San Benito County Profile


 
About this area:
San Benito County is located in California’s central region. Bordered to the north by Santa Cruz and Santa Clara, San Benito also shares boundaries with Merced and Fresno to the east, and Monterey County to the south and 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
San Benito County 2020Dec30,80028,1002,7008.7
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Employment by Industry (Not Seasonally Adjusted)[Top]
Year
Time Period
CES
Industry Title
No. of
Employed
2020DecTotal Wage and Salary1,086,600
2020DecTotal Nonfarm1,082,500
2020DecTotal Private988,400
2020DecService Providing867,300
2020DecPrivate Service Providing773,200
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Data for San Benito County is not available. Data for San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara MSA has been displayed for Employment by Industry (Not Seasonally Adjusted)
 
Occupations with Fastest Job Growth (% change)[Top]
OccupationEstimated Year -
Projected Year
Employment
Employment Change
Estimated ProjectedNumberPercent
Solar Photovoltaic Installers2016 - 2026370820450121.6
Physician Assistants2016 - 202665093028043.1
Software Developers, Applications2016 - 202642,11059,51017,40041.3
Food Cooking Machine Operators and Tenders2016 - 20261702407041.2
Statisticians2016 - 202626036010038.5
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Data not available for Industry Employment Projections
 
High Wage Occupations[Top]
OccupationYearTime PeriodHourly
Mean
Hourly by Percentile
25thMedian75th
Psychiatrists20201st Qtr$137.63$0.00$0.00$0.00
Surgeons, Except Ophthalmologists*20201st Qtr$132.76$0.00$0.00$0.00
Chief Executives20201st Qtr$121.83$0.00$0.00$0.00
Physicians, All Other; Ophthalmologists, Except Pediatric*20201st Qtr$110.38$63.66$0.00$0.00
Family Medicine Physicians20201st Qtr$108.65$73.73$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 2019Annual7$1,394,401
Single Family 2019Annual727$251,856,695
Total all types construction permits 2019Annual734$253,251,096
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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 San Benito 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$593,791
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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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Taxable Sales (Calif. Board of Equalization)[Top]
Year
Time Period
Sales Type Description
Sales
2019AnnualRetail $745,608,541
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POPULATION AND CENSUS DATA
Population[Top]
Area
Year
Time Period
Source
Population
San Benito County 2018AnnualCalifornia Dept of Finance61,437
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Measures of Income[Top]
Income Type
Year
Time Period
Income
Population
Per Capita Personal Income - BEA2018Annual$53,82261,437
Total Personal Income - BEA2018Annual$3,312,04661,437
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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
2015CensusSan Benito County , CASan Benito County , CA11,928
2015CensusSan Benito County , CASanta Clara County , CA9,030
2015CensusSan Benito County , CAMonterey County , CA2,545
2015CensusMonterey County , CASan Benito County , CA1,949
2015CensusSanta Clara County , CASan Benito County , CA1,333
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JOB OPENINGS & TRAINING PROVIDERS
Job Openings from JobCentral National Labor Exchange[Top]
 
Job Openings

Data not available for Training Providers in Area
 

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