Ranking Tables for Counties: 1990 and 2000", "2010 Census P.L. According to the 2010 Census the population for El Dorado County is 181,058. The per capita income for the county was $25,560. 9.3% of the population were Hispanic or Latino of any race. Over 78% of the county residents live in unincorporated areas outside of city limits. However, from 1892 until 1952, the county was a Democratic stronghold, with Theodore Roosevelt and Warren Harding being the only two Republicans to carry the county. Embed. Name Status Population Census 1990-04-01 Population Census 2000-04-01 Population Census 2010-04-01 ; El Dorado: County: 125,995: 156,314: 181,058 → California: State: 29,811,427: 33,871,653: 37,253,956: Contents: Places. Much of the county is public land. The executive summary pointed out that even particles that do not meet requirements for commercial-grade-asbestos may be a health threat and suggested a collaborative research effort to assess health risks associated with naturally occurring asbestos. QuickFacts provides statistics for all states and counties, and for cities and towns with a population of 5,000 or more. The region’s quality of life continues to attract dynamic individuals who desire a balance between environmental amenities and economic prosperity. The county seat is Placerville. Its name is derived from the Spanish meaning "the gilded/golden".[7].  Estimates are not comparable to other geographic levels due to methodology differences that may exist between different data sources. The Pacific Crest Trail runs through the eastern part of the county, along or roughly paralleling the Sierra crest. American Community Survey, 2011 American Community Survey 5-Year Estimates, Table B19013. Percentage of registered voters with respect to total population. The population was 4,096 at the 2000 census. 20.1% of all households were made up of individuals, and 7.3% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The Lake Tahoe Basin Management Unit, formerly part of the Eldorado and two other National Forests, manages much of the land east of the crest. There were 71,278 housing units at an average density of 42 per square mile (16/km2). CSV. El Dorado County is part of the Sacramento-Roseville-Arden-Arcade, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area. Across the Sierra crest to the west lies the majority of the county, referred to as the “western slope.” A portion of Folsom Lake is in the northwest corner of the county. Concerns included the threat of U.S. Forest Service road closures and traffic roundabouts. U.S. Census Bureau. • An average of 2,300 net migrants will enter the county each year from 2019 to 2024. QuickFacts data are derived from: Population Estimates, American Community Survey, Census of Population and Housing, Current Population Survey, Small Area Health Insurance Estimates, Small Area Income and Poverty Estimates, State and County Housing Unit Estimates, County Business Patterns, Nonemployer Statistics, Economic Census, Survey of Business Owners, Building Permits. According to the 2010 Census the population for El Dorado County is 181,058. 14.9% were of German, 13.4% English, 10.3% Irish, 6.6% Italian and 6.6% American ancestry according to Census 2000. The county is noted as a center of political concern with the United Nations non-binding sustainable development plan Agenda 21, which was on the County Board of Supervisors meeting Agenda on May 15, 2012. Major residential communities (El Dorado Hills, Cameron Park and Shingle Springs) in the western part of the county serve as suburban areas to the booming Sacramento metropolitan region. The inside of the school needed to be cleaned of dust. Interstate 5 and Interstate 80 are within 25 minutes of El Dorado Hills. With its western border touching California’s Central Valley, and its eastern boundary meeting Nevada high in the Sierra Nevada mountains overlooking Lake Tahoe, El Dorado County stretches across 90 miles of foothills, valleys and mountain peaks. There were 58,939 households, out of which 34.2% had youngsters under the age of 18 living with them, 60.1% were married couples living together, 8.9% had a female householder with no husband present, and 27.0% were non-families. El Dorado (Spanish for The golden; formerly Eldorado, Mud Spring, and Mud Springs), not to be confused with the nearby El Dorado Hills, is an unincorporated community in El Dorado County, California.It is located 4 miles (6.4 km) southwest of Placerville, at an elevation of 1608 feet (490 m). [25] On February 19, 2013, 14 members of the El Dorado County Grand Jury resigned, forcing Supervising Judge Steven Bailey to dissolve it. The residents of El Dorado County have continued to exhibit the initiative and technological skills that have made the California workforce one of the most productive in the nation. In 1996, this equated to approximately 4.5 acres of public open space for each county resident. As of the 2010 census, the population was 181,058. Placerville, the county seat, with a population of 10,389 and South Lake Tahoe with a population of 21, 403. Some estimates presented here come from sample data, and thus have sampling errors that may render some apparent differences between geographies statistically indistinguishable. QuickFacts provides statistics for all states and counties, and for cities and towns with a population of 5,000 or more. U.S. Census Bureau. [35], In 2003 after construction of the Oak Ridge High School (El Dorado Hills) soccer field, the federal Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry found that some student athletes, coaches and school workers had received substantial exposures. Alternativamente, pueden llenar y regresar por correo la copia de papel que recibas en el correo. Office of the Attorney General, Department of Justice, State of California. Males had a median income of $46,373 versus $31,537 for females. American Community Survey, 2011 American Community Survey 5-Year Estimates, Table B03003. [27] In the State Assembly, the county is split between the 5th Assembly District, represented by Republican Frank Bigelow and the 6th Assembly District, represented by Republican Kevin Kiley. Since 1952, however, El Dorado has gone Democratic only three times: in 1960 narrowly for John F. Kennedy, in 1964 in a landslide for Lyndon Johnson, and in 1976 narrowly for Jimmy Carter. Unlike the Census—which is an exact count of people and households every ten years—ACS statistics are estimated based on a representative survey sample. Print. About 5.0% of families and 7.1% of the population were below the poverty line, including 7.6% of those under age 18 and 5.0% of those age 65 or over. Influenza and pneumonia rank among the most deadly illnesses in the United States. What is now known as El Dorado County has been home to the Maidu, Washoe, and Miwok Indigenous American nations for centuries.