Solano County, CA

440,207 Population
821.8 square miles 535.7 people per square mile

Census data: ACS 2016 1-year unless noted

 

 People

Percent of State Population
1.1%
was 1.1%
Ranked 20th Highest in CA
Population Density
535.7
US 88.8 people/sq mile
Dependency Ratio
50.1%
was 49.0%
US Population Dependency Ratio is 49.7
Percent Foreign Born
20.8%
was 20.0%
Ranked 24th Highest in CA
Percent Under 18
22.5%
was 22.8%
Ranked 19th Highest in CA
Percent 65 and Over
14.7%
was 14.1%
Ranked 18th Highest in CA

 Economics

Unemployment Rate
4.1
was 6.1
Ranked 14th Lowest in CA
Percent Living in Poverty
11.6%
was 12.1%
Ranked 15th Lowest in CA
Median Household Income
$69,227
was $67,443
Ranked 13th Highest in CA
Gini Income Distribution
 
43.4
42.5
US Gini Index is 42.0
Number of Businesses per 100,000
1,572
Ranked 44th Highest in CA
Patents per 100,000
15
Ranked 26th Highest in CA

 Safety

Homicides per 100,000
0.7
was 0.2
Ranked 25th Highest in CA
Violent Crimes per 100,000
23.3
was 28.5
Ranked 54th Highest in CA
Property Crimes per 100,000
93
was 95.1
Ranked 55th Highest in CA

 Housing

Total Housing Units
156,826
was 155,637
Ranked 19th Highest in CA
Median Rent
$1,427
was $1,320
Ranked 14th Highest in CA
Total Building Permits
775
was 538
 
Occupied Housing Units
149,172
was 145,502
 
Homeownership Rate
59.3%
was 60.3%
Ranked 15th Highest in CA
Single Family Building Permits
540
was 479
 
Residential Units Per Sq Mile
190.8
was 189.4
Ranked 12th Highest in CA
Rental Vacancy Rate
11.2%
was 14.9%
Ranked 33rd Highest in CA
Multifamily Building Permits
235
was 59
 
Persons Per Dwelling Unit
2.9
was 2.9
Ranked 20th Highest in CA
Building Permits per 1000 Housing Units
5.0
was 3.5
 
Building Permits per 1000 Residents
1.8
was 1.3
 

 Health

Percent with Insurance Under 18
97.6%
was 97.9%
Ranked 20th Highest in CA
Percent with Insurance 18 to 64
92.3%
Ranked 15th Highest in CA
Percent with Insurance Over 65
99.4%
was 99.1%
Ranked 10th Highest in CA

 Education

Percent with High School Diploma or Higher
87.7%
was 87.6%
Ranked 14th Highest in CA
Percent with Bachelors Degree or Higher
25.4%
was 25.7%
Ranked 23rd Highest in CA

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