Workforce and Education

Siskiyou County has amazing opportunities for new businesses and entrepreneurs to a large extent due to its educated workforce. The county also has a committed and motivated workforce that is reflected in lower than average absenteeism and turnover. Siskiyou County is one of California’s most affordable labor markets with skilled and educated labor for diverse industry types. We are a rural area on the west coast’s main thoroughfare that is transitioning from a timber-based economy to a much more diversified economy. Opportunities in agriculture, light manufacturing, tourism and recreation abound in Siskiyou County. Competitive real estate prices, low interest loans for qualified businesses, and access to custom employee training programs, are critical resources for businesses looking to expand. 

To learn more on educational opportunities in the area, read more below:

Siskiyou County Public Schools:

College of the Siskiyous: