Los Rios Economic Impact
May 29, 2019
The Los Rios Community College District has a significant economic impact on our region in educating the workforce, improving lives, and powering the regional economy. Los Rios, comprised of American River College, Cosumnes River College, Folsom Lake College, and Sacramento City College, creates a significant positive impact on the community by providing a skilled workforce and increasing the economic base of the region.
Here are some important statistics gathered as part of an economic impact study:
- The average annual return on investment for Los Rios students is 12.8%; the average annual stock market annual return is 10.1%
- The Los Rios alumni impact is $1.5 billion added income to the region
- Los Rios adds $2.1 billion in added income to the region that supports 27,415 jobs; this contribution is nearly as large as the enture utilities industry in the region
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