Average Female

Amador County, California Language

Amador County, California Language by Age

Amador County, California Language

89.45% of Amador County, California residents speak only English, while 10.55% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 7.22% of the population.

Amador County, California Poverty

Amador County, California Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White28,4012,5308.91%
Hispanic3,82339910.44%
Multiple1,61930518.84%
Other7048011.36%
Asian3887118.30%
Native2216830.77%
Black632641.27%

9.73%

Overall Poverty Rate

9.48%

Male Poverty Rate

9.97%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Amador County, California

The race most likely to be in poverty in Amador County, California is Black, with 41.27% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Amador County, California is White, with 8.91% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.27%. Among those working part-time, it was 9.96%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 13.35%.

Name Poverty
High School11.53%
Less Than High School10.79%
Some College8.13%
Bachelors or Greater6.09%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed42.22%
Male Unemployed20.99%
Male Employed3.37%
Female Employed3.31%

Amador County, California Income

Amador County, California Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$61,198$78,014
Families$74,553$93,167
Married Families$81,250-
Non Families$29,224$43,057

Amador County, California Marital Status

Amador County, California Marital Status

Marriage Rates

52.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

50.7%

Male Marriage Rate

55.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Amador County, California Married by Age and Sex

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

Amador County, California Veterans

3,936

Number of Veterans

3,718

Male Veterans

218

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam1,727
Second Gulf War580
First Gulf War502
Korea413
World War II269
Name Veterans % of Total
White3,68913.14%
Hispanic3689.37%
2 or More11710.35%
Black668.59%
Other322.58%
Indian2610.16%
Hawaiian610.71%

$Amador County, California Veterans by Education

5.50%

Veteran Poverty Rate

37.64%

Veteran Disability Rate

Amador County, California Employment Status

44.6%

Labor Force Participation

40.7%

Employment Rate

8.6%

Unemployment Rate

Amador 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

71.03%

Born in California

94.34%

Native Born

5.66%

Foreign Born

2.47%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

94.34% of Amador County, California residents were born in the United States, with 71.03% having been born in California. 2.47% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

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