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Ione, California - Basic Facts

Ione is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the City of Ione.

It is an incorporated place (Class Code P1) located in Amador County at latitude 38.3527 and longitude -120.9327. Amador County is in the Pacific time zone (GMT -8). The elevation is 299 feet.

The formal boundaries for the City of Ione (see map) encompass a land area of 4.59 sq. miles and a water area of 0.05 sq. miles.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Ione: Bed Bug, Bedbug, Freeze Out, Hardscrabble, Ione City, Woosterville.

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


Total Population 7,703
Population in Households 4,677
Population in Familes 3,934
Population in Group Qrtrs 3,026
Population Density1 1,617
Diversity Index2 63


Total Households 1,617
Average Household Size 2.89
Family Households 1,163
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 1,814 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,140 (62.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 477 (26.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 197 (10.9%)
Median Home Value $215,529
Average Home Value $230,904


Median Household Income $65,430
Average Household Income $71,804
Per Capita Income $20,459
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population -0.65% 0.77%
Households 2.33% 1.59%
Families 2.53% 1.55%
Median Household Income   1.62%
Per Capita Income   2.33%
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.


Ione, CA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Ione to the other 1,523 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs 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 # 543 64th
Population Density1 # 655 57th
Diversity Index2 # 748 51st
Median Household Income # 448 71st
Per Capita Income # 1024 33rd

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