Fresno County Profile


 
About this area:
Located in the fertile Central Valley, Fresno is the sixth-largest county in land area in the state, encompassing 6,000 square miles. To the west, Fresno shares its border with San Benito and Monterey counties. Other neighbors include Merced and Madera to the north, Mono and Inyo to the east, and Kings and Tulare 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
Fresno County 2022Jul455,900430,20025,7005.6
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Employment by Industry (Not Seasonally Adjusted)[Top]
Year
Time Period
CES
Industry Title
No. of
Employed
2022JulTotal Wage and Salary423,000
2022JulTotal Nonfarm375,400
2022JulService Providing326,000
2022JulTotal Private304,100
2022JulPrivate Service Providing254,700
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Occupations with Fastest Job Growth (% change)[Top]
OccupationEstimated Year -
Projected Year
Employment
Employment Change
Estimated ProjectedNumberPercent
Nurse Practitioners2018 - 202856092036064.3
Physician Assistants2018 - 202823034011047.8
Medical and Health Services Managers2018 - 20289401,31037039.4
Cooks, Restaurant2018 - 20282,2302,99076034.1
Magnetic Resonance Imaging Technologists2018 - 2028901203033.3
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Data not available for Industry Employment Projections
 
High Wage Occupations[Top]
OccupationYearTime PeriodHourly
Mean
Hourly by Percentile
25thMedian75th
Family Medicine Physicians20221st Qtr$133.94$0.00$0.00$0.00
General Internal Medicine Physicians20221st Qtr$110.41$31.00$0.00$0.00
Dentists, General20221st Qtr$99.58$0.00$0.00$0.00
Chief Executives20221st Qtr$93.80$50.01$0.00$0.00
Podiatrists20221st Qtr$84.59$55.11$0.00$0.00
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Data for Fresno County is not available. Data for Fresno 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 2021Annual516$74,824,136
Single Family 2021Annual3,164$867,320,247
Total all types construction permits 2021Annual3,680$942,144,383
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Consumer Price Index (US BLS & Calif. DIR)[Top]
AreaConsumer Price Index % Change
Time Period2021Time Period2020
United States Annual271.0Annual258.84.7
California Annual297.4Annual285.34.2
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Data for Fresno 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
2021AnnualMedian Price of Homes Sold$372,500
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State Revenues by Source[Top]
Tax Type Description
Year
Time Period
Tax Revenue
Alcoholic Beverage Taxes and Fees 2020Annual$414,634
Bank and Corporation (Income) Taxes 2020Annual$22,792,840
Cigarette Tax 2020Annual$1,961,686
Horse Racing (Parimutuel) License Fees 2020Annual$19,090
Estate, Inheritance and Gift Taxes 2020Annual$0
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Data for Fresno 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
2021AnnualRetail $22,960,963,038
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POPULATION AND CENSUS DATA
Population[Top]
Area
Year
Time Period
Source
Population
Fresno County 2020AnnualCalifornia Dept of Finance1,008,860
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Measures of Income[Top]
Income Type
Year
Time Period
Income
Population
Per Capita Personal Income - BEA2020Annual$48,4951,008,860
Total Personal Income - BEA2020Annual$48,539,2671,008,860
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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
2015CensusFresno County , CAFresno County , CA328,904
2015CensusFresno County , CAMadera County , CA10,446
2015CensusMadera County , CAFresno County , CA9,859
2015CensusTulare County , CAFresno County , CA9,696
2015CensusFresno County , CATulare County , CA7,650
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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
Sierra Valley Business CollegeApprenticeship, Business, Career, & Tech SchoolsFresno,CA
Central Adult SchoolSchools with Occupational Programs (ROP)Fresno,CA
Clovis Adult EducationSchools with Occupational Programs (ROP)Clovis,CA
Mennonite Brethren Biblical SeminaryCommunity Colleges (two-year school)Fresno,CA
Fresno Pacific University-CollegeUniversity or College (four-year school)Fresno,CA
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