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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 2015May10,85010,1007607.0
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Employment by Industry (Not Seasonally Adjusted)[Top]
Year
Time Period
CES
Industry Title
No. of
Employed
2015MayTotal Wage and Salary10,440
2015MayTotal Nonfarm9,950
2015MayService Providing9,740
2015MayGovernment6,290
2015MayState and Local Government4,440
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Occupations with Fastest Job Growth (% change)[Top]
OccupationEstimated Year -
Projected Year
Employment
Employment Change
Estimated ProjectedNumberPercent
Personal Care Aides2012 - 20229301,54061065.6
Transportation Inspectors2012 - 202230502066.7
Agricultural Inspectors2012 - 202240602050.0
Sheet Metal Workers2012 - 202240602050.0
Extraction Workers2012 - 202240602050.0
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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
Physicians and Surgeons, All Other20141st Qtr$115.57$0.00$0.00$0.00
Internists, General20141st Qtr$106.19$0.00$0.00$0.00
Dentists, General20141st Qtr$88.05$65.91$74.61$0.00
Judges, Magistrate Judges, and Magistrates20141st Qtr$86.47$0.00$0.00$0.00
Family and General Practitioners20141st Qtr$74.78$62.54$71.14$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 2013Annual3$473,800
Single Family 2013Annual4$777,002
Total all types construction permits 2013Annual7$1,250,802
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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 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 (DQnews)[Top]
Year
Time Period
Type
Median Price
2014NovMedian Price of Homes Sold$457,255
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Data for Lassen 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 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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Taxable Sales (Calif. Board of Equalization)[Top]
Year
Time Period
Sales Type Description
Sales
2013AnnualRetail $69,668
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POPULATION AND CENSUS DATA
Population[Top]
Area
Year
Time Period
Source
Population
Lassen County 2014AnnualCalifornia Dept of Finance33,613
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Measures of Income[Top]
Income Type
Year
Time Period
Income
Population
Per Capita Personal Income - BEA2013Annual$33,99532,163
Total Personal Income - BEA2013Annual$1,093,39632,163
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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
2000CensusLassen County , CALassen County , CA8,899
2000CensusPlumas County , CALassen County , CA338
2000CensusLassen County , CAPlumas County , CA260
2000CensusLassen County , CAWashoe County , NV258
2000CensusLassen County , CAShasta County , CA208
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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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