Careers, Jobs and Education Resources for: Napa County, California

Napa County is a county located north of the San Francisco Bay Area in the U.S. state of California. It is part of the Napa, California Metropolitan Statistical Area. As of 2000 the population is 124,279. The county seat is Napa. Napa County was one of the original counties of California, created in 1850 at the time of statehood. Parts of the county's territory were given to Lake County in 1861. The word napa is of Native American derivation and has been variously translated as "grizzly bear", "house", "motherland", "fish"[citation needed]. Of the many explanations of the name's origin, the most plausible seems to be that it is derived from the Patwin word napo meaning house[citation needed], although local residents will often cite an urban legend that gives the translation as "you wil... (from wikipedia)

General Information
California State$301,462 Average House Value (as of 2000)
114,815 Population (as of 2000)$55,374 Average House Income (as of 2000)
133,295 Population (current)789.0 Square Miles of Land
1.9 Average Persons Per Household (as of 2000)1.4 Square Miles of Water

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3,938 Number of Businesses (as of 2003)$451,866,000 Total First Quarter Payroll (as of 2003)
52,824 Number of Employees (as of 2003)$1,956,072,000 Total Annual Payroll (as of 2003)

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