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Industry

View industry data for year:
Business categories with zero establishments are not listed. To maintain confidentiality employment figures may be approximated and payroll figures may be suppressed.
  Employment % Total
  Number of
Establishments
% Total
  Annual Payroll
 ($000)
% Total
  Quarterly Payroll
 ($000)
% Total
Establishments With 1-49 Employees
  1-4 5-9 10-19 20-49
Establishments With 50-999 Employees
  50-99 100-249 250-499 500-999
Establishments With 1,000+ Employees
  1,000+ 1,000-1,499 1,500-2,499 2,500-4,999 5,000+
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Education

View higher education data for year:
Data Name Value Percent
Attainment (ages 25+)
Bachelor's Degree   8.55%
Graduate or Professional Degree   5.42%
Data Name Value Percent
Mean travel time to work 30 minutes  
Commuters by Travel Time to Work
Under 10 minutes 1,600 17.52%
10 to 14 minutes 737 8.07%
15 to 19 minutes 1,057 11.58%
20 to 24 minutes 949 10.39%
25 to 29 minutes 442 4.84%
30 to 34 minutes 1,329 14.55%
35 to 44 minutes 1,026 11.24%
45 to 59 minutes 1,014 11.11%
60 or more minutes 977 10.70%
Commuters by Mode
Car, truck, or van — drove alone 7,468 79.62%
Car, truck, or van — carpooled 1,179 12.57%
Public transportation (excluding taxicab) 17 0.18%
Taxicab, motorcycle, or other means 60 0.64%
Bicycle 12 0.13%
Walked 395 4.21%
Worked at home 248 2.64%
Distance to Nearest Major Airport from County Population Centroid
Carter County, KY
(Tri-State/Milton J Ferguson Field)
33 mi

Broadband

  Consumer Down Up Business Down Up
All Broadband Yes 120 10 Yes 1000 1000
Technologies (8)
ADSL2, ADSL2+ Yes 100 8 Yes 100 8
Asymmetric xDSL Yes 1.50 1 Yes 1.50 1.50
Cable Modem – DOCSIS 3.0 Yes 120 10 Yes * *
Optical Carrier / Fiber to the end user No 0 0 Yes 1000 1000
Other Copper Wireline No 0 0 Yes 1000 1000
Satellite Yes 30 3 Yes 2 1.30
Terrestrial Fixed Wireless Yes 1 0.20 No 0 0
VDSL Yes 100 8 Yes 100 8

Electricity

Natural Gas (Price Per Thousand Cubic Feet)

State Commercial Residential Industrial
Kentucky $8.75 $10.87 $4.45

Cost of Living

Data Name Value
Composite Index N/A
Grocery Index N/A
Housing Index N/A
Utilities Index N/A
Transportation Index N/A
Health Care Index N/A
Goods & Services Index N/A
Data Name Value Percent
Age
% of Population Under 35 Years   39.45%
Income
Median HHI $35,095  
Data Name Value Percent
Housing Costs as % of HHI
Less than 20.0% 1,665 48.58%
20.0% - 24.9% 428 12.49%
25.0% - 29.9% 264 7.70%
30.0% - 34.9% 288 8.40%
35.0% or more 773 22.56%
Not computed 9 0.26%
Rent as % of HHI
Less than 15.0% 296 12.66%
15.0% - 19.9% 210 8.98%
20.0% - 24.9% 174 7.44%
25.0% - 29.9% 172 7.36%
30.0% - 34.9% 122 5.22%
35.0% or more 631 26.99%
Not computed 733 31.35%

Health

Data Name Value
Obesity 39%
Diabetes 14%

Pollution

Data Name Value
Drinking Water Violation Yes
Air Quality (days)