El Dorado Hills is a larger medium-sized town located in the state of California. With a population of 50,547 people and nine constituent neighborhoods, El Dorado Hills is the 183rd largest community in California. El Dorado Hills has seen a significant amount of newer housing growth in recent years. Quite often, new home construction is the result of new residents moving in who are middle class or wealthier, attracted by jobs, a healthy local economy, or other amenities as they leave nearby or far away areas for greener pastures. This seems to be the case in El Dorado Hills, where the median household income is $139,810.00.
Housing costs in El Dorado Hills are among some of the highest in the nation, although real estate prices here don't compare to real estate prices in the most expensive communities in California.
Also of interest is that El Dorado Hills has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
A relatively large number of people in El Dorado Hills telecommute to their jobs. Overall, about 20.97% of the workforce works from home. While this may seem like a small number, as a fraction of the total workforce it ranks among the highest in the country. These workers are often telecommuters who work in knowledge-based, white-collar professions. For example, Silicon Valley has large numbers of people who telecommute. Other at-home workers may be self-employed people who operate small businesses out of their homes.
Because of many things, El Dorado Hills is a very good place for families to consider. With an enviable combination of good schools, low crime, college-educated neighbors who tend to support education because of their own experiences, and a high rate of home ownership in predominantly single-family properties, El Dorado Hills really has some of the features that families look for when choosing a good community to raise children. Is El Dorado Hills perfect? Of course not, and if you like frenetic nightlife, it will be far from your cup of tea. But overall this is a solid community, with many things to recommend it as a family-friendly place to live.
Do you have a 4-year college degree or graduate degree? If so, you may feel right at home in El Dorado Hills. 55.30% of adults here have a 4-year degree or graduate degree, whereas the national average for all cities and towns is just 21.84%.
The per capita income in El Dorado Hills in 2018 was $63,902, which is wealthy relative to California and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $255,608 for a family of four.
El Dorado Hills is a very ethnically-diverse town. The people who call El Dorado Hills home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of El Dorado Hills residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in El Dorado Hills include German, Irish, English, Italian, and European.
The most common language spoken in El Dorado Hills is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Langs. of India.