Five counties comprise the North Coast region: Del Norte, Humboldt, Mendocino, Siskiyou and Trinity. Humboldt State (HSU) is the only CSU campus in that region. In 2019, HSU had a direct annual spend of
4-year averagecapital expenditures
Regional impact: nearly 4,900 jobs, $150 million in labor income, $459 million in industry activity and
$32 million in tax revenue annually.
alumni earnings of $487.6 millon supported an additional 2,350 jobs regionally, along with
$109 million in labor income, $351 million in industry activity and $27 million in state and local taxes.
For every dollar spent at HSU,
$1.68 of positive economic activity is generated the state.
For every dollar the state invested in HSU,
$6.08 in statewide spending is generated.
When the impact of enhanced earnings of HSU alumni is included, for every dollar the state invested in the campus, the
total spending impact increases to $24.50.