Place:Yolo, California, United States

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NameYolo
Alt namesYolosource: Getty Vocabulary Program
TypeCounty
Coordinates38.7°N 121.883°W
Located inCalifornia, United States     (1850 - )
source: Getty Thesaurus of Geographic Names
source: Family History Library Catalog


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Yolo County, officially the County of Yolo, is a county located in the northern portion of the U.S. state of California. As of the 2010 census, the population was 200,849. Its county seat is Woodland, and its largest city is Davis.

Yolo County is included in the Sacramento-Roseville-Arden-Arcade, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area. The county is located in the Sacramento Valley,

Much of Yolo County remains a relatively rural agricultural region. This is evidenced by the multi-billion-dollar state of California tomato industry that accounts for 90% of the canned and processed tomato production in the United States and 35% worldwide, to which Yolo County is a major contributor.

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History

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Yolo County was one of the original counties of California, created in 1850 at the time of statehood.

Timeline

Date Event Source
1849 Land records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1850 County formed Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1850 Court records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1850 First census Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990
1850 Probate records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1860 No significant boundary changes after this year Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990
1873 Marriage records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1878 Birth records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources

Population History

source: Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990
Census Year Population
1850 1,086
1860 4,716
1870 9,899
1880 11,772
1890 12,684
1900 13,618
1910 13,926
1920 17,105
1930 23,644
1940 27,243
1950 40,640
1960 65,727
1970 91,788
1980 113,374
1990 141,092

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