🇺🇸 Redding is the economic and cultural capital of the Shasta Cascade region of Northern California and the county seat of Shasta County. Redding lies along the Sacramento River, 162 miles north of Sacramento, and 120 miles south of California's northern border with Oregon.
Economy The Redding Metropolitan Statistical Area (MSA) was recognised as the 29th Most Dynamic MSA in the United States in 2019 by the Walton Family Foundation. Redding was recognised for having a diversified economy with several large employers in different sectors.
Top employers According to a recent Financial Report, the top employers in Redding are: 1 Mercy Medical Center; 2 Shasta County; 3 City of Redding; 4 Shasta Regional Medical Center; 5 CA Transportation Department; 6 Redding Rancheria; 7 Wal-Mart; 8 Shasta Union High School District; 9 Shasta College; 10 Blue Shield of California.
Redding was ranked #601 by the Nomad List which evaluates and ranks remote work hubs by cost, internet, fun and safety. Redding has a population of over 91,770 people. Redding also forms the centre of the wider Shasta County which has a population of over 180,080 people.