Tulare County Profile


 
About this area:
Tulare County is located in the San Joaquin Valley, near the geographic center of California. Fresno borders to the north, Inyo to the east, Kern to the south, and Kings borders to the west. Although primarily an agricultural county, almost half of Tulare's area is devoted to national parks and forests, including the popular Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Parks, and Inyo and Sequoia National Forests. These natural resources, among others, provide year-round recreational opportunities.
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
Tulare County 2022Jul200,900185,70015,2007.6
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Employment by Industry (Not Seasonally Adjusted)[Top]
Year
Time Period
CES
Industry Title
No. of
Employed
2022JulTotal Wage and Salary170,000
2022JulTotal Nonfarm133,100
2022JulService Providing112,300
2022JulTotal Private103,200
2022JulPrivate Service Providing82,400
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Occupations with Fastest Job Growth (% change)[Top]
OccupationEstimated Year -
Projected Year
Employment
Employment Change
Estimated ProjectedNumberPercent
Septic Tank Servicers and Sewer Pipe Cleaners2018 - 202850803060.0
Diagnostic Medical Sonographers2018 - 2028701003042.9
Ushers, Lobby Attendants, and Ticket Takers2018 - 202850702040.0
Nurse Practitioners2018 - 20281401905035.7
Physician Assistants2018 - 2028901203033.3
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Projections of Employment by Industry
 
High Wage Occupations[Top]
OccupationYearTime PeriodHourly
Mean
Hourly by Percentile
25thMedian75th
Obstetricians and Gynecologists20221st Qtr$166.02$0.00$0.00$0.00
General Internal Medicine Physicians20221st Qtr$118.96$0.00$0.00$0.00
Family Medicine Physicians20221st Qtr$108.97$64.21$0.00$0.00
Pediatricians, General20221st Qtr$105.54$76.64$76.64$0.00
Judges, Magistrate Judges, and Magistrates20221st Qtr$100.51$0.00$0.00$0.00
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Data for Tulare County is not available. Data for Visalia-Porterville MSA 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 2021Annual210$31,469,904
Single Family 2021Annual1,300$315,846,009
Total all types construction permits 2021Annual1,510$347,315,913
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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 Tulare 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$320,000
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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 Tulare 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 $11,227,863,466
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POPULATION AND CENSUS DATA
Population[Top]
Area
Year
Time Period
Source
Population
Tulare County 2020AnnualCalifornia Dept of Finance473,482
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Measures of Income[Top]
Income Type
Year
Time Period
Income
Population
Per Capita Personal Income - BEA2020Annual$46,348473,482
Total Personal Income - BEA2020Annual$21,722,554473,482
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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
2015CensusTulare County , CATulare County , CA140,091
2015CensusTulare County , CAFresno County , CA9,696
2015CensusFresno County , CATulare County , CA7,650
2015CensusTulare County , CAKings County , CA6,127
2015CensusTulare County , CAKern County , CA5,837
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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
Visalia Technical CollegeApprenticeship, Business, Career, & Tech SchoolsVisalia,CA
Tulare Joint Union High School DistrictSchools with Occupational Programs (ROP)Tulare,CA
Porterville CollegeCommunity Colleges (two-year school)Porterville,CA
College of the SequoiasCommunity Colleges (two-year school)Visalia,CA
Visalia Adult SchoolSchools with Occupational Programs (ROP)Visalia,CA
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