Solano County CA Information


Solano County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 422,570
Population in Households 411,065
Population in Familes 345,794
Population in Group Qrtrs 11,505
Population Density1 514
Diversity Index2 82


Total Households 146,033
Average Household Size 2.81
Family Households 105,216
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 156,346 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 89,607 (57.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 56,426 (36.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 10,313 ( 6.6%)
Median Home Value $306,402
Average Home Value $347,532


Median Household Income $66,970
Average Household Income $84,503
Per Capita Income $29,711
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.42% 0.71%
Households 0.57% 0.81%
Families 0.6% 0.83%
Median Household Income   2.86%
Per Capita Income   2.47%
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.


Solano County CA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Solano 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 # 21 66th
Population Density1 # 11 83rd
Diversity Index2 # 11 83rd
Median Household Income # 13 79th
Per Capita Income # 19 69th

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