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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    Napa County s fiscal year runs from July 1 to June 30.
    Author(s): Monica Cooper, UC Cooperative Extension, Lucia Varela, UC Cooperative Extension, Rhonda Smith, UC Cooperative Extension, David Whitmer, Napa County, Gregory Simmons, USDA, Andrea Lucchi, University of Pisa, Roxanne Broadway, USDA, Robert Steinhauer, Wineland Consulting
    NVCF is identifying specific needs for funds to aid in disaster relief efforts and will provide assistance to Napa County residents, businesses and non-profits.
    has filed a complaint in Napa County Superior Court against the owners and operator of a quarry for allegedly failing to clean the mine site.
    Bardessono in Yountville, California, a platinum LEED certified hotel property of MTM Luxury Lodging, has announced that it has partnered with Lexus, Tesla Motors, AV Aerovironment, and Land Trust of Napa County to provide for guests with electric and hybrid transportation.
    3 percent) counties last year and lowest in Napa County (1.
    Supreme Court March 21 decided not to entertain a preemption challenge to a California wine labeling law that bars the use of the word "Napa" unless at least 75 percent of the grapes used to make the wine were grown in Napa County.
    If you're looking for respite from the steady wine-country tourist traffic on State 29 through Napa County, head up a winding drive shaded by moss-covered trees and you'll enter a historical oasis.
    As the balloon began to inflate and ascend, the victim didn't let go, nobody knows why,' said Napa County Sheriff's Lt Jean Donaldson.
    A spokesman for the Napa County sheriff's office said the balloon was unable to fly because it was too foggy.
    President Clinton declared Napa County a major disaster area on Sept.
    American Medical Response (AMR), Northern California's leading provider of emergency ambulance services, was recently recommended by the Napa County Department of Health and Human Services (The Department) to be the County's next emergency ambulance service provider.