December 5, 2021


The County of Tuolumne (population 57,000) was incorporated in 1850 as one of the original 27 counties in the State of California. Stretching from the foothills to the crest of the Sierra Nevada Mountains, Tuolumne County is both a recreation paradise and a wonderful place to live.

You can view specific Demographic Info by visiting the US Census page on Tuolumne County.

If you have other questions, please contact our Chamber office at 209-532-4212, or You might also want to contact Visitor Tuolumne County for additional information.


pics-28Tuolumne County is home to approximately 8,500 students who attend public schools. These young people have special talents, interest, and needs as diverse as the county in which they live.

Tuolumne County has a Superintendent of Schools Office which provides county-wide leadership and support, contributing to a strong instructional program from kindergarten through high school.

The county is served by 12 public school districts, including two high school districts, one unified school district, and one community college. In addition there are four private schools with enrollments over 50. Enrollment figures in the public schools vary from year to year in relation to current employment opportunities within the county.


Tuolumne County has many religious services and churches. Many of the churches are from the County’s Gold Rush era. The Twain Harte Area Chamber has compiled a list of churches by denomination — click here to check out the list, or click on a specific demonination below!

Assemblies Of God | Baha’i | Baptist | Catholic | Christian Science
Church Of Christ | Latter Day Saints | Episcopal | Evangelical Free
Four Square | Independent | Jehovah’s Witnesses | Jewish | Lutheran
Methodist | Nazarene | Orthodox Christian | Pentocostal
Pentocostal, United | Presbyterian | Seventh Day Adventists
Unitarian-Universalist | United Church Of Christ | Unity

Government Offices

The Tuolumne County offices are located at 2 South Green Street, Sonora, CA 95370. CLICK HERE for a complete list of the Government Offices courtesy of the County Website.

Public Transportation