Marin County Profile


 
About this area:
Marin County is bordered on the north and northeast by Sonoma County and on the west by the Pacific Ocean. Linked to San Francisco by the Golden Gate Bridge and to the east bay by the Richmond San Rafael Bridge, it is one of nine counties which significantly contribute to the economy of the San Francisco Bay Area as an urban center. The other eight counties are: Alameda, Contra Costa, Napa, San Francisco, San Mateo, Santa Clara, Solano, and Sonoma. Additionally, the county’s rural coastal corridor and inland valleys feature vast acreage in farm production and open space for tourism and recreation.
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
Marin County 2020Dec134,100126,8007,4005.5
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Employment by Industry (Not Seasonally Adjusted)[Top]
Year
Time Period
CES
Industry Title
No. of
Employed
2020DecTotal Wage and Salary107,600
2020DecTotal Nonfarm107,300
2020DecService Providing94,400
2020DecTotal Private93,200
2020DecPrivate Service Providing80,300
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Occupations with Fastest Job Growth (% change)[Top]
OccupationEstimated Year -
Projected Year
Employment
Employment Change
Estimated ProjectedNumberPercent
Diagnostic Medical Sonographers2016 - 202630502066.7
Industrial Engineers2016 - 202619031012063.2
Veterinarians2016 - 2026701104057.1
Mixing and Blending Machine Workers2016 - 202640602050.0
Respiratory Therapists2016 - 20261301906046.2
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Projections of Employment by Industry
 
High Wage Occupations[Top]
OccupationYearTime PeriodHourly
Mean
Hourly by Percentile
25thMedian75th
Psychiatrists20201st Qtr$136.80$0.00$0.00$0.00
General Internal Medicine Physicians20201st Qtr$134.42$0.00$0.00$0.00
Family Medicine Physicians20201st Qtr$127.66$0.00$0.00$0.00
Chief Executives20201st Qtr$125.47$0.00$0.00$0.00
Lawyers20201st Qtr$104.85$62.28$0.00$0.00
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Data for Marin County is not available. Data for San Rafael MD 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 2019Annual61$19,137,995
Single Family 2019Annual179$95,389,522
Total all types construction permits 2019Annual240$114,527,517
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Consumer Price Index (US BLS & Calif. DIR)[Top]
AreaConsumer Price Index % Change
Time Period2019Time Period2018
United States Annual255.7Annual251.11.8
California Annual280.6Annual272.53.0
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Data for Marin 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
2019AnnualMedian Price of Homes Sold$1,306,727
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State Revenues by Source[Top]
Tax Type Description
Year
Time Period
Tax Revenue
Alcoholic Beverage Taxes and Fees 2018Annual$377,662
Bank and Corporation (Income) Taxes 2018Annual$14,062,543
Cigarette Tax 2018Annual$2,077,224
Horse Racing (Parimutuel) License Fees 2018Annual$15,490
Estate, Inheritance and Gift Taxes 2018Annual$0
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Data for Marin 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
2019AnnualRetail $5,492,089,289
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POPULATION AND CENSUS DATA
Population[Top]
Area
Year
Time Period
Source
Population
Marin County 2018AnnualCalifornia Dept of Finance262,326
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Measures of Income[Top]
Income Type
Year
Time Period
Income
Population
Per Capita Personal Income - BEA2018Annual$134,275262,326
Total Personal Income - BEA2018Annual$34,866,708262,326
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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
2015CensusMarin County , CAMarin County , CA81,726
2015CensusMarin County , CASan Francisco County , CA27,614
2015CensusSonoma County , CAMarin County , CA15,863
2015CensusContra Costa County , CAMarin County , CA8,564
2015CensusSan Francisco County , CAMarin County , CA6,933
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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
John Robert PowersApprenticeship, Business, Career, & Tech SchoolsSacramento,CA
Bay Area Center for Waldorf Teacher TrainingApprenticeship, Business, Career, & Tech SchoolsSausalito,CA
Contractors State License Services - San RafaelApprenticeship, Business, Career, & Tech SchoolsSan Rafael,CA
Marin County Regional Occupational ProgramSchools with Occupational Programs (ROP)San Rafael,CA
University of JudaismOther (incl. religious schools and seminaries)Bel Air,CA
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