Millions of visitors travel to the Coachella Valley every year, making tourism the largest employer and the number one contributor to the local economy.
Coachella Valley’s agricultural industry is the second largest contributor to the local economy. It employs approximately 12,000 people and produces nearly a billion dollars in agricultural products each year.
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The healthcare industry is the second largest employer in the Coachella Valley. As the demand for medical services increases, the industry continues to emerge as a major contributor to the region’s economy.
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Real Estate Development
Housing, commercial and renewable power developments are on the rise in Coachella Valley, increasing the economic impact from the construction industry.
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Sources: CA Employment Development Department; 2014 Coachella Economic Report; Greater Palm Springs Visitors Bureau