Plumas County Profile


 
About this area:
Primarily a mountainous region, Plumas County is located in northeastern California, in the shadow of the Sierra Nevada and where the Cascade mountain ranges meet. Surrounding counties include Shasta to the north; Lassen to the north and east; Tehama and Butte to the west; and Yuba and Sierra 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
Plumas County 2020Sep7,5406,9505907.8
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Employment by Industry (Not Seasonally Adjusted)[Top]
Year
Time Period
CES
Industry Title
No. of
Employed
2020SepTotal Wage and Salary6,490
2020SepTotal Nonfarm6,430
2020SepService Providing5,470
2020SepTotal Private4,080
2020SepPrivate Service Providing3,120
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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 Plumas 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 Plumas 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 2019Annual0$0
Single Family 2019Annual38$7,369,881
Total all types construction permits 2019Annual38$7,369,881
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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 Plumas 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$317,704
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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 Plumas 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 $234,307,118
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POPULATION AND CENSUS DATA
Population[Top]
Area
Year
Time Period
Source
Population
Plumas County 2018AnnualCalifornia Dept of Finance18,702
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Measures of Income[Top]
Income Type
Year
Time Period
Income
Population
Per Capita Personal Income - BEA2018Annual$53,59918,702
Total Personal Income - BEA2018Annual$1,007,88318,702
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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
2015CensusPlumas County , CAPlumas County , CA6,024
2015CensusPlumas County , CALassen County , CA302
2015CensusLassen County , CAPlumas County , CA285
2015CensusPlumas County , CAWashoe County , NV257
2015CensusButte County , CAPlumas County , CA107
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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
Feather River CollegeCommunity Colleges (two-year school)Quincy,CA
Plumas Sierra County Regional Occupational ProgramSchools with Occupational Programs (ROP)Quincy,CA
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