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Fresno County Profile

 
About this area:
Located in the fertile Central Valley, Fresno is the sixth-largest county in land area in the state, encompassing 6,000 square miles. To the west, Fresno shares its border with San Benito and Monterey counties. Other neighbors include Merced and Madera to the north, Mono and Inyo to the east, and Kings and Tulare to the south.
EMPLOYMENT AND WAGES
Unemployment Rate and Labor Force (Not Seasonally Adjusted)[Top]
Area
Year
Time Period
Labor Force
No. of
Employed
No. of
Unemployed
Unemployment Rate
Fresno County 2017Apr446,700407,60039,2008.8
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Employment by Industry (Not Seasonally Adjusted)[Top]
Year
Time Period
CES
Industry Title
No. of
Employed
2017AprTotal Wage and Salary388,900
2017AprTotal Nonfarm341,800
2017AprService Providing300,500
2017AprTotal Private266,100
2017AprPrivate Service Providing224,800
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Occupations with Fastest Job Growth (% change)[Top]
OccupationEstimated Year -
Projected Year
Employment
Employment Change
Estimated ProjectedNumberPercent
Operations Research Analysts2014 - 202460903050.0
Web Developers2014 - 20241301906046.2
Brickmasons and Blockmasons2014 - 20241502207046.7
Roofers2014 - 202437053016043.2
Helpers, Electricians2014 - 2024701003042.9
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High Wage Occupations[Top]
OccupationYearTime PeriodHourly
Mean
Hourly by Percentile
25thMedian75th
Physicians and Surgeons, All Other20161st Qtr$124.77$0.00$0.00$0.00
Pediatricians, General20161st Qtr$123.74$0.00$0.00$0.00
Surgeons20161st Qtr$114.78$68.08$0.00$0.00
Psychiatrists20161st Qtr$99.25$51.70$0.00$0.00
Dentists, General20161st Qtr$99.15$77.42$0.00$0.00
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Data for Fresno County is not available. Data for Fresno MSA has been displayed for High Wage Occupations
 

ECONOMIC INDICATORS
Building Permits (US Census Bureau)[Top]
Type of Permit
Year
Time Period
No. of Permits
Total Costs
Multi-Family 2013Annual393$26,638,352
Single Family 2013Annual1,948$529,045,285
Total all types construction permits 2013Annual2,341$555,683,637
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Consumer Price Index (US BLS & Calif. DIR)[Top]
AreaConsumer Price Index % Change
Time Period2013Time Period2012
United States Annual233.0Annual229.61.5
California Annual241.6Annual238.21.5
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Data for Fresno County is not available. Data for California has been displayed for Consumer Price Index (US BLS & Calif. DIR)
 
Median Price of Existing Homes Sold (DQnews)[Top]
Year
Time Period
Type
Median Price
2014NovMedian Price of Homes Sold$210,500
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State Revenues by Source[Top]
Tax Type Description
Year
Time Period
Tax Revenue
Alcoholic Beverage Taxes and Fees 2012Annual$357,000,000
Bank and Corporation (Income) Taxes 2012Annual$7,462,000,000
Cigarette Tax 2012Annual$868,703,000
Horse Racing (Parimutuel) License Fees 2012Annual$14,088,000
Estate, Inheritance and Gift Taxes 2012Annual$0
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Taxable Sales (Calif. Board of Equalization)[Top]
Year
Time Period
Sales Type Description
Sales
2013AnnualRetail $3,242,745
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POPULATION AND CENSUS DATA
Population[Top]
Area
Year
Time Period
Source
Population
Fresno County 2014AnnualCalifornia Dept of Finance967,491
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Measures of Income[Top]
Income Type
Year
Time Period
Income
Population
Per Capita Personal Income - BEA2013Annual$35,635955,272
Total Personal Income - BEA2013Annual$34,041,437955,272
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County-to-County Commute Patterns (US Census Bureau)[Top]
Year
Time Period
Area of Residence
Area of WorkPlace
Number of Workers
2000CensusFresno County , CAFresno County , CA273,212
2000CensusMadera County , CAFresno County , CA9,765
2000CensusFresno County , CAMadera County , CA7,674
2000CensusTulare County , CAFresno County , CA6,418
2000CensusFresno County , CATulare County , CA5,374
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JOB OPENINGS & TRAINING PROVIDERS
Job Openings from JobCentral National Labor Exchange[Top]
 
Job Openings

Training Providers in Area[Top]
Provider Name
Provider Type
Location
Sierra Valley Business CollegeApprenticeship, Business, Career, & Tech SchoolsFresno,CA
Central Adult SchoolSchools with Occupational Programs (ROP)Fresno,CA
Clovis Adult EducationSchools with Occupational Programs (ROP)Clovis,CA
Mennonite Brethren Biblical SeminaryCommunity Colleges (two-year school)Fresno,CA
Fresno Pacific University-CollegeUniversity or College (four-year school)Fresno,CA
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