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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24 January 2019 - Napa Valley, California, US-based winery Rombauer Vineyards has acquired the Renwood Winery facility in Amador County, the company said.
For myself, personally, moving from a production winemaking facility in Washington state to an artisan winemaking facility in Amador County, California, I've been able to move away from filtration.
Shenandoah Amador County Zinfandel 2015, California (PS10.99, An American food-friendly red that's plush and easy-going, with sweet and sour cherry cola aromas, layered dark cherry fruit and a sensation of chocolate and kirsch on the finish.
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* Prospect Cellars 2016 "Riverbank" Rose (Amador County; $20).
A former California gold mine in Amador County was also added to the Superfund list, along with a dormant shipyard in Jennings, Louisiana.
(90) Mountain View Clockspring Vineyard 2014 (Amador County, CA).
Over the same periods, Amador County has been higher than the State every quarter with the exception of the third quarter 2015.
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.
The Buena Vista Biomass Power facility near Ione (Amador County) generates up to 18 megawatts of electricity woody biomass generated by farms.
(93) Scott Harvey Amador County Mountain Selection Zinfandel 2010 (California).