Nevada County Profile


 
About this area:
Located in California’s Mother Lode country, Nevada County stretches from the eastern end of the Sacramento Valley, across the Sierra Nevada Mountains, to the state of Nevada. Placer borders to the south, Sierra to the north, and Yuba to the 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
Nevada County 2020Dec47,42044,1803,2306.8
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Employment by Industry (Not Seasonally Adjusted)[Top]
Year
Time Period
CES
Industry Title
No. of
Employed
2020DecTotal Wage and Salary30,770
2020DecTotal Nonfarm30,650
2020DecService Providing26,410
2020DecTotal Private24,360
2020DecPrivate Service Providing20,120
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Occupations with Fastest Job Growth (% change)[Top]
OccupationEstimated Year -
Projected Year
Employment
Employment Change
Estimated ProjectedNumberPercent
Social and Community Service Managers2016 - 2026102010100.0
Wholesale and Retail Buyers, Except Farm Products2016 - 2026102010100.0
Environmental Technicians, Including Health2016 - 2026102010100.0
Instructional Coordinators2016 - 2026102010100.0
Physician Assistants2016 - 2026102010100.0
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Data for Nevada County is not available. Data for Northern Mountains Region has been displayed for Occupations with Fastest Job Growth (% change)
 
Projections of Employment by Industry
 
Data for Nevada County Not Available 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 2019Annual114$11,850,000
Single Family 2019Annual388$150,402,807
Total all types construction permits 2019Annual502$162,252,807
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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 Nevada 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$416,314
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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 Nevada 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 $1,495,037,196
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POPULATION AND CENSUS DATA
Population[Top]
Area
Year
Time Period
Source
Population
Nevada County 2018AnnualCalifornia Dept of Finance98,626
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Measures of Income[Top]
Income Type
Year
Time Period
Income
Population
Per Capita Personal Income - BEA2018Annual$61,79998,626
Total Personal Income - BEA2018Annual$6,161,09098,626
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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
2015CensusNevada County , CANevada County , CA29,668
2015CensusNevada County , CAPlacer County , CA5,139
2015CensusPlacer County , CANevada County , CA2,780
2015CensusWashoe County , NVNevada County , CA1,640
2015CensusNevada County , CASacramento County , CA1,486
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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
Truckee Tahoe TrainingSchools with Occupational Programs (ROP)Truckee,CA
Truckee High School - 49Er RopSchools with Occupational Programs (ROP)Truckee,CA
Sierra College - Nevada County CampusCommunity Colleges (two-year school)Grass Valley,CA
Phillips School of MassageApprenticeship, Business, Career, & Tech SchoolsNevada City,CA
H & R Block Income Tax School - Grass ValleyApprenticeship, Business, Career, & Tech SchoolsGrass Valley,CA
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