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 2022May32,50031,3001,3004.0
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Employment by Industry (Not Seasonally Adjusted)[Top]
Year
Time Period
CES
Industry Title
No. of
Employed
2022MayTotal Wage and Salary1,155,200
2022MayTotal Nonfarm1,150,100
2022MayTotal Private1,054,100
2022MayService Providing922,800
2022MayPrivate Service Providing826,800
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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
Statisticians2018 - 202843060017039.5
Film and Video Editors2018 - 202829040011037.9
Mathematical Scientists2018 - 20281,7802,40062034.8
Operations Research Analysts2018 - 20281,3001,73043033.1
Information Security Analysts2018 - 20281,1601,55039033.6
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Data not available for Industry Employment Projections
 
Data for San Benito County not available for High Wage Occupations
 
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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 2020Annual2$395,828
Single Family 2020Annual492$136,165,634
Total all types construction permits 2020Annual494$136,561,462
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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 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
2020AnnualMedian Price of Homes Sold$629,500
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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 $834,619,225
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POPULATION AND CENSUS DATA
Population[Top]
Area
Year
Time Period
Source
Population
San Benito County 2019AnnualCalifornia Dept of Finance62,051
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Measures of Income[Top]
Income Type
Year
Time Period
Income
Population
Per Capita Personal Income - BEA2019Annual$55,26162,051
Total Personal Income - BEA2019Annual$3,470,82262,051
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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
2015CensusSan Benito County , CASan Benito County , CA11,928
2015CensusSan Benito County , CASanta Clara County , CA9,030
2015CensusSan Benito County , CAMonterey County , CA2,545
2015CensusMonterey County , CASan Benito County , CA1,949
2015CensusSanta Clara County , CASan Benito County , CA1,333
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JOB OPENINGS & TRAINING PROVIDERS
Job Openings from JobCentral National Labor Exchange[Top]
 
Job Openings

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