A mild year‐round climate, scenic geography, and quality of life make the area attractive to the 850,000 culturally and ethnically diverse people who call Ventura County home. Our unincorporated communities and ten incorporated cities comprise the 11th most populous county in California. Ventura County has a strong economic base that includes a wide range of industry sectors, including biotechnology, healthcare, agriculture, advanced technologies, oil production, military testing and development and tourism. Naval Base Ventura County is the largest employer in the county with more than 16,000 employees. The County of Ventura government is the next-largest employer, with 8,500 employees providing services to the community.
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