Napa County

Napa County, California

1195 3rd St Rm 310
Napa, CA 94559
Phone: (707) 253-4421
Fax: (707) 253-4176
www.co.napa.ca.us

In NW CA, N of San Francisco; original county; organized Feb 18, 1850 (prior to statehood). World-famous wine-making area. Name Origin: For the valley, whose name is possibly that of an Indian tribe that formerly inhabited the area

Area (sq mi):: 788.27 (land 753.73; water 34.53) Population per square mile: 176.10
Population 2005: 132,764 State rank: 34 Population change: 2000-20005 6.80%; 1990-2000 12.20% Population 2000: 124,279 (White 69.10%; Black or African American 1.30%; Hispanic or Latino 23.70%; Asian 3.00%; Other 15.60%). Foreign born: 18.10%. Median age: 38.30
Income 2000: per capita $26,395; median household $51,738; Population below poverty level: 8.30% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $37,828-$38,364
Unemployment (2004): 4.60% Unemployment change (from 2000): 1.30% Median travel time to work: 24.30 minutes Working outside county of residence: 22.70%
Cities with population over 10,000:
  • Vallejo (118,349)
  • Napa County seat (75,465)
  • American Canyon (13,887)

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