• Labor Force

  •  Employment

    Population 16 years & older in Labor Force: 32,565

    Employed: 59.4%

    Unemployed: 4% (*Schena, S. C.(2016, August 25). Martinez Patch Unemployment Rate Is Lower Than State: EDD. Retrieved August 30, 2016)

    Not in Labor Force: 36.5%

     

    Class of Worker

    Private Wage and Salary Workers: 14,597 (76.8%)

    Government Workers: 2,112 (11.1%)

    Self-employed (not incorporated business workers): 2,282 (12%)

    Unpaid Family Workers: 14 (0.1%)

     

    Commuting to Work

             Total:  18,604 (100.0%)

    Car, truck, or van (drove alone): 13,980 (75.1%)

    Car, truck, or van (carpooled): 1,186 (6.4%)

    Public transportation (excluding taxicab): 1,083 (5.8%)

    Walked: 283 (1.5%)

    Other Means: 57 (0.3%)

    Worked at Home: 1,920 (10.3%)

     

    * U.S. Census Bureau, 2014 American Community Survey 5-Year Estimates- S1101