Sonoma is a high performance, low disparity, and less populous county.
Black residents of Sonoma County are nearly five times as likely to have a preventable hospitalization as Latino or Asian or Pacific Islander residents.
Sonoma County may be famous for its idyllic vineyards, what's less known is that Black and Asian Pacific Islander residents are exposed to higher levels of toxic contaminants compared to Whites.
In Sonoma County, Blacks and Native Americans are more than 11x more likely to be incarcerated than Whites.
Non-Hispanic Whites are 3x likelier than Latinos and 2x likelier than Blacks to be employed in managerial positions in Sonoma County.
Sonoma County is one of the least disparate counties based on 3rd grade English proficiency in part because it has the second highest Black 3rd grade proficiency rate (41% proficient or better).