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Employment Development Department
Lake County Profile

 
About this area:
Lake County’s economy is based largely on tourism and recreation, due to the accessibility and popularity of its several lakes and accompanying recreational areas. Surrounding counties include Mendocino County to the west; Sonoma and Napa counties to the south; and Yolo, Colusa, and Glenn counties to the east.
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
Lake County 2017Aug30,49028,6801,8105.9
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Employment by Industry (Not Seasonally Adjusted)[Top]
Year
Time Period
CES
Industry Title
No. of
Employed
2017AugTotal Wage and Salary17,690
2017AugTotal Nonfarm16,060
2017AugService Providing14,980
2017AugTotal Private11,550
2017AugPrivate Service Providing10,470
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Occupations with Fastest Job Growth (% change)[Top]
OccupationEstimated Year -
Projected Year
Employment
Employment Change
Estimated ProjectedNumberPercent
Earth Drillers, Except Oil and Gas2014 - 202430502066.7
Drywall and Ceiling Tile Installers2014 - 202440602050.0
Roofers2014 - 20241602307043.8
Heating/Air Conditioning and Refrigeration Workers2014 - 20241802608044.4
Helpers, Construction Trades2014 - 2024701003042.9
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Data for Lake County is not available. Data for North Coast 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
Physicians and Surgeons, All Other20171st Qtr$127.89$0.00$0.00$0.00
Dentists, General20171st Qtr$86.14$75.00$0.00$0.00
Family and General Practitioners20171st Qtr$80.86$56.95$70.45$0.00
Internists, General20171st Qtr$72.57$56.15$60.67$65.19
Pharmacists20171st Qtr$67.34$65.23$70.50$76.22
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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 Lake 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 $136,568,106
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POPULATION AND CENSUS DATA
Population[Top]
Area
Year
Time Period
Source
Population
Lake County 2016AnnualCalifornia Dept of Finance64,116
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Measures of Income[Top]
Income Type
Year
Time Period
Income
Population
Per Capita Personal Income - BEA2015Annual$37,80764,591
Total Personal Income - BEA2015Annual$2,442,00364,591
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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
2000CensusLake County , CALake County , CA15,566
2000CensusLake County , CASonoma County , CA1,415
2000CensusLake County , CAMendocino County , CA1,013
2000CensusLake County , CANapa County , CA762
2000CensusSonoma County , CALake County , CA323
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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
School of Shiatsu and MassageApprenticeship, Business, Career, & Tech SchoolsMiddletown,CA
H & R Block Tax Training SchoolApprenticeship, Business, Career, & Tech SchoolsClearlake,CA
Mendocino Community College -- Lake CenterCommunity Colleges (two-year school)Lakeport,CA
Yuba College, Clear Lake CampusCommunity Colleges (two-year school)Clearlake,CA
Lake County Regional Occupational ProgramSchools with Occupational Programs (ROP)Lakeport,CA
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