El Dorado County CA Information


El Dorado County Subdivisions

El Dorado County CA Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 191,254
Daytime Population: Workers 61,143
Daytime Population: Residents 104,867
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 166,010
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.87
Population in Households 189,562
Population in Familes 156,673
Population in Group Qrtrs 1,692
Population Density2 112
Diversity Index3 45


Median Household Income $75,298
Average Household Income $103,460
Per Capita Income $40,090


Total Housing Units 92,562 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 52,689 (56.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 20,722 (22.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 19,151 (20.7%)
Median Home Value $467,433
Average Home Value $528,076


Total Households 73,411
Average Household Size 2.58
Family Households 51,962
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood 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.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 0.76% 0.81%
Households 0.61% 0.72%
Families 0.61% 0.72%
Median Household Income   1.93%
Per Capita Income   2.29%


El Dorado County CA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares El Dorado County to the other 58 counties and county equivalents in California by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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 # 29 52nd
Population Density # 28 53rd
Diversity Index # 49 17th
Median Household Income # 10 84th
Per Capita Income # 7 90th

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