Alameda Township – now essentially coterminous with the City of Alameda. Eastshore State Park is located partially along the bay shore of northern Alameda County. If the president is absent for a meeting, the vice president shall be responsible. The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44. [50], The population ranking of the following table is based on the 2010 census of Alameda County. The county's law enforcement is overseen by an elected Sheriff/Coroner and an elected District Attorney. Oakland Township – the northern portion subsequently became the cities of Berkeley and Albany. Ranking Tables for Counties: 1990 and 2000", "2010 Census P.L. Percentage of registered voters with respect to total population. 100.0%. U.S. Census Bureau. If Hispanics are treated as a separate category from race, Alameda County's population was 30.9% White, 30.6% Asian, 22.4% Hispanic-Latino, 10.1% Black or African American, 0.3% Some Other Race, 0.3% Native American and Alaskan Native, 0.8% Pacific Islander and 4.5% from two or more races. The county seat at the time of the county's formation was located at Alvarado, now part of Union City. 1,443,741. The willow and sycamore trees along the banks of the river reminded the early Spanish explorers of a road lined with trees. A coastal plain several miles wide lines the bay; and is Oakland's most populous region. American Community Survey, 2011 American Community Survey 5-Year Estimates. Email Alina Farooq. Why the Census Matters Complete Count Committee. San Leandro joined in 1995, Dublin in 1997, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory in 2002, Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory in 2007, The Alameda County Regional Emergency Communications Center in 2008, and Newark and Union City in 2010. 15.12% of residents are not US citizens. [30], By ethnicity, 22.4% of the total population is Hispanic-Latino (of any race) and 77.6% is Non-Hispanic (of any race). It is operated by an elected board of directors. The fair runs for four weekends from June to July. Counties Where Racial Diversity Is Highest—and Lowest", "Population of Counties by Decennial Census: 1900 to 1990", "Census 2000 PHC-T-4. In 1856, it was moved to San Leandro, where the county courthouse was destroyed by the devastating 1868 quake on the Hayward Fault. It is composed of the elected five-member Alameda County Board of Supervisors (BOS) as the county legislature, several other elected offices and officers including the Sheriff, the District Attorney, Assessor, Auditor-Controller/County Clerk/Recorder, Treasurer/Tax Collector, and numerous county departments and entities under the supervision of the County Administrator. American Community Survey, 2011 American Community Survey 5-Year Estimates, Table B19113. Municipal and specialized fire departments have been consolidated into the ACFD over the years. Contact Us | The Family Emergency Shelter Coalition coordinates services for homeless families. Amador Valley abuts the western edge of Livermore Valley and continues west to the Pleasanton Ridge. The Alameda County Fire Department (ACFD)[36] was formed on July 1, 1993, as a dependent district, with the Board of Supervisors as its governing body. The Alameda County Water District is a special district within Alameda County created to distribute water, but it is not operated by Alameda County administrators. 54.78% of Alameda County, California residents speak only English, while 45.22% speak other languages. 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