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 2022Jul131,200128,4002,8002.1
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Employment by Industry (Not Seasonally Adjusted)[Top]
Year
Time Period
CES
Industry Title
No. of
Employed
2022JulTotal Wage and Salary108,500
2022JulTotal Nonfarm108,100
2022JulService Providing95,400
2022JulTotal Private93,800
2022JulPrivate Service Providing81,100
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Occupations with Fastest Job Growth (% change)[Top]
OccupationEstimated Year -
Projected Year
Employment
Employment Change
Estimated ProjectedNumberPercent
Veterinarians2018 - 202830502066.7
Veterinary Technologists and Technicians2018 - 202840602050.0
Taxi Drivers and Chauffeurs2018 - 20282403309037.5
Nurse Practitioners2018 - 20281401905035.7
Film and Video Editors2018 - 2028901203033.3
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Projections of Employment by Industry
 
High Wage Occupations[Top]
OccupationYearTime PeriodHourly
Mean
Hourly by Percentile
25thMedian75th
Psychiatrists20221st Qtr$149.95$0.00$0.00$0.00
Family Medicine Physicians20221st Qtr$141.92$0.00$0.00$0.00
Chief Executives20221st Qtr$121.26$75.01$0.00$0.00
Judges, Magistrate Judges, and Magistrates20221st Qtr$104.42$0.00$0.00$0.00
Architectural and Engineering Managers20221st Qtr$99.72$0.00$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 2021Annual61$10,954,600
Single Family 2021Annual75$44,142,638
Total all types construction permits 2021Annual136$55,097,238
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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 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
2021AnnualMedian Price of Homes Sold$1,618,750
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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 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
2021AnnualRetail $6,207,919,232
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POPULATION AND CENSUS DATA
Population[Top]
Area
Year
Time Period
Source
Population
Marin County 2020AnnualCalifornia Dept of Finance262,410
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Measures of Income[Top]
Income Type
Year
Time Period
Income
Population
Per Capita Personal Income - BEA2020Annual$145,575262,410
Total Personal Income - BEA2020Annual$37,461,199262,410
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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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