Napa, CA (population: 75,759) has one hotel management school within its city limits. Napa Valley College has a total student population of 7,282. It is the 4822nd highest ranked school in the USA and the 454th highest in the state of California (#1 is University of California-Los Angeles).
Hotel Management students from Napa schools who go on to become hotel managers, hotel and hospitality managers, food service managers, resort managers, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 224,360 people working as hotel, motel, and resort desk clerks alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $21,130. Also, Lodging managers make on average $53,500 per year and there are about 31,660 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Napa area alone, there are 50 employed lodging managers earning an average salary of $59,790. Hotel, motel, and resort desk clerks in this area earn $24,970/yr and there are 280 employed.
Napa lies in Napa county, which is one of the 57 counties in California. Overall, the Napa area has 62,100 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 2% unemployment rate, $23/hr average worker wage, and a $48,230 average annual salary. Thus, about 5 out of every 1000 jobs in Napa are held by hotel, motel, and resort desk clerks, and 1/1000 are held by lodging managers.
After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Napa Valley College ends up costing a student $6,346/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Napa|
|Walnut Creek||CA||64,055||0||-||0||31.1 miles|
|San Francisco||CA||817,411||21||17.5697||455||37.6 miles|
|San Leandro||CA||78,904||1||29.9223||11||41.6 miles|
|Castro Valley||CA||65,952||0||-||0||42.9 miles|
|West Sacramento||CA||50,542||1||29.8049||4||44.4 miles|
|South San Francisco||CA||64,345||0||-||0||44.8 miles|
|Union City||CA||76,462||1||13.7752||0||50.8 miles|
|San Mateo||CA||93,990||1||15.1982||101||51.2 miles|
|Rancho Cordova||CA||65,274||3||17.1477||50||58.0 miles|
|Santa Clara||CA||112,889||4||29.9373||188||66.8 miles|