San Benito County Profile

 
About this area:
San Benito County is located in California’s central region. Bordered to the north by Santa Cruz and Santa Clara, San Benito also shares boundaries with Merced and Fresno to the east, and Monterey County to the south and west.
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
San Benito County 2019Jun31,10029,6001,5004.9
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Employment by Industry (Not Seasonally Adjusted)[Top]
Year
Time Period
CES
Industry Title
No. of
Employed
2019JunTotal Wage and Salary1,168,300
2019JunTotal Nonfarm1,161,800
2019JunTotal Private1,060,200
2019JunService Providing931,000
2019JunPrivate Service Providing829,400
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Data for San Benito County is not available. Data for San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara MSA has been displayed for Employment by Industry (Not Seasonally Adjusted)
 
Occupations with Fastest Job Growth (% change)[Top]
OccupationEstimated Year -
Projected Year
Employment
Employment Change
Estimated ProjectedNumberPercent
Solar Photovoltaic Installers2016 - 2026370820450121.6
Physician Assistants2016 - 202665093028043.1
Software Developers, Applications2016 - 202642,11059,51017,40041.3
Food Cooking Machine Operators and Tenders2016 - 20261702407041.2
Statisticians2016 - 202626036010038.5
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Data not available for Industry Employment Projections
 
High Wage Occupations[Top]
OccupationYearTime PeriodHourly
Mean
Hourly by Percentile
25thMedian75th
Surgeons20191st Qtr$140.58$0.00$0.00$0.00
Obstetricians and Gynecologists20191st Qtr$137.52$0.00$0.00$0.00
Psychiatrists20191st Qtr$135.41$0.00$0.00$0.00
Physicians and Surgeons, All Other20191st Qtr$120.20$74.17$0.00$0.00
Chief Executives20191st Qtr$119.71$0.00$0.00$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 2016Annual5$1,398,501
Single Family 2016Annual453$117,373,583
Total all types construction permits 2016Annual458$118,772,084
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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 San Benito 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$495,000
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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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Taxable Sales (Calif. Board of Equalization)[Top]
Year
Time Period
Sales Type Description
Sales
2015AnnualRetail $607,830,530
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POPULATION AND CENSUS DATA
Population[Top]
Area
Year
Time Period
Source
Population
San Benito County 2016AnnualCalifornia Dept of Finance59,414
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Measures of Income[Top]
Income Type
Year
Time Period
Income
Population
Per Capita Personal Income - BEA2015Annual$43,64358,792
Total Personal Income - BEA2015Annual$2,565,86358,792
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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
2010CensusSan Benito County , CASan Benito County , CA12,213
2010CensusSan Benito County , CASanta Clara County , CA7,345
2010CensusSan Benito County , CAMonterey County , CA2,922
2010CensusMonterey County , CASan Benito County , CA1,513
2010CensusSanta Clara County , CASan Benito County , CA1,108
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JOB OPENINGS & TRAINING PROVIDERS
Job Openings from JobCentral National Labor Exchange[Top]
 
Job Openings

Data not available for Training Providers in Area
 

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