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Fresno County, CA&

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0.52% growth
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Median Household Income
3.76% growth
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Number of Employees
1.21% decline
Median Property Value
8.18% growth

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The economy of Fresno County, CA employs 392,402 people. The economy of Fresno County, CA is specialized in Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing, Hunting; Utilities; and Wholesale trade, which employ respectively 9.37; 1.41; and 1.39 times more people than what would be expected in a location of this size. The largest industries in Fresno County, CA are Healthcare & Social Assistance (56,285), Retail trade (40,323), and Educational Services (39,807), and the highest paying industries are Utilities ($67,731), Mining, Quarrying, Oil, Gas Extraction ($56,406), and Management of Companies & Enterprises ($50,048).

Median household income in Fresno County, CA is $48,715. Males in Fresno County, CA have an average income that is 1.28 times higher than the average income of females, which is $56,697. The income inequality of Fresno County, CA (measured using the Gini index) is 0.507 which is higher than the national average.


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Health & Safety

Insurance and Medicare coverage combined with state and county level health and safety statistics for Fresno County, CA. In Fresno County, CA the age groups most likely to have health care coverage are 6-17 and 6-17, men and women, respectively. The location has a 1 to 67 primary care clinician to patient ratio and a Medicare reimbursement average per patient per year of $8,665. Monterey County, CA has the highest prevalence of homicides of any county in California.


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Fresno County, CA is home to a population of 979,915 people, from which 86.8% are citizens. The ethnic composition of the population of Fresno County, CA is composed of 517,263 Hispanic residents (52.8%), 292,739 White residents (29.9%), 100,468 Asian residents (10.3%), 45,544 Black residents (4.65%), and 18,317 Two+ residents (1.87%). The most common foreign languages in Fresno County, CA are Spanish (297,796 speakers), Hmong (24,159 speakers), and Other Indic (14,162 speakers), but compared to other places, Fresno County, CA has a relative high number of Hmong (24,159 speakers), Laotian (7,099 speakers), and Mon-Khmer, Cambodian (4,492 speakers).


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In 2015 universities in Fresno County, CA awarded 12,218 degrees. The student population of Fresno County, CA is skewed towards females, with 4,410 male students and 7,808 female students. Most students in Fresno County, CA are Hispanic or Latino (5,410 and 44.3%), followed by White (3,678 and 30.1%), Asian (1,244 and 10.2%), and Unknown (768 and 6.29%). The largest universities in Fresno County, CA by number of graduates are California State University-Fresno (4,872 and 39.9%), Fresno City College (2,023 and 16.6%), and Reedley College (1,295 and 10.6%). The most popular majors in Fresno County, CA are General Business Administration & Management (618 and 5.06%), Liberal Arts & Sciences (409 and 3.35%), and General Psychology (357 and 2.92%). The median tuition costs in Fresno County, CA are $28,780 for private four year colleges, and $5,472 and $16,632 respectively, for public four year colleges for in-state students and out-of-state students.



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Housing & Living

The median property value in Fresno County, CA is $238,100, which is 1.16 times larger than the national average of $205,000. Between 2015 and 2016 the median property value increased from $220,100 to $238,100, a 8.18% increase. The homeownership rate of Fresno County, CA is 52.9%, which is lower than the national average of 63.1%. People in Fresno County, CA have an average commute time of 21.7 minutes, and they commute by Drove Alone. Car ownership in Fresno County, CA is approximately the same as the national average, with an average of 2 cars per household.


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