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Alameda County, CA

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Alameda County, CA
  • Location TypeCounty
  • County SeatOakland, CA
  • Population1,510,271
  • Land Area (Square Miles) 739.0199
  • Population Density (Per Square Mile) 2043.5998

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TitleLatest YearLatest ValueLatest Rank
Decennial Census Population (County)20101,510,27122 of 3170
Decennial Census Population Per Square Mile (County)20102,043.6071 of 3170
Percent of African American Population (County)201811.2%770 of 3131
Percent of Hispanic Population (County)201822.4%351 of 3139
Persistent Poverty Counties (County)201300 of 0 - 1
Rural-Urban Continuum for Counties (County)201311 of 1 - 9
Unemployment Rate (County)20192.9%2447 of 3140
Death Rate (Per 100,000) (County)2016602.002984 of 3105
Percent of Adults Physically Inactive (County)201614.5%3100 of 3141
Age-Adjusted Rate of Diabetes per 1,000 Persons (County)20165.602705 of 3141
Medicare Part D Prescription Enrollment Rate (County)201835.4%2720 of 3137
Farmers' Markets (County)20163517 of 2249
Percent of Children Without a Market Within One Mile (County)20152.0%2988 of 3004
Percent of School-age Children in Poverty (County)20189.4%2857 of 3140
Total Public School Expenditures (County)2017$3,312,144,000.0025 of 3123
Number of Public Libraries (County)20178222 of 1287
Average Daily Maximum Heat Index (County)201184.852831 of 3103
Percentage of Days with a Good Air Quality Index (County)201976.6%781 of 1006
Second Highest 1-hour Carbon Monoxide Measurement (County)20195.603 of 165
Greenhouse Gas Direct Emitting Facilities (County)20181084 of 1227
Average Fine Particulate Matter (County)20118.463040 of 3108
FEMA Public Assistance Grant Dollars Obligated for Disasters (County)2017$1,123,033.2571 of 435
Total Deposits in Banks (County)2016-2017$46,870,863,000.0049 of 3108
Property Taxes as Percent of Income: Five-Year Estimates (County)2006-20104.0%224 of 2773
Percent of Firms Which are Women Owned (County)201238.1%457 of 3093
Manufacturing Establishments with 5 to 9 Employees (County)201834710 of 1961
Inmates Executed, All Races (Cumulative Since 1977) (County)1977-20171233 of 233
Immigrant Households Entering County According to Tax Returns (County)2017-201858216 of 389
Estimated Veteran Population Under 45 Years Old (County)201010,55274 of 3143
Total Planted Acres (County)2019141,357.461281 of 3034
Online, Mail Order, and Television Retail Sales in 2009 Dollars (County)2050$4,135,000,000.0053 of 2709
Total Retail and Food Service Sales in 2009 Dollars (County)2050$34,592,000,000.0029 of 3108
Earnings in Management of Companies and Enterprises Occupations in 2009 Dollars (County)2050$7,090,000,000.0035 of 2178
Population (County)20501,982,00026 of 3076
Per Capita Total Personal Income (County)2050$305,979.00108 of 3112
Total Employees (County)20501,422,00029 of 3065
Population 18 to 24 Years Old (County)2050164,00031 of 2216
African American Male Population 25 Years Old (County)2050711119 of 2780
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