Sample 1 - State of California

Ventura County Profile


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About this area:
Ventura County is located along the southern coast of California. Surrounding counties include Kern County to the north, Los Angeles County to the south and east, and Santa Barbara to the northwest. There are hundreds of miles of national and state parks and forests in Ventura County. The Los Padres National Forest makes up most of the northern half of the county; two major lakes, Lake Casitas and Lake Piru, also lie within Ventura's boundaries.
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
Ventura County 2014Sep431,400403,60027,7006.4
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Employment by Industry (Not Seasonally Adjusted)[Top]
Year
Time Period
CES
Industry Title
No. of
Employed
2014SepTotal Wage and Salary316,600
2014SepTotal Nonfarm291,500
2014SepTotal Private249,100
2014SepService Providing246,700
2014SepPrivate Service Providing204,300
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Occupations with Fastest Job Growth (% change)[Top]
OccupationEstimated Year -
Projected Year
Employment
Employment Change
Estimated ProjectedNumberPercent
Home Health Aides2010 - 20201,1301,84071062.8
Loan Officers2010 - 202050079029058.0
Glaziers2010 - 20201302007053.8
Personal Care Aides2010 - 20203,3205,0501,73052.1
Electronic Home Entertainment Equipment Workers2010 - 202060903050.0
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High Wage Occupations[Top]
OccupationYearTime PeriodHourly
Mean
Hourly by Percentile
25thMedian75th
Surgeons20141st Qtr$120.43$0.00$0.00$0.00
Physicians and Surgeons, All Other20141st Qtr$112.41$0.00$0.00$0.00
Family and General Practitioners20141st Qtr$109.17$0.00$0.00$0.00
Internists, General20141st Qtr$97.50$69.33$0.00$0.00
Chief Executives20141st Qtr$96.22$59.31$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 2012Annual65$7,371,371
Single Family 2012Annual199$60,016,329
Total all types construction permits 2012Annual264$67,387,700
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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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Data for Ventura County is not available. Data for California has been displayed for Median Price of Existing Homes Sold (DQnews)
 
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 $11,020,181
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POPULATION AND CENSUS DATA
Population[Top]
Area
Year
Time Period
Source
Population
Ventura County 2012AnnualCalifornia Dept of Finance834,109
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Measures of Income[Top]
Income Type
Year
Time Period
Income
Population
Per Capita Personal Income - BEA2011Annual$45,855831,771
Total Personal Income - BEA2011Annual$38,141,164831,771
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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
2000CensusVentura County , CAVentura County , CA263,460
2000CensusVentura County , CALos Angeles County , CA68,505
2000CensusLos Angeles County , CAVentura County , CA31,867
2000CensusVentura County , CASanta Barbara County , CA9,009
2000CensusSanta Barbara County , CAVentura County , CA2,419
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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
Moorpark CollegeCommunity Colleges (two-year school)Moorpark,CA
Simi Valley Adult School & Career InstituteSchools with Occupational Programs (ROP)Simi Valley,CA
Ventura College of LawApprenticeship, Business, Career, & Tech SchoolsVentura,CA
Center for Employment TrainingApprenticeship, Business, Career, & Tech SchoolsOxnard,CA
University of La VerneUniversity or College (four-year school)Oxnard,CA
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