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Cal-in-Sac: Covid-19 Project: Employment & Poverty

Employment and Income

California Employment Development Department

Measures of Income Data Tool
Select "Geographies" > Select "State" or "County"
 

Kaiser Family Foundation
Median Annual Household Income
Statewide Data - 2017 

PolicyMap 
An easy-to-use mapping program that includes over 15,000 US demographic and socioeconomic data indicators from the neighborhood census block to national levels. Data may be downloaded to csv.
​County data available.

U.S. Census
American Community Survey, 2010-2014
Table B19013: Median Household Income
5-Year Estimates Select "Geographies"
Select "State" - "California" - "All counties"

 

Wages

CA Department of Industrial Relations
Minimum Wage
 
California Labor Center - UC Berkeley
Low Wage Work in California
See Share in county earning low wages    
Share of California's low-wage workers
Select “Geography” to see breakdown by county

California Labor Center - UC Berkeley
Inventory of CA City and County Minimum Wage Ordinances
 

PolicyMap 
An easy-to-use mapping program that includes over 15,000 US demographic and socioeconomic data indicators from the neighborhood census block to national levels. Data may be downloaded to csv.
​County data available.

Poverty Rate

California Health and Human Services Dept. Open Data
Poverty Rate (<200% FPL) and Child (under 18) Poverty Rate by California Regions
 
California Health and Human Services Dept. Open Data
Living Wage by City and County
 

PolicyMap 
An easy-to-use mapping program that includes over 15,000 US demographic and socioeconomic data indicators from the neighborhood census block to national levels. Data may be downloaded to csv.
​County data available.

 

Public Policy Institute
California Poverty by County and Legislative District 2015-17