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Placer County
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Placer County Stats
County stats at a glance
Population: 340,046 (2009)
Median Household income: $70,751 (2009)
Population in Poverty: 7.2% (2009)
Unemployment Rate: 10.6% (2009)

Educational Attainment (2009)
High school graduates: 92.3%
Baccalaureate recipients: 33.2%
Advanced degree recipients: 10.7%

Projected County Growth 1970 - 2050:

Sources:
California Department of Finance
US Census Bureau


College-going rate 2009
High School Graduates: 4,597
UC Freshmen: 244
CSU Freshmen: 450
CCC Freshmen: 327
Public College Freshmen: 1,021

 UC:    5.3%
 CSU:  9.8%
 CCC:  7.1%
 Vertical line is state average
Overall College-going rate to publics: 22.2%



Colleges in Placer County: 4

 Sierra College
Rocklin, CA 95677

 William Jessup University
Rocklin, CA 95765

 Weimar College
Weimar, CA 95736

 Aviation & Electronic School of America
Colfax, CA 95713


Comprehensive Public High Schools in Placer County: 14
 Oakmont High, Roseville
HS Grads: 475, First-time Frosh: 173
 Granite Bay High, Granite Bay
HS Grads: 467, First-time Frosh: 196
 Woodcreek High, Roseville
HS Grads: 453, First-time Frosh: 159
 Roseville High, Roseville
HS Grads: 417, First-time Frosh: 107
 Horizon Charter, Lincoln
HS Grads: 410, First-time Frosh: 75
 Rocklin High, Rocklin
HS Grads: 378, First-time Frosh: 103
 Del Oro High, Loomis
HS Grads: 358, First-time Frosh: 82
 Whitney High, Rocklin
HS Grads: 305, First-time Frosh: 52
 Lincoln High, Lincoln
HS Grads: 301, First-time Frosh: 47
 Placer High, Auburn
HS Grads: 288, First-time Frosh: 73
 Colfax High, Colfax
HS Grads: 218, First-time Frosh: 53
 Tahoe Truckee High, Truckee
HS Grads: 185, First-time Frosh: 64
 North Tahoe High, Tahoe City
HS Grads: 65, First-time Frosh: 24
 Foresthill High, Foresthill
HS Grads: 52, First-time Frosh: 7