Sacramento County Profile

 
About this area:
Sacramento is located in the heart of the state’s Central Valley. The county is bordered by Contra Costa and San Joaquin to the south, El Dorado and Amador to the east, Placer and Sutter to the north, and Yolo and Solano to the 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
Sacramento County 2019Jun708,000680,60027,4003.9
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Employment by Industry (Not Seasonally Adjusted)[Top]
Year
Time Period
CES
Industry Title
No. of
Employed
2019JunTotal Wage and Salary1,033,100
2019JunTotal Nonfarm1,022,700
2019JunService Providing916,600
2019JunTotal Private780,700
2019JunPrivate Service Providing674,600
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Data for Sacramento County is not available. Data for Sacramento--Roseville--Arden-Arcade 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
Transportation Workers, All Other2016 - 20261201806050.0
Personal Care Aides2016 - 202621,57031,58010,01046.4
Home Health Aides2016 - 20262,1103,02091043.1
Physician Assistants2016 - 202658082024041.4
Nurse Practitioners2016 - 202665091026040.0
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High Wage Occupations[Top]
OccupationYearTime PeriodHourly
Mean
Hourly by Percentile
25thMedian75th
Surgeons20191st Qtr$137.19$0.00$0.00$0.00
Orthodontists20191st Qtr$130.77$0.00$0.00$0.00
Obstetricians and Gynecologists20191st Qtr$126.52$0.00$0.00$0.00
Pediatricians, General20191st Qtr$117.76$0.00$0.00$0.00
Family and General Practitioners20191st Qtr$117.21$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 2016Annual669$91,986,174
Single Family 2016Annual2,681$716,889,461
Total all types construction permits 2016Annual3,350$808,875,635
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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 Sacramento 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$315,000
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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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Data for Sacramento 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
2015AnnualRetail $22,043,195,942
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POPULATION AND CENSUS DATA
Population[Top]
Area
Year
Time Period
Source
Population
Sacramento County 2016AnnualCalifornia Dept of Finance1,514,460
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Measures of Income[Top]
Income Type
Year
Time Period
Income
Population
Per Capita Personal Income - BEA2015Annual$46,5391,501,335
Total Personal Income - BEA2015Annual$69,870,4821,501,335
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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
2010CensusSacramento County , CASacramento County , CA502,114
2010CensusPlacer County , CASacramento County , CA43,598
2010CensusSacramento County , CAPlacer County , CA34,539
2010CensusSacramento County , CAYolo County , CA29,095
2010CensusEl Dorado County , CASacramento County , CA23,560
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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
Sacramento Valley Sheet Metal Workers Apprenticeship &TrainingApprenticeship, Business, Career, & Tech SchoolsSacramento,CA
Dolphin Scuba CenterOther (incl. religious schools and seminaries)Sacramento,CA
The Union Institute and UniversityUniversity or College (four-year school)Sacramento,CA
Executive FlyersSchools with Occupational Programs (ROP)Sacramento,CA
Elite Progressive School of CosmetologyApprenticeship, Business, Career, & Tech SchoolsSacramento,CA
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