Mariposa County Profile


 
About this area:
Mariposa County is located in the central Sierra Nevada foothills. Surrounding counties include Merced on the west, Madera on the south, Tuolumne on the north, and Mono on the east. The wide variety of recreational opportunities available in Mariposa make the county one of California’s popular year-round vacation destinations. Mariposa County is home to Yosemite National Park, a primary tourist attraction. Tourism is the county’s main industry and the area’s largest employer; nearly four million people visit Yosemite National Park annually.
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
Mariposa County 2020Dec7,1606,42074010.3
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Employment by Industry (Not Seasonally Adjusted)[Top]
Year
Time Period
CES
Industry Title
No. of
Employed
2020DecTotal Wage and Salary4,800
2020DecTotal Nonfarm4,780
2020DecService Providing4,490
2020DecTotal Private3,080
2020DecPrivate Service Providing2,790
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Occupations with Fastest Job Growth (% change)[Top]
OccupationEstimated Year -
Projected Year
Employment
Employment Change
Estimated ProjectedNumberPercent
Air Transportation Workers2016 - 202630502066.7
Commercial Pilots2016 - 202630502066.7
Welders, Cutters, Solderers, and Brazers2016 - 202620301050.0
Aircraft Mechanics and Service Technicians2016 - 202620301050.0
Transportation and Material-Moving Supervisors2016 - 202620301050.0
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Data for Mariposa County is not available. Data for Mother Lode Region has been displayed for Occupations with Fastest Job Growth (% change)
 
Projections of Employment by Industry
 
High Wage Occupations[Top]
OccupationYearTime PeriodHourly
Mean
Hourly by Percentile
25thMedian75th
Family Medicine Physicians20201st Qtr$124.29$0.00$0.00$0.00
Physicians, All Other; Ophthalmologists, Except Pediatric*20201st Qtr$122.17$0.00$0.00$0.00
Anesthesiologists20201st Qtr$96.57$70.56$77.73$0.00
General Internal Medicine Physicians20201st Qtr$92.76$63.83$0.00$0.00
Dentists, General20201st Qtr$85.76$63.23$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 2019Annual2$295,920
Single Family 2019Annual33$9,198,469
Total all types construction permits 2019Annual35$9,494,389
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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 Mariposa 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$321,184
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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 Mariposa 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 $218,446,005
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POPULATION AND CENSUS DATA
Population[Top]
Area
Year
Time Period
Source
Population
Mariposa County 2018AnnualCalifornia Dept of Finance17,904
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Measures of Income[Top]
Income Type
Year
Time Period
Income
Population
Per Capita Personal Income - BEA2018Annual$53,14317,904
Total Personal Income - BEA2018Annual$928,47017,904
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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
2015CensusMariposa County , CAMariposa County , CA5,096
2015CensusMadera County , CAMariposa County , CA446
2015CensusMariposa County , CATuolumne County , CA408
2015CensusMariposa County , CAMerced County , CA401
2015CensusMariposa County , CAStanislaus County , CA322
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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
Aherns Massage Therapy SchoolApprenticeship, Business, Career, & Tech SchoolsMariposa,CA
Mariposa County High School Regional OccSchools with Occupational Programs (ROP)Mariposa,CA
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