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Lassen County Profile

 
About this area:
Primarily a mountainous region, Lassen is located on the eastern slopes of the Sierra Nevada Mountains. Surrounding counties include Modoc to the north, Plumas to the south, and Shasta to the west. Lassen County is home to a variety of landmarks and historical attractions, including Lassen National Forest and Lassen Volcanic National Park, the site of an active volcano.
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
Lassen County 2017Oct11,36010,8804804.3
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Employment by Industry (Not Seasonally Adjusted)[Top]
Year
Time Period
CES
Industry Title
No. of
Employed
2017OctTotal Wage and Salary11,680
2017OctTotal Nonfarm9,810
2017OctService Providing9,530
2017OctGovernment6,360
2017OctState and Local Government4,440
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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 Lassen 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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Data for Lassen County is not available. Data for Northern Mountains Region 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 2016Annual0$0
Single Family 2016Annual13$2,883,102
Total all types construction permits 2016Annual13$2,883,102
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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 Lassen 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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Data for Lassen County is not available. Data for California has been displayed for Median Price of Existing Homes Sold
 
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
2015AnnualRetail $295,328,228
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POPULATION AND CENSUS DATA
Population[Top]
Area
Year
Time Period
Source
Population
Lassen County 2016AnnualCalifornia Dept of Finance30,870
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Measures of Income[Top]
Income Type
Year
Time Period
Income
Population
Per Capita Personal Income - BEA2015Annual$34,63031,345
Total Personal Income - BEA2015Annual$1,085,46631,345
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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
2010CensusLassen County , CALassen County , CA9,389
2010CensusWashoe County , NVLassen County , CA528
2010CensusLassen County , CAPlumas County , CA220
2010CensusLassen County , CAShasta County , CA186
2010CensusLassen County , CAWashoe County , NV182
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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
Lassen Community CollegeCommunity Colleges (two-year school)Susanville,CA
Lassen County Regional Occupational ProgramSchools with Occupational Programs (ROP)Susanville,CA
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