Modoc County Profile


 
About this area:
Located in the far northeast corner of California, Modoc County is bordered by the states of Oregon to the north and Nevada to the east. Surrounding counties include Siskiyou to the west, and Lassen and Shasta counties to the south. Modoc’s extensive transportation system includes highways, railroads, and airports. The principle route through the county is U.S. Highway 395, which passes through Alturas, the county seat, and crosses the eastern part of the county from north to south. State Highway 139 traverses northwest to Tule Lake, a wildlife refuge near Lava Beds National Monument. Railroads serve Modoc’s principal communities, in addition to airports located in Alturas, Cedarville, and Fort Bidwell.
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
Modoc County 2021Aug3,4503,2502005.8
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Employment by Industry (Not Seasonally Adjusted)[Top]
Year
Time Period
CES
Industry Title
No. of
Employed
2021AugTotal Wage and Salary3,070
2021AugTotal Nonfarm2,580
2021AugService Providing2,420
2021AugTotal Private1,310
2021AugGovernment1,270
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Occupations with Fastest Job Growth (% change)[Top]
OccupationEstimated Year -
Projected Year
Employment
Employment Change
Estimated ProjectedNumberPercent
Nurse Practitioners2018 - 202890150600.7
Physical Therapist Assistants2018 - 20285070200.4
Respiratory Therapists2018 - 202890120300.3
Physician Assistants2018 - 202890120300.3
Education Administrators, Postsecondary2018 - 20283040100.3
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Projections of Employment by Industry
 
Data for Modoc County Not Available 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 2020Annual0$0
Single Family 2020Annual7$793,400
Total all types construction permits 2020Annual7$793,400
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Consumer Price Index (US BLS & Calif. DIR)[Top]
AreaConsumer Price Index % Change
Time Period2020Time Period2019
United States Annual258.8Annual255.71.2
California Annual285.3Annual280.61.7
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Median Price of Existing Homes Sold[Top]
Year
Time Period
Type
Median Price
2020AnnualMedian Price of Homes Sold$646,245
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State Revenues by Source[Top]
Tax Type Description
Year
Time Period
Tax Revenue
Alcoholic Beverage Taxes and Fees 2019Annual$382,745
Bank and Corporation (Income) Taxes 2019Annual$14,035,432
Cigarette Tax 2019Annual$1,957,788
Horse Racing (Parimutuel) License Fees 2019Annual$16,013
Estate, Inheritance and Gift Taxes 2019Annual$0
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Taxable Sales (Calif. Board of Equalization)[Top]
Year
Time Period
Sales Type Description
Sales
2020AnnualRetail $110,422,464
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POPULATION AND CENSUS DATA
Population[Top]
Area
Year
Time Period
Source
Population
Modoc County 2019AnnualCalifornia Dept of Finance9,458
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Measures of Income[Top]
Income Type
Year
Time Period
Income
Population
Per Capita Personal Income - BEA2019Annual$51,0889,458
Total Personal Income - BEA2019Annual$451,6669,458
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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
2015CensusModoc County , CAModoc County , CA2,612
2015CensusModoc County , CASiskiyou County , CA223
2015CensusModoc County , CAKlamath County , OR100
2015CensusLassen County , CAModoc County , CA92
2015CensusModoc County , CAShasta County , CA65
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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
Modoc County ROPSchools with Occupational Programs (ROP)Alturas,CA
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