Community Profile

Population and Area Population………………………………………….109,957
Total Area………………………………36 sq. miles

Income
Ventura Avg. Household Income………………….$86,701
Ventura County Avg. Household Income……….$105,062


Top Business Clusters (# of Employees)


Management, business, science, and arts……………. 21,662
Service ……………….………………………………..........9,322
Sales and office ……………………………………..........12,595
Natural resources, construction, and maintenance ……..4,011 Production, transportation and moving ………………......4,174

Top Employers


County of Ventura
Ventura County Health Care Agency
Community Memorial Hospital
Ventura Unified School District
City of Ventura
Ventura College
Patagonia
Santa Barbara Applied Research
Harrison Industries
Tolman & Wiker Insurance Services
The Trade Desk
Oak Tree Property Investments and Management
The Becker Group

Education



K-12 Schools
Ventura has a diverse selection of schools: traditional neighborhood schools, district-wide magnet programs with a focus such as STEM or dual language immersion, county-sponsored charter schools,  independent study and online high schools, and private schools for all grades.

# of schools scoring 8 - 10 out of 10……….9

Universities and Colleges
within 30 miles

California State University Channel Islands
University of California Santa Barbara
Cal Lutheran University
Ventura College
Antioch University
Westmont College
Pepperdine University


Educational Attainment
Population 25 - 64 (%)………………. 53.8%
Population over 18 (%)……………… 79%
Population over 25 (%)……………… 70% (76,640)
Bachelors Degree or Higher………... 35% (vs 30% US)
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Business in Ventura
The City of Ventura boasts the highest concentration of jobs in Ventura County—our population makes up 13% of the County and 18% of County jobs are here. The City also has a higher share of moderate to high paying jobs compared to other cities in Ventura County.