Careers, Jobs and Education Resources for: San Mateo County, California

San Mateo County (pronounced /ˌsæn məˈteɪoʊ/ "san muh-TAY-o") (Spanish for: St. Matthew County) is a county located in the San Francisco Bay Area of the U.S. state of California. It covers most of the San Francisco Peninsula just south of San Francisco, and north of Santa Clara County. San Francisco International Airport is located at the northern end of the county, and Silicon Valley begins at the southern end. As of 2005 the population was 712,462. The county seat is Redwood City. It is among the 20 most affluent counties in the United States, in term of personal, per capita and household income, strongly Democratic and ethnically diverse. The county's built-up areas are mostly suburban, and are home to several corporate campuses. (from wikipedia)

General Information
California State$553,264 Average House Value (as of 2000)
677,504 Population (as of 2000)$82,119 Average House Income (as of 2000)
678,203 Population (current)445.6 Square Miles of Land
2.1 Average Persons Per Household (as of 2000)8.7 Square Miles of Water

Business Information
19,268 Number of Businesses (as of 2003)$4,351,237,000 Total First Quarter Payroll (as of 2003)
319,600 Number of Employees (as of 2003)$17,738,862,000 Total Annual Payroll (as of 2003)

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