Amador County

Amador County, California

500 Argonaut Ln
Jackson, CA 95642
Phone: (209) 223-6470
Fax: (209) 257-0619

In NE CA, due E of Sacramento; organized May 11, 1854 from Calaveras County. Name Origin: For Jose Maria Amador, a construction foreman at the San Jose Mission, miner, and early landowner

Area (sq mi):: 604.69 (land 592.97; water 11.73) Population per square mile: 64.90
Population 2005: 38,471 State rank: 46 Population change: 2000-20005 9.60%; 1990-2000 16.80% Population 2000: 35,100 (White 82.40%; Black or African American 3.90%; Hispanic or Latino 8.90%; Asian 1.00%; Other 9.30%). Foreign born: 3.40%. Median age: 42.70
Income 2000: per capita $22,412; median household $42,280; Population below poverty level: 9.20% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $23,783-$25,781
Unemployment (2004): 5.40% Unemployment change (from 2000): 1.50% Median travel time to work: 29.10 minutes Working outside county of residence: 26.40%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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Shenandoah Amador County Zinfandel 2015, California (PS10.
A former California gold mine in Amador County was also added to the Superfund list, along with a dormant shipyard in Jennings, Louisiana.
Comcast joins other companies by offering financial contributions that will aid those affected by the fires in Lake County, Sonoma County, Amador County, Calaveras County and Fresno County.
35 percent of the proceeds form sales of "Tears of the Heart" will benefit Pregnant Centers of America, Amador County Pregnancy Help Center, Contra Costa Pregnancy Help Center.
85-year-old Hazel Severson of Sacramento says a friend found a book that her late husband had borrowed from an Amador County library in 1936 while sorting through things for a garage sale, reports the Telegraph.
American River Bankshares is the parent company of American River Bank, a community business bank serving Sacramento, CA operating financial services providers, including North Coast Bank in Sonoma County and Bank of Amador in Amador County.
Investigators said Kenneth John Zimmerman, 56, who lived next to Mr O'Sullivan at Jura Lane, Fiddletown, in Amador County, told the sheriff's office they better hurry up and get there "before I shoot him" on Sunday.
Sourced from certified organic grapes in Mendocino and Amador county vineyards in California, the wine is led by sangiovese, zinfandel and syrah.
It is bottled under a screwcap and produced from Mendocino and Amador county fruit.
John Poultney and the Amador County Archives' AMADOR COUNTY (0738547018, $19.
Also now available, the 2005 Amador County Rocky Top zinfandel ($17.