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Madera County Profile

 
About this area:
Centrally located, Madera is bordered by Mariposa and Merced to the north, Fresno to the south, and Mono to the east. The county combines the high, rugged country of the Sierra Nevada Mountains and the farming and industrial land of the valley floor below. Most of its industrial and residential activity is positioned along Highway 99, the area’s primary transportation route, which provides a north-south corridor through the county.
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
Madera County 2015Apr61,50055,1006,40010.4
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Employment by Industry (Not Seasonally Adjusted)[Top]
Year
Time Period
CES
Industry Title
No. of
Employed
2015AprTotal Wage and Salary47,300
2015AprTotal Nonfarm36,600
2015AprService Providing30,800
2015AprTotal Private27,600
2015AprPrivate Service Providing21,800
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Occupations with Fastest Job Growth (% change)[Top]
OccupationEstimated Year -
Projected Year
Employment
Employment Change
Estimated ProjectedNumberPercent
Animal Trainers2012 - 20226013070116.7
Animal Care and Service Workers2012 - 2022100200100100.0
Veterinary Technologists and Technicians2012 - 2022306030100.0
Civil Engineers2012 - 202240703075.0
Architects, Surveyors, and Cartographers2012 - 202230502066.7
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Projections of Employment by Industry
 
High Wage Occupations[Top]
OccupationYearTime PeriodHourly
Mean
Hourly by Percentile
25thMedian75th
Physicians and Surgeons, All Other20141st Qtr$115.48$0.00$0.00$0.00
Family and General Practitioners20141st Qtr$96.95$79.23$0.00$0.00
Dentists, General20141st Qtr$94.32$51.28$0.00$0.00
Farmers, Ranchers, and Other Agricultural Managers20141st Qtr$77.22$74.54$0.00$0.00
Computer and Information Systems Managers20141st Qtr$70.67$53.50$65.15$0.00
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Data for Madera County is not available. Data for Madera 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 2013Annual4$368,443
Single Family 2013Annual215$51,862,169
Total all types construction permits 2013Annual219$52,230,612
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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 Madera 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$197,500
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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 $378,600
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POPULATION AND CENSUS DATA
Population[Top]
Area
Year
Time Period
Source
Population
Madera County 2014AnnualCalifornia Dept of Finance154,278
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Measures of Income[Top]
Income Type
Year
Time Period
Income
Population
Per Capita Personal Income - BEA2013Annual$32,287152,389
Total Personal Income - BEA2013Annual$4,920,142152,389
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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
2000CensusMadera County , CAMadera County , CA28,197
2000CensusMadera County , CAFresno County , CA9,765
2000CensusFresno County , CAMadera County , CA7,674
2000CensusMerced County , CAMadera County , CA1,179
2000CensusMadera County , CAMerced County , CA1,002
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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
Madera Adult SchoolSchools with Occupational Programs (ROP)Madera,CA
Madera Beauty College Inc.Apprenticeship, Business, Career, & Tech SchoolsFresno,CA
Emerson Theological InstituteOther (incl. religious schools and seminaries)Oakhurst,CA
State Center Community College DistrictCommunity Colleges (two-year school)Madera,CA
State Center Community College DistrictCommunity Colleges (two-year school)Oakhurst,CA
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