Sample 1 - State of California

Placer County Profile


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About this area:
Located in northern California, easily accessible on Interstate 80, Placer is one hundred miles northeast of San Francisco. Its eastern border is twenty miles west of Reno. Surrounding counties include Nevada County to the north, Sacramento and El Dorado counties to the south, and Sutter and Yuba counties to the west. The state of Nevada borders Placer County to the east. The geography of the county encompasses the grasslands of Gold Country, the snow-capped Sierra Nevada Mountain Range, and numerous rivers, lakes, state and national parks, and ski resorts.
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
Placer County 2014Nov181,100170,40010,7005.9
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Employment by Industry (Not Seasonally Adjusted)[Top]
Year
Time Period
CES
Industry Title
No. of
Employed
2014NovTotal Wage and Salary905,900
2014NovTotal Nonfarm898,500
2014NovService Providing815,700
2014NovTotal Private670,400
2014NovPrivate Service Providing587,600
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Occupations with Fastest Job Growth (% change)[Top]
OccupationEstimated Year -
Projected Year
Employment
Employment Change
Estimated ProjectedNumberPercent
Home Health Aides2010 - 20202,1603,4201,26058.3
Helpers, Carpenters2010 - 202025039014056.0
Anthropologists and Archeologists2010 - 20201602408050.0
Meeting, Convention, and Event Planners*2010 - 202047068021044.7
Helpers, Brickmasons and Tile Setters2010 - 20201802608044.4
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Projections of Employment by Industry
 
High Wage Occupations[Top]
OccupationYearTime PeriodHourly
Mean
Hourly by Percentile
25thMedian75th
Internists, General20141st Qtr$114.70$0.00$0.00$0.00
Dentists, All Other Specialists20141st Qtr$111.68$0.00$0.00$0.00
Physicians and Surgeons, All Other20141st Qtr$103.39$79.51$0.00$0.00
Family and General Practitioners20141st Qtr$90.03$70.44$0.00$0.00
Psychiatrists20141st Qtr$89.60$71.07$0.00$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 2012Annual119$12,587,278
Single Family 2012Annual1,178$332,732,087
Total all types construction permits 2012Annual1,297$345,319,365
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Consumer Price Index (US BLS & Calif. DIR)[Top]
AreaConsumer Price Index % Change
Time Period2012Time Period2011
United States Annual229.6Annual224.92.1
California Annual238.2Annual232.92.2
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Median Price of Existing Homes Sold (DQnews)[Top]
Year
Time Period
Type
Median Price
2013SepMedian Price of Homes Sold$431,901
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State Revenues by Source[Top]
Tax Type Description
Year
Time Period
Tax Revenue
Alcoholic Beverage Taxes and Fees 2011Annual$346,000,000
Bank and Corporation (Income) Taxes 2011Annual$7,949,000,000
Cigarette Tax 2011Annual$895,677,000
Horse Racing (Parimutuel) License Fees 2011Annual$15,838,000
Estate, Inheritance and Gift Taxes 2011Annual$0
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Taxable Sales (Calif. Board of Equalization)[Top]
Year
Time Period
Sales Type Description
Sales
2011AnnualRetail $6,568,195
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POPULATION AND CENSUS DATA
Population[Top]
Area
Year
Time Period
Source
Population
Placer County 2012AnnualCalifornia Dept of Finance360,680
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Measures of Income[Top]
Income Type
Year
Time Period
Income
Population
Per Capita Personal Income - BEA2011Annual$48,476357,138
Total Personal Income - BEA2011Annual$17,312,666357,138
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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
2000CensusPlacer County , CAPlacer County , CA69,554
2000CensusPlacer County , CASacramento County , CA35,458
2000CensusSacramento County , CAPlacer County , CA29,788
2000CensusNevada County , CAPlacer County , CA5,215
2000CensusEl Dorado County , CAPlacer County , CA3,663
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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
California Motel TrainingApprenticeship, Business, Career, & Tech SchoolsRoseville,CA
Western Placer School for AdultsSchools with Occupational Programs (ROP)Lincoln,CA
Sierra College - Rocklin CampusCommunity Colleges (two-year school)Rocklin,CA
Roseville Adult SchoolSchools with Occupational Programs (ROP)Roseville,CA
Weimar CollegeCommunity Colleges (two-year school)Weimar,CA
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