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Sacramento County Profile

 
About this area:
Sacramento is located in the heart of the state’s Central Valley. The county is bordered by Contra Costa and San Joaquin to the south, El Dorado and Amador to the east, Placer and Sutter to the north, and Yolo and Solano to the west.
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
Sacramento County 2017Feb694,900659,10035,8005.2
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Employment by Industry (Not Seasonally Adjusted)[Top]
Year
Time Period
CES
Industry Title
No. of
Employed
2017FebTotal Wage and Salary960,100
2017FebTotal Nonfarm951,700
2017FebService Providing866,200
2017FebTotal Private716,200
2017FebPrivate Service Providing630,700
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Data for Sacramento County is not available. Data for Sacramento--Roseville--Arden-Arcade MSA has been displayed for Employment by Industry (Not Seasonally Adjusted)
 
Occupations with Fastest Job Growth (% change)[Top]
OccupationEstimated Year -
Projected Year
Employment
Employment Change
Estimated ProjectedNumberPercent
Reinforcing Iron and Rebar Workers2014 - 202431053022071.0
Helpers, Brickmasons and Tile Setters2014 - 202441068027065.9
Brickmasons and Blockmasons2014 - 202448078030062.5
Floor Layers, Except Carpet, Wood, and Hard Tiles2014 - 202418029011061.1
Roofers2014 - 20241,1601,84068058.6
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Data for Sacramento County is not available. Data for Sacramento--Roseville--Arden-Arcade MSA 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, All Other Specialists20161st Qtr$126.04$0.00$0.00$0.00
Surgeons20161st Qtr$125.52$0.00$0.00$0.00
Psychiatrists20161st Qtr$111.61$0.00$0.00$0.00
Physicians and Surgeons, All Other20161st Qtr$105.36$78.70$0.00$0.00
Pediatricians, General20161st Qtr$105.06$74.31$0.00$0.00
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Data for Sacramento County is not available. Data for Sacramento--Roseville--Arden-Arcade 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 2013Annual139$13,065,105
Single Family 2013Annual1,742$487,779,934
Total all types construction permits 2013Annual1,881$500,845,039
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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 Sacramento 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$257,000
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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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Data for Sacramento County is not available. Data for California has been displayed for State Revenues by Source
 
Taxable Sales (Calif. Board of Equalization)[Top]
Year
Time Period
Sales Type Description
Sales
2013AnnualRetail $5,064,204
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POPULATION AND CENSUS DATA
Population[Top]
Area
Year
Time Period
Source
Population
Sacramento County 2014AnnualCalifornia Dept of Finance1,460,480
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Measures of Income[Top]
Income Type
Year
Time Period
Income
Population
Per Capita Personal Income - BEA2013Annual$43,4381,462,131
Total Personal Income - BEA2013Annual$63,512,5411,462,131
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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
2000CensusSacramento County , CASacramento County , CA453,317
2000CensusPlacer County , CASacramento County , CA35,458
2000CensusSacramento County , CAPlacer County , CA29,788
2000CensusSacramento County , CAYolo County , CA23,681
2000CensusEl Dorado County , CASacramento County , CA19,353
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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
Sacramento Valley Sheet Metal Workers Apprenticeship &TrainingApprenticeship, Business, Career, & Tech SchoolsSacramento,CA
Dolphin Scuba CenterOther (incl. religious schools and seminaries)Sacramento,CA
The Union Institute and UniversityUniversity or College (four-year school)Sacramento,CA
Executive FlyersSchools with Occupational Programs (ROP)Sacramento,CA
Elite Progressive School of CosmetologyApprenticeship, Business, Career, & Tech SchoolsSacramento,CA
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