Amador County CA Information


Amador County Subdivisions

Amador County CA Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2014)


Total Population 37,644
Population in Households 33,805
Population in Familes 27,147
Population in Group Qrtrs 3,839
Population Density1 63
Diversity Index2 43


Total Households 14,764
Average Household Size 2.29
Family Households 9,918
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 18,768 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 10,845 (57.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 3,919 (20.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 4,004 (21.3%)
Median Home Value $220,062
Average Home Value $265,309


Median Household Income $54,329
Average Household Income $68,025
Per Capita Income $27,519
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population -0.28% 0.21%
Households 0.31% 0.36%
Families 0.3% 0.35%
Median Household Income   1.71%
Per Capita Income   2.4%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.


Amador County CA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Amador County to the other 58 counties and county equivalents in California by rank and percentile using July 1, 2014 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 46 22nd
Population Density1 # 36 40th
Diversity Index2 # 50 16th
Median Household Income # 22 64th
Per Capita Income # 22 64th

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE California Census Data Comparison Tool.