What's the state of employment in Sacramento?

Sacramento features a wide variety of industries within the greater metro area. As a result, prospective residents may be able to find the job of their choice with little difficulty and should strongly consider purchasing real estate in Sacramento.

According to the U.S. Census Bureau, Sacramento ranks 29th in the nation for the number of businesses within the city’s limits. The four-county metro has 44,514 private businesses that employ 621,068 residents, Sacramento Business Journal reports.

In an examination of the city’s industries in the Occupational Employment and Wages in Sacramento-Arden-Arcade-Roseville report, there were four economic sectors that each employed more than 100,000 people. These four industries include the government, which employs 228,900 professionals, trade, transportation and utilities with a total of 133,200 residents, educational and health services at 107,000 people and professional and business services with 103,000 workers.

Current Sacramento residents or newcomers may find themselves working their dream job and enjoying the warm sunshine. In the improving Sacramento economy, employment options will increase and allow more residents to purchase their dream home.