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Modoc County Profile

 
About this area:
Located in the far northeast corner of California, Modoc County is bordered by the states of Oregon to the north and Nevada to the east. Surrounding counties include Siskiyou to the west, and Lassen and Shasta counties to the south. Modoc’s extensive transportation system includes highways, railroads, and airports. The principle route through the county is U.S. Highway 395, which passes through Alturas, the county seat, and crosses the eastern part of the county from north to south. State Highway 139 traverses northwest to Tule Lake, a wildlife refuge near Lava Beds National Monument. Railroads serve Modoc’s principal communities, in addition to airports located in Alturas, Cedarville, and Fort Bidwell.
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
Modoc County 2017Jul3,4603,2302306.7
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Employment by Industry (Not Seasonally Adjusted)[Top]
Year
Time Period
CES
Industry Title
No. of
Employed
2017JulTotal Wage and Salary2,960
2017JulTotal Nonfarm2,420
2017JulService Providing2,290
2017JulTotal Private1,220
2017JulGovernment1,200
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Occupations with Fastest Job Growth (% change)[Top]
OccupationEstimated Year -
Projected Year
Employment
Employment Change
Estimated ProjectedNumberPercent
Physical Therapist Assistants2014 - 202450904080.0
Occupational/Physical Therapist Assistants/Aides2014 - 2024901506066.7
Nurse Practitioners2014 - 202430502066.7
Diagnostic Medical Sonographers2014 - 202430502066.7
Physician Assistants2014 - 202430502066.7
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Data for Modoc County is not available. Data for Northern Mountains Region has been displayed for Occupations with Fastest Job Growth (% change)
 
Projections of Employment by Industry
 
High Wage Occupations[Top]
OccupationYearTime PeriodHourly
Mean
Hourly by Percentile
25thMedian75th
Dentists, General20171st Qtr$101.20$70.20$0.00$0.00
Physicians and Surgeons, All Other20171st Qtr$97.63$41.48$0.00$0.00
Family and General Practitioners20171st Qtr$86.85$70.72$0.00$0.00
Architectural and Engineering Managers20171st Qtr$86.58$52.00$71.88$0.00
Personal Financial Advisors20171st Qtr$78.10$37.49$62.24$0.00
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ECONOMIC INDICATORS
Building Permits (US Census Bureau)[Top]
Type of Permit
Year
Time Period
No. of Permits
Total Costs
Multi-Family 2016AnnualN/AN/A
Single Family 2016AnnualN/AN/A
Total all types construction permits 2016AnnualN/AN/A
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Consumer Price Index (US BLS & Calif. DIR)[Top]
AreaConsumer Price Index % Change
Time Period2016Time Period2015
United States Annual240.0Annual237.01.3
California Annual255.3Annual249.62.3
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Data for Modoc County is not available. Data for California has been displayed for Consumer Price Index (US BLS & Calif. DIR)
 
Median Price of Existing Homes Sold[Top]
Year
Time Period
Type
Median Price
2016AnnualMedian Price of Homes Sold$502,274
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State Revenues by Source[Top]
Tax Type Description
Year
Time Period
Tax Revenue
Alcoholic Beverage Taxes and Fees 2016Annual$357,000
Bank and Corporation (Income) Taxes 2016Annual$8,682,000
Cigarette Tax 2016Annual$811,518
Horse Racing (Parimutuel) License Fees 2016Annual$14,862
Estate, Inheritance and Gift Taxes 2016Annual$0
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Taxable Sales (Calif. Board of Equalization)[Top]
Year
Time Period
Sales Type Description
Sales
2016AnnualRetail $17,698,240
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POPULATION AND CENSUS DATA
Population[Top]
Area
Year
Time Period
Source
Population
Modoc County 2016AnnualCalifornia Dept of Finance8,795
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Measures of Income[Top]
Income Type
Year
Time Period
Income
Population
Per Capita Personal Income - BEA2015Annual$36,1858,965
Total Personal Income - BEA2015Annual$366,9018,965
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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
2000CensusModoc County , CAModoc County , CA2,966
2000CensusModoc County , CASiskiyou County , CA211
2000CensusModoc County , CALassen County , CA89
2000CensusModoc County , CAKlamath County , OR80
2000CensusLassen County , CAModoc County , CA71
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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
Modoc County ROPSchools with Occupational Programs (ROP)Alturas,CA
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