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El Dorado County Information

The population of the county that is based on the census records in 2010 was 181,058 and the county seat is Placerville. The county is part of the Sacramento-Roseville-Arden-Arcade, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area and it is found in the Sierra Nevada.  El Dorado means “the golden” in Spanish. The county was founded in 1850 and the total area is 1,786 square miles. El Dorado County’s population has grown as Greater Sacramento has expanded into the region. In the county’s unique Lake Tahoe area, environmental awareness and environmental protection initiatives have grown along with the population since the 1960 Winter Olympics, that were hosted at Squaw Valley Ski Resort in Placer County, which is very close to El Dorado. The departments in the county office that take care of the citizens are Sheriff’s office, probation, emergency management, auditor, and attorney.

The area codes in use for this county are: 209, 530 and 916.

Sheriff’s Office

The name of the Sheriff is John D’Agostini and the office address is 300 Fair Lane Placerville, CA 95667. The office phone number is 530-621-5655.

The divisions in the Sheriff’s office are anonymous tip line, citizen’s academy, complaint procedure, civil, crime mapping, current inmates, explorer program, jail, media log, patrol, and reserve deputy.

It is the mission of the Sheriff’s office to approach traditional law enforcement values.

County District Court

The address of the Main district court is 495 Main Street Placerville, CA 95667.  The phone number is: : (530) 621-6426 and the hours are: 8:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. Monday thru Friday. (Excluding holidays and court closures)

The divisions in the district court are civil, criminal, family law, jury, juvenile, probate, small claims, traffic, and collaborative courts. A listing of judges and their assigned courtrooms can be found here:

There is an appeals division which is responsible for filing all of the appeals in civil, law, family, probate, adoption, conservatorship, guardianship, juvenile delinquency and dependency, misdemeanor, felony, traffic, and eviction cases.

Fee can be paid via online, in person, or you can send a check or money order addressed to the court. Never send cash.

County Jail

The jail is located at 300 Forni Rd in Placerville, CA 95667

Phone number is (530) 621-6000

Visiting hours: Monday through Saturday from 8 am to 11 am and 1 pm to 4 pm

Night visitation: Monday through Saturday from 7 pm to 10 pm

You need to call ahead of time if you will come from a far place so you will be given extended visiting hours.  Eric – this link was broken to locate visiting hours, so I didn’t make any changes.  

Contact the El Dorado County Public Defender
Public defender’s provide: counsel upon arrest, representation during criminal investigative proceedings, interviewing witnesses, arrange bail, conduct pretrial discovery, withdraw pleas, suppression of evidence motions, jury selection, opening statements, legal research, and more
Name:EL Dorado County Public Defender
Address:1360 Johnson Boulevard, South Lake Tahoe, California, 96150
Phone:530-573-3115
Hours:Not available
El Dorado County Probation Department
Probation officers hold offenders accountable by ensuring that financial restitution is being paid to victims and community service is completed. The probation department provides warrant searches, sex offender lookups, DWI conviction information, adult or youth misdemeanor and felony offense records.
Office:El Dorado County Probation Department
Location:3974 Durock Road, Shingle Springs, California, 95682
Phone:530-621-5625
Fax:530-676-6216
El Dorado County Jail Statistics
Number of Persons Confined237
Avg Daily Population225
Name of new facilitynot applicable
Full time payroll75
Full time total employees75
Total salaries and wagesnot applicable
Other operating expendituresnot applicable
Total construction costsnot applicable
Equipment, furnishings, etcnot applicable
Year of original constructionnot applicable
Year of major renovationnot applicable
Name of new facilityEL DORADO COUNTY JAIL

Address: 300 FORNI ROAD PLACERVILLE CA 95667

El Dorado County Unemployment and Median Household Income
Civilian Labor Force Annual Average, 201689,737
Number Employed Annual Average, 201685,190
Number Unemployed Annual Average, 20164,547
Unemployment Rate, 20165.1
Median Household Income Annual Average, 201575,575
Sources: Unemployment – Bureau of Labor Statistics LAUS data, Median Household Income – Census Bureau SAIPE data, Rural Classifications – USDA Economic Research Service
El Dorado County Poverty Data
Estimate of People of All Ages In Poverty 201416,634
Estimate Percentage of People of All Ages In Poverty 20159.1
Source: U.S. Census Bureau, Model-based Small Area Income & Poverty Estimates (SAIPE)

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