County covers 568 square miles ranging from gently rolling slope in the
west to rugged mountain terrain in the east. Elevations range from
200-9000 feet .
The county seat is Jackson. Key
state highways through Amador County are Highways 49, running north and
south, then highway 88 running east to west. Incorporated cities
include Amador City, Ione, Jackson, Plymouth and Sutter Creek. Amador