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Innovate78's economic dashboard uses 20 different metrics to track the 78 Corridor's indicators of economic health, quality of life, demographics, talent profile, and real estate. All data is annual from the most recent report, unless the month or quarter is available.

Economics

Economic indicators track the health and viability of the 78 Corridor economy and direction of employment.

2.5% Job Growth
Employment
78 Corridor
283,100
USA
151,925,000
California
18,432,400
San Diego County
1,522,500
Unemployment
78 Corridor
4.5%
USA
4.9%
California
5.3%
San Diego County
4.8%
# of INC. 5000 Companies
78 Corridor 7 USA 5000 California 681 San Diego County 109

Quality of Life

Quality of life indicators demonstrate the ability to find enjoyment and fulfillment living along the 78 Corridor.

Nineteen Golf Courses
Mean Travel Time to Work
78 Corridor
28 min
USA
26 min
California
29 min
San Diego County
26 min
Average Income
78 Corridor
$71,600
USA
$55,775
California
$64,500
San Diego County
$67,320
# of Breweries
37
USA
5,005
California
710
San Diego County
128

Demographics

Demographic indicators highlight the diversity of the 78 Corridor's population and show growth over time.

Population624,349
Median Age
78 Corridor
36.2
USA
37.8
California
36.2
San Diego County
35.5
% Population Foreign Born
78 Corridor
21.6%
USA
12.8%
California
26.3%
San Diego County
22.5%
% Population Age 18-34
23%
USA
23.4%
California
25.0%
San Diego County
27.2%

Talent

Talent indicators show the ability for a company to source a quality, educated, and skilled workforce at all levels, throughout the 78 Corridor.

37.0% College Grads [Science or Engineering]
% of Population with Advanced Degree or Higher
78 Corridor
11.9%
USA
11.6%
California
12.0%
San Diego County
14.5%
% of Population with Ph.D. or Higher
78 Corridor
1.6%
USA
1.4%
California
1.6%
San Diego County
2.2%
% of Population with Bachelor's Degree or Higher
78 Corridor 32.0% USA 30.6% California 32.3% San Diego County 37.2%

Real Estate

Real estate indicators track the affordability of the 78 Corridor and ability of workforce to live along the corridor.

Average Home Prices $532,783
Foreclosure Rates
78 Corridor
2.51
USA
0.74
California
0.8
San Diego County
0.69
Median Gross Rent
78 Corridor
$1,536
USA
$959
California
$1,311
San Diego County
$1,427
% Average Home Price Change
6.2%
USA
6.2%
California
6.9%
San Diego County
6.4%

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