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

Placer County (from Spanish: placer - "pleasure") is a county located in the Sierra Nevada of the U.S. state of California, in what is known as the Gold Country. It stretches from the suburbs of Sacramento to Lake Tahoe and the Nevada border. Because of the expansion of the Sacramento metropolitan area, Placer County is one of the fastest growing counties in the state. As of 2000, the population was 248,399. In 2004, the population had grown to 307,004. The county seat is Auburn. (from wikipedia)

General Information
California State$234,625 Average House Value (as of 2000)
252,026 Population (as of 2000)$55,439 Average House Income (as of 2000)
334,167 Population (current)733.3 Square Miles of Land
2.0 Average Persons Per Household (as of 2000)3.7 Square Miles of Water

Business Information
8,498 Number of Businesses (as of 2003)$1,137,855,000 Total First Quarter Payroll (as of 2003)
122,575 Number of Employees (as of 2003)$4,747,548,000 Total Annual Payroll (as of 2003)

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