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Mendocino County Profile

 
About this area:
Mendocino County is located along the California’s northern coast. Sonoma, Lake, Glenn, Tehama, Trinity, and Humboldt counties all border on the inland side. Tourism is the primary industry on the Mendocino coast. Coastal highway 1 and highway 101, which runs through the central county are important transportation routes. Smaller country roads connect Mendocino’s five distinct regions: Anderson Valley to the south, South Mendocino coast, North Mendocino coast, Northern Mendocino county, and the Russian River Valley 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
Mendocino County 2017Jun39,77038,0101,7604.4
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Employment by Industry (Not Seasonally Adjusted)[Top]
Year
Time Period
CES
Industry Title
No. of
Employed
2017JunTotal Wage and Salary33,540
2017JunTotal Nonfarm32,090
2017JunService Providing27,910
2017JunTotal Private24,570
2017JunPrivate Service Providing20,400
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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 Mendocino 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 Mendocino 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$356,500
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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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Data for Mendocino 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
2016AnnualRetail $304,571,093
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POPULATION AND CENSUS DATA
Population[Top]
Area
Year
Time Period
Source
Population
Mendocino County 2016AnnualCalifornia Dept of Finance87,628
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Measures of Income[Top]
Income Type
Year
Time Period
Income
Population
Per Capita Personal Income - BEA2015Annual$46,06987,649
Total Personal Income - BEA2015Annual$3,842,94987,649
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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
2000CensusMendocino County , CAMendocino County , CA35,427
2000CensusMendocino County , CASonoma County , CA1,023
2000CensusLake County , CAMendocino County , CA1,013
2000CensusSonoma County , CAMendocino County , CA545
2000CensusMendocino County , CALake County , CA254
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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
Mendocino College (Ukiah Campus)Community Colleges (two-year school)Ukiah,CA
Dharma Realm Buddhist UniversityUniversity or College (four-year school)Talmage,CA
Ukiah Adult SchoolSchools with Occupational Programs (ROP)Ukiah,CA
College of the Redwoods - MendocinoCommunity Colleges (two-year school)Fort Bragg,CA
Dominican off Campus ProgramCommunity Colleges (two-year school)Ukiah,CA
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