Placer County, California's estimated population is 416,001 with a growth rate of 1.37% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Placer County, California is the 22nd largest county in California. The 2010 Population was 348,432 and has seen a growth of 19.39% since this time.
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The highest rate of high school graduation is among black people with a rate of 96.99%.
The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 61.64%.
84.87% of Placer County, California residents speak only English, while 15.13% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 6.20% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Placer County, California is Native, with 17.79% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Placer County, California is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.48%. Among those working part-time, it was 8.22%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 12.84%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Placer County, California
88.70% of Placer County, California residents were born in the United States, with 64.67% having been born in California. 3.81% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.