Mother Lode Union School District, California
About the district
Placerville underperforms the rest of California in terms of higher education attainment, median income and poverty rate. The 2010 U.S. Census found that 21.4% of Placerville residents over 25 years old held undergraduate degrees compared to a 30.5% rate for the state of California. Placerville had a median income of $46,556 in 2010 compared to $61,400 for California. The poverty rate for Placerville was 15.9% in 2010 compared to an 15.3% rate for the rest of the state.