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Placer County, California; United States

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Population estimates, July 1, 2019, (V2019)

Placer County, California
Population estimates, July 1, 2019, (V2019) 398,329
People
Population
Population estimates, July 1, 2019, (V2019) 398,329
Population estimates base, April 1, 2010, (V2019) 348,502
Population, percent change - April 1, 2010 (estimates base) to July 1, 2019, (V2019) 14.3%
Population, Census, April 1, 2010 348,432
Age and Sex
Persons under 5 years, percent
5.3%
Persons under 18 years, percent
22.1%
Persons 65 years and over, percent
19.9%
Female persons, percent
51.2%
Race and Hispanic Origin
White alone, percent
83.9%
Black or African American alone, percent(a)
1.9%
American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent(a)
1.1%
Asian alone, percent(a)
8.2%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent(a)
0.3%
Two or More Races, percent
4.6%
Hispanic or Latino, percent(b)
14.4%
White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent
71.5%
Population Characteristics
Veterans, 2015-2019 25,888
Foreign born persons, percent, 2015-2019 11.4%
Housing
Housing units, July 1, 2019, (V2019) 168,919
Owner-occupied housing unit rate, 2015-2019 71.9%
Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 $471,500
Median selected monthly owner costs -with a mortgage, 2015-2019 $2,377
Median selected monthly owner costs -without a mortgage, 2015-2019 $689
Median gross rent, 2015-2019 $1,542
Building permits, 2019 2,352
Families & Living Arrangements
Households, 2015-2019 142,855
Persons per household, 2015-2019 2.67
Living in same house 1 year ago, percent of persons age 1 year+, 2015-2019 86.4%
Language other than English spoken at home, percent of persons age 5 years+, 2015-2019 15.5%
Computer and Internet Use
Households with a computer, percent, 2015-2019 95.2%
Households with a broadband Internet subscription, percent, 2015-2019 89.6%
Education
High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2015-2019 94.5%
Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2015-2019 39.7%
Health
With a disability, under age 65 years, percent, 2015-2019 6.1%
Persons without health insurance, under age 65 years, percent
4.6%
Economy
In civilian labor force, total, percent of population age 16 years+, 2015-2019 60.1%
In civilian labor force, female, percent of population age 16 years+, 2015-2019 54.7%
Total accommodation and food services sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 1,452,014
Total health care and social assistance receipts/revenue, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 3,125,443
Total manufacturers shipments, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 932,893
Total merchant wholesaler sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 4,474,436
Total retail sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 6,437,879
Total retail sales per capita, 2012(c) $17,800
Transportation
Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16 years+, 2015-2019 27.9
Income & Poverty
Median household income (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 $89,691
Per capita income in past 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 $43,759
Persons in poverty, percent
6.6%
Businesses
Businesses
Total employer establishments, 2019 11,279
Total employment, 2019 160,796
Total annual payroll, 2019 ($1,000) 8,832,781
Total employment, percent change, 2018-2019 3.3%
Total nonemployer establishments, 2018 34,802
All firms, 2012 31,846
Men-owned firms, 2012 16,123
Women-owned firms, 2012 10,464
Minority-owned firms, 2012 5,173
Nonminority-owned firms, 2012 24,725
Veteran-owned firms, 2012 3,095
Nonveteran-owned firms, 2012 26,285
Geography
Geography
Population per square mile, 2010 247.6
Land area in square miles, 2010 1,407.01
FIPS Code 06061
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Placer County, California
398,329
United States
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82,100,000
164,200,000
246,300,000
328,400,000
Value Notes

Estimates are not comparable to other geographic levels due to methodology differences that may exist between different data sources.

Some estimates presented here come from sample data, and thus have sampling errors that may render some apparent differences between geographies statistically indistinguishable. Click the Quick Info icon to the left of each row in TABLE view to learn about sampling error.

The vintage year (e.g., V2019) refers to the final year of the series (2010 thru 2019). Different vintage years of estimates are not comparable.

Fact Notes Value Flags

QuickFacts data are derived from: Population Estimates, American Community Survey, Census of Population and Housing, Current Population Survey, Small Area Health Insurance Estimates, Small Area Income and Poverty Estimates, State and County Housing Unit Estimates, County Business Patterns, Nonemployer Statistics, Economic Census, Survey of Business Owners, Building Permits.

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