North El Dorado, California

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Population in July 2007: 31,656.
Males: 15,991  (50.5%)
Females: 15,665  (49.5%)
Median resident age:  42.5 years
California median age:  33.3 years

Zip code: 95667

Estimated median household income in 2013: $57,898 (it was $48,575 in 2000)
North El Dorado:

$57,898
CA:

$60,190

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $29,971 (it was $23,139 in 2000)

North El Dorado CCD income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $332,813 (it was $180,600 in 2000)
North El Dorado:

$332,813
CA:

$373,100

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $384,319; Detached houses: $405,566; Townhouses or other attached units: $270,390; In 2-unit structures: $277,025; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $192,027; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $129,212; Mobile homes: $79,400; Occupied boats, RVs, vans, etc.: $49,692
  • Races in North El Dorado, CA (2000)

    North El Dorado races chart
    • 25,43389.9%White alone
    • 1,5865.6%Hispanic
    • 6152.2%Two or more races
    • 2701.0%American Indian alone
    • 2300.8%Asian alone
    • 1270.4%Black alone
    • 290.1%Other race alone
    • 130.05%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
Mar. 2013 cost of living index in North El Dorado: 104.7 (near average, U.S. average is 100)

Current Local Time: PST time zone

Land area: 748.6 square miles.

Population density: 42 people per square mile   (very low).

North El Dorado, California map

For population 25 years and over in North El Dorado:

  • High school or higher: 88.8%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 22.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 7.7%
  • Unemployed: 6.1%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 35.0 minutes

For population 15 years and over in North El Dorado CCD:

  • Never married: 17.8%
  • Now married: 66.5%
  • Separated: 1.1%
  • Widowed: 5.4%
  • Divorced: 10.3%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:

North El Dorado CCD:  0.9% ($1,564)
California:  0.8% ($1,564)
North El Dorado satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: South El Dorado, CA (12.8 miles , pop. 78,296).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Sacramento, CA (47.3 miles , pop. 407,018).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (352.7 miles , pop. 3,694,820).

Nearest cities: Camino, CA (2.7 miles ), Pollock Pines, CA (2.8 miles ), Georgetown, CA (3.2 miles ), Placerville, CA (3.2 miles ), Coloma, CA (3.5 miles ), South El Dorado, CA (3.6 miles ), Diamond Springs, CA (3.7 miles ), Foresthill, CA (3.9 miles ).

Latitude: 38.84 N, Longitude: 120.67 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 530

North El Dorado household income distribution North El Dorado home values distribution
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

6.9%
California:

7.3%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (17%)
  • Public administration (9%)
  • Educational services (6%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (6%)
  • Accommodation and food services (4%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (4%)
  • Repair and maintenance (4%)
  • Educational services (13%)
  • Health care (12%)
  • Public administration (10%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
  • Finance and insurance (6%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (6%)
  • Social assistance (4%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (7%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (4%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (4%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (4%)
  • Computer specialists (3%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (3%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (7%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (6%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (5%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (5%)
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (5%)
  • Registered nurses (3%)
  • Retail sales workers except cashiers (3%)

Work and jobs in North El Dorado: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in North El Dorado, California

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Earthquake activity:

North El Dorado-area historical earthquake activity is near California state average. It is 764% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/18/1906 at 13:12:21, a magnitude 7.9 (7.9 UK, Class: Major, Intensity: VIII - XII) earthquake occurred 138.9 miles away from the city center, causing $524,000,000 total damage
On 10/3/1915 at 06:52:48, a magnitude 7.6 (7.6 UK) earthquake occurred 204.2 miles away from North El Dorado center
On 12/21/1932 at 06:10:09, a magnitude 7.2 (7.2 UK) earthquake occurred 141.6 miles away from the city center
On 10/18/1989 at 00:04:15, a magnitude 7.1 (6.5 MB, 7.1 MS, 6.9 MW, 7.0 ML) earthquake occurred 133.8 miles away from the city center, causing 62 deaths (62 shaking deaths) and 3757 injuries, causing $1,305,032,704 total damage
On 7/21/1952 at 11:52:14, a magnitude 7.7 (7.7 UK) earthquake occurred 281.2 miles away from North El Dorado center, causing $50,000,000 total damage
On 12/16/1954 at 11:07:12, a magnitude 7.0 (7.0 UK) earthquake occurred 145.7 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in El Dorado County (12) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 8
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 8, Storms: 5, Landslides: 4, Fires: 2, Mudslides: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Drought: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).

