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 2020Aug28,64026,1002,5308.8
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Employment by Industry (Not Seasonally Adjusted)[Top]
Year
Time Period
CES
Industry Title
No. of
Employed
2020AugTotal Wage and Salary16,390
2020AugTotal Nonfarm14,840
2020AugService Providing13,600
2020AugTotal Private11,150
2020AugPrivate Service Providing9,920
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Occupations with Fastest Job Growth (% change)[Top]
OccupationEstimated Year -
Projected Year
Employment
Employment Change
Estimated ProjectedNumberPercent
Respiratory Therapists2016 - 20261001404040.0
Occupational/Physical Therapist Assistants/Aides2016 - 202650702040.0
Home Health Aides2016 - 202629039010034.5
Medical Equipment Preparers2016 - 202630401033.3
Dietitians and Nutritionists2016 - 202660802033.3
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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
Dentists, General20201st Qtr$84.69$49.07$75.52$0.00
Pharmacists20201st Qtr$69.56$67.05$72.46$77.98
Nurse Midwives20201st Qtr$63.85$58.23$64.24$71.44
Chief Executives20201st Qtr$63.25$52.46$60.57$77.19
Physician Assistants20201st Qtr$63.21$54.57$62.78$73.15
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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 2019Annual0$0
Single Family 2019Annual88$19,353,613
Total all types construction permits 2019Annual88$19,353,613
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Consumer Price Index (US BLS & Calif. DIR)[Top]
AreaConsumer Price Index % Change
Time Period2019Time Period2018
United States Annual255.7Annual251.11.8
California Annual280.6Annual272.53.0
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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 2018Annual$377,662
Bank and Corporation (Income) Taxes 2018Annual$14,062,543
Cigarette Tax 2018Annual$2,077,224
Horse Racing (Parimutuel) License Fees 2018Annual$15,490
Estate, Inheritance and Gift Taxes 2018Annual$0
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Taxable Sales (Calif. Board of Equalization)[Top]
Year
Time Period
Sales Type Description
Sales
2019AnnualRetail $652,597,461
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POPULATION AND CENSUS DATA
Population[Top]
Area
Year
Time Period
Source
Population
Lake County 2017AnnualCalifornia Dept of Finance64,930
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Measures of Income[Top]
Income Type
Year
Time Period
Income
Population
Per Capita Personal Income - BEA2017Annual$41,44364,930
Total Personal Income - BEA2017Annual$2,662,53364,930
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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
2015CensusLake County , CALake County , CA16,885
2015CensusLake County , CANapa County , CA1,686
2015CensusLake County , CAMendocino County , CA1,247
2015CensusLake County , CASonoma County , CA1,244
2015CensusMendocino County , CALake County , CA329
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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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