Amador County CA Information


Amador County Subdivisions

Amador County CA Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2015)


Total Population 37,819
Population in Households 34,523
Population in Familes 27,776
Population in Group Qrtrs 3,296
Population Density1 64
Diversity Index2 42


Total Households 15,113
Average Household Size 2.28
Family Households 10,176
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 19,141 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 11,070 (57.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 4,043 (21.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 4,028 (21.0%)
Median Home Value $241,893
Average Home Value $286,637


Median Household Income $55,112
Average Household Income $71,281
Per Capita Income $29,202
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population -0.14% 0.8%
Households 0.7% 0.99%
Families 0.73% 1.01%
Median Household Income   1.97%
Per Capita Income   2.51%
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, 2015 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.