Hospitals and medical centers near North El Dorado:

  • MARSHALL HOME CARE (Home Health Center, about 10 miles away; PLACERVILLE, CA)
  • MARSHALL MEDICAL CENTER (1-RH) Acute Care Hospitals (about 11 miles away; PLACERVILLE, CA)
  • THE PINES AT PLACERVILLE HEALTHCARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; PLACERVILLE, CA)
  • WESTERN SLOPE HEALTH CENTER (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; PLACERVILLE, CA)
  • GOLD COUNTRY HEALTH CENTER (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; PLACERVILLE, CA)
  • SNOWLINE HOSPICE OF EL DORADO, INC (Hospital, about 15 miles away; DIAMOND SPRINGS, CA)

Amtrak station near North El Dorado:

  • 11 miles: PLACERVILLE (222 MAIN ST.) - Bus Station . Services: fully wheelchair accessible, public payphones, full-service food facilities, free short-term parking, call for taxi service.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to North El Dorado:

  • Folsom Lake College (about 28 miles; Folsom, CA; Full-time enrollment: 5,308)
  • Sierra College (about 30 miles; Rocklin, CA; FT enrollment: 11,488)
  • American River College (about 39 miles; Sacramento, CA; FT enrollment: 20,452)
  • California State University-Sacramento (about 45 miles; Sacramento, CA; FT enrollment: 22,234)
  • Universal Technical Institute of Northern California Inc (about 49 miles; Sacramento, CA; FT enrollment: 3,193)
  • University of Phoenix-Sacramento Valley Campus (about 49 miles; Sacramento, CA; FT enrollment: 2,855)
  • Cosumnes River College (about 49 miles; Sacramento, CA; FT enrollment: 9,327)

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Notable locations in North El Dorado: South Fork Camp Ground (A), Spanish Dry Diggings (B), Stone Cellar (C), Camp Forward (D), Connor Cabin (E), Cool (F), American River Powerhouse (G), El Dorado Power House (H), J W Marshall Shop (I), Wentworth Springs Campground (J), University of California Cow Camp (K), Sutters Mill (L), Snowline Camp (M), Shaw Mine Mill (N), Windmiller Cabin (O), Wilson Ranch (P), Finnon Lake Campground (Q), Placerville Ranger Station (R), Vaughn Cabin (S), Van Vleck Ranch (T). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Centers: Prospector Plaza Shopping Center (1), Pony Express Village Shopping Center (2), Pines Shopping Center (3). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in North El Dorado include: Emmanuel Episcopal Church (A), Saint Johns Catholic Church (B), Chapel of Our Lady of the Sierras (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Uniontown Cemetery (1), Pioneer Graves Cemetery (2), Catholic Cemetery (3), James Marshall Gravesite (4), Pioneer Cemetery (5), Pilot Hill Cemetery (6). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes and reservoirs: Boomerang Lake (A), Lake Number Nine (B), Lake Number Five (C), Lake Sylvia (D), Lake Number Three (E), Grouse Lake (F), Lawrence Lake (G), Toem Lake (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Blue Tent Creek (A), Burnt Shanty Creek (B), Clark Creek (C), Dry Creek (D), Ellis Creek (E), Gaddis Creek (F), Gambler Creek (G), Granite Creek (H), Hancock Creek (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in North El Dorado include: Bullion Bend Historic Marker (1), Folsom Lake State Recreation Area (2), Beer Garden Picnic Area (3), Pollock Pines Recreation Park (4), Sportsmans Hall State Historic Landmark 704 (5), Marshall Gold Discovery State Historic Park (6), James W Marshall State Historical Monument (7). Display/hide their locations on the map

El Dorado County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2012 was 107. This is significantly worse than average.

