Amador County

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Amador County, California

500 Argonaut Ln
Jackson, CA 95642
Phone: (209) 223-6470
Fax: (209) 257-0619
www.co.amador.ca.us

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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