Shasta County Profile


 
About this area:
Located in the northern Sacramento Valley, Shasta’s varied landscape provides numerous recreational areas for camping, hiking, boating, and other outdoor opportunities, while also supporting an active agricultural community. Shasta County is surrounded by Siskiyou and Modoc counties to the north, Trinity to the west, Lassen to the east, and Tehama and Plumas to the south.
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
Shasta County 2021Aug74,80069,9004,9006.5
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Employment by Industry (Not Seasonally Adjusted)[Top]
Year
Time Period
CES
Industry Title
No. of
Employed
2021AugTotal Wage and Salary69,300
2021AugTotal Nonfarm68,100
2021AugService Providing60,900
2021AugTotal Private54,200
2021AugPrivate Service Providing47,000
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Occupations with Fastest Job Growth (% change)[Top]
OccupationEstimated Year -
Projected Year
Employment
Employment Change
Estimated ProjectedNumberPercent
Nurse Practitioners2018 - 20281001707070.0
Taxi Drivers and Chauffeurs2018 - 202821033012057.1
Physical Therapist Assistants2018 - 202860903050.0
SUBSTANCE ABUSE, BEHAVIORAL DISORDER, AND MENTAL HEALTH COUNSELORS2018 - 20282103009042.9
Medical and Health Services Managers2018 - 20282203109040.9
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Projections of Employment by Industry
 
High Wage Occupations[Top]
OccupationYearTime PeriodHourly
Mean
Hourly by Percentile
25thMedian75th
Family Medicine Physicians20211st Qtr$123.42$0.00$0.00$0.00
Physicians, All Other; Ophthalmologists, Except Pediatric*20211st Qtr$104.24$56.28$0.00$0.00
Psychiatrists20211st Qtr$88.99$36.21$62.16$0.00
Psychologists, All Other20211st Qtr$88.84$47.74$58.19$0.00
Police and Detective Supervisors20211st Qtr$77.15$73.80$0.00$0.00
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Data for Shasta County is not available. Data for Redding MSA has been displayed 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 2020Annual4$518,276
Single Family 2020Annual346$98,229,597
Total all types construction permits 2020Annual350$98,747,873
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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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Data for Shasta 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
2020AnnualMedian Price of Homes Sold$303,750
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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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Data for Shasta 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
2020AnnualRetail $3,560,307,093
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POPULATION AND CENSUS DATA
Population[Top]
Area
Year
Time Period
Source
Population
Shasta County 2019AnnualCalifornia Dept of Finance177,620
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Measures of Income[Top]
Income Type
Year
Time Period
Income
Population
Per Capita Personal Income - BEA2019Annual$48,438177,620
Total Personal Income - BEA2019Annual$8,722,632177,620
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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
2015CensusShasta County , CAShasta County , CA62,873
2015CensusTehama County , CAShasta County , CA3,868
2015CensusShasta County , CATehama County , CA1,733
2015CensusShasta County , CASiskiyou County , CA359
2015CensusShasta County , CATrinity County , CA356
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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
Shasta - Trinity Regional Occupational ProgramSchools with Occupational Programs (ROP)Redding,CA
Lake CollegeApprenticeship, Business, Career, & Tech SchoolsRedding,CA
Redding School of MassageApprenticeship, Business, Career, & Tech SchoolsRedding,CA
Simpson UniversityUniversity or College (four-year school)Redding,CA
Shasta Builders` Exchange Training CenterOther (incl. religious schools and seminaries)Redding,CA
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