City:

107
U.S.:

74

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2005 was 0.180. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 11.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.180
U.S.:

0.303

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 33.7. This is about average. Closest monitor was 14.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

33.7
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 13.7. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 11.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

13.7
U.S.:

20.2

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 5.38. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 24.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

5.38
U.S.:

9.14
Average household size:
This place:  2.5 people
California:  2.9 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  71.3%
Whole state:  68.7%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  6.5%
Whole state:  7.2%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.6% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.4% of all households

Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
This place:

7.8%
Whole state:

14.2%

Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2009:
This place:

4.5%
Whole state:

6.3%

People in group quarters in North El Dorado in 2010:

  • 114 people in state prisons
  • 75 people in residential treatment centers for adults
  • 69 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers
  • 22 people in other noninstitutional facilities
  • 12 people in group homes intended for adults

People in group quarters in North El Dorado in 2000:

  • 109 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 41 people in state prisons
  • 22 people in other group homes
  • 15 people in job corps and vocational training facilities
  • 14 people in homes or halfway houses for drug/alcohol abuse
  • 12 people in religious group quarters

North El Dorado compared to California state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age significantly above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Number of rooms per house significantly below state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2000

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2000

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.3
California average:

16.1

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (49%)
  • Wood (29%)
  • Electricity (16%)
  • Utility gas (3%)
  • Other fuel (2%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

1996 Presidential Elections Results

2000 Presidential Elections Results

2004 Presidential Elections Results

2008 Presidential Elections Results

2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for North El Dorado CCD (based on El Dorado County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic23,2986
Evangelical Protestant16,53869
Other8,92830
Mainline Protestant2,93711
Orthodox3152
None129,042-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 33
El Dorado County:

1.88 / 10,000 pop.
California:

2.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
This county:

0.06 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.04 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 17
El Dorado County:

0.97 / 10,000 pop.
California:

0.62 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 40
El Dorado County:

2.28 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.49 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 173
Here:

9.87 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.42 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

6.7%
California:

7.3%
Adult obesity rate:
El Dorado County:

19.9%
California:

21.3%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

13.1%
State:

17.9%

6.66% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($61,235 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.66%
California average:

5.03%

0.03% of residents moved from foreign countries ($107 average AGI)
El Dorado County:

0.03%
California average:

0.07%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Sacramento County, CA  2.00% ($65,387 average AGI)
from Placer County, CA  0.40% ($55,996)
from Santa Clara County, CA  0.22% ($86,841)


7.14% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($45,628 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.14%
California average:

5.12%

0.05% of residents moved to foreign countries ($429 average AGI)
El Dorado County:

0.05%
California average:

0.10%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Sacramento County, CA  2.11% ($46,329 average AGI)
to Placer County, CA  0.51% ($56,861)
to Douglas County, NV  0.28% ($43,367)

Strongest AM radio stations in North El Dorado:

  • KAHI (950 AM; 10 kW; AUBURN, CA; Owner: IHR EDUCATIONAL BROADCASTING)
  • KFIA (710 AM; 25 kW; CARMICHAEL, CA; Owner: VISTA BROADCASTING INC.)
  • KHTK (1140 AM; 50 kW; SACRAMENTO, CA; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KSTE (650 AM; 25 kW; RANCHO CORDOVA, CA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KFBK (1530 AM; 50 kW; SACRAMENTO, CA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KCBC (770 AM; 50 kW; RIVERBANK, CA; Owner: KIERTRON, INC.)
  • KKOH (780 AM; 50 kW; RENO, NV; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KLIB (1110 AM; 10 kW; ROSEVILLE, CA; Owner: WAY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KFSG (1690 AM; 10 kW; ROSEVILLE, CA; Owner: WAY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KNCO (830 AM; 5 kW; GRASS VALLEY, CA; Owner: NEVADA COUNTY BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • KCBS (740 AM; 50 kW; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • KNBR (680 AM; 50 kW; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: KNBR LICO, INC.)
  • KTRB (860 AM; 50 kW; MODESTO, CA; Owner: PAPPAS RADIO OF CALIFORNIA, A CALIFORNIA LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)

Strongest FM radio stations in North El Dorado:

  • KWYL (102.9 FM; SOUTH LAKE TAHOE, CA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KZSA (92.1 FM; PLACERVILLE, CA; Owner: FIRST BROADCASTING INVESTMENTS, L.P.)
  • KCCL-FM (101.9 FM; SHINGLE SPRINGS, CA; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KTHX-FM (100.1 FM; DAYTON, NV; Owner: NM LICENSING, LLC)
  • KRNO (106.9 FM; INCLINE VILLAGE, NV; Owner: AMERICOM LAS VEGAS LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KODS (103.7 FM; CARNELIAN BAY, CA; Owner: AMERICOM, A CALIFORNIA LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KLCA (96.5 FM; TAHOE CITY, CA; Owner: AMERICOM LAS VEGAS LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KKTO (90.5 FM; TAHOE CITY, CA; Owner: CALIFORNIA STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • KTKE (101.5 FM; TRUCKEE, CA; Owner: TRUCKSTER BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KDOT (104.5 FM; RENO, NV; Owner: LOTUS RADIO CORP.)
  • KOZZ-FM (105.7 FM; RENO, NV; Owner: LOTUS RADIO CORP.)
  • KXCL (103.9 FM; YUBA CITY, CA; Owner: HARLAN COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KOSL (94.3 FM; JACKSON, CA; Owner: HBC LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • KSRN (107.7 FM; KINGS BEACH, CA; Owner: NM LICENSING, LLC)
  • KHYL (101.1 FM; AUBURN, CA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KVMR (89.5 FM; NEVADA CITY, CA; Owner: NEVADA CITY COMMUNITY BROADCAST GRUP)
  • KLVS (99.3 FM; GRASS VALLEY, CA; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • KSVL (92.3 FM; SMITH, NV; Owner: DONEGAL ENTERPRISES)
  • KBUL-FM (98.1 FM; CARSON CITY, NV; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KNEV (95.5 FM; RENO, NV; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)

TV broadcast stations around North El Dorado:

  • KMMK-LP (Channel 14; SACRAMENTO, CA; Owner: CABALLERO TELEVISION TEXAS, L.L.C.)
  • KEZT-CA (Channel 23; SACRAMENTO, CA; Owner: TELEFUTURA SACRAMENTO LLC)
  • KGTN-LP (Channel 62; PLACERVILLE, CA; Owner: PRAISE THE LORD STUDIO CHAPEL)
  • KSPX (Channel 29; SACRAMENTO, CA; Owner: PAXSON SACRAMENTO LICENSE, INC.)
  • KTXL (Channel 40; SACRAMENTO, CA; Owner: CHANNEL 40, INC.)
  • KOVR (Channel 13; STOCKTON, CA; Owner: SCI - SACRAMENTO LICENSEE, LLC)
  • KXTV (Channel 10; SACRAMENTO, CA; Owner: KXTV, INC.)
  • KQCA (Channel 58; STOCKTON, CA; Owner: KCRA HEARST-ARGYLE TELEVISION, INC.)
  • KUVS (Channel 19; MODESTO, CA; Owner: KUVS LICENSE PARTNERSHIP, G.P.)
  • KVIE (Channel 6; SACRAMENTO, CA; Owner: KVIE, INC.)
  • KMAX-TV (Channel 31; SACRAMENTO, CA; Owner: UPN STATIONS GROUP INC.)

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  • #69 on the list of "Top 100 cities with largest land areas (pop. 5,000+)"
  • #74 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Librarians, curators, and archivists (population 5,000+)"
  • #86 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Librarians, curators, and archivists"
  • #99 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Business operations specialists (population 5,000+)"
  • #100 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Sales and office occupations: (population 5,000+)"
  • #100 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest differences between morning and afternoon humidity (population 5,000+)"
  • #16 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest Ozone (8-hour) air pollution readings in 2005 (ppm)"
  • #81 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest Ozone (1-hour) air pollution readings in 2005 (ppm)"
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