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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   6.32%
Graduate or Professional Degree   5.33%
Data Name Value Percent
Mean travel time to work 26 minutes  
Commuters by Travel Time to Work
Under 10 minutes 1,319 19.77%
10 to 14 minutes 734 11.00%
15 to 19 minutes 1,177 17.64%
20 to 24 minutes 809 12.12%
25 to 29 minutes 413 6.19%
30 to 34 minutes 512 7.67%
35 to 44 minutes 413 6.19%
45 to 59 minutes 533 7.99%
60 or more minutes 763 11.43%
Commuters by Mode
Car, truck, or van — drove alone 5,831 84.08%
Car, truck, or van — carpooled 631 9.10%
Public transportation (excluding taxicab) 51 0.74%
Taxicab, motorcycle, or other means 49 0.71%
Bicycle 0 0%
Walked 111 1.60%
Worked at home 262 3.78%
Distance to Nearest Major Airport from County Population Centroid
Letcher County, KY
(Tri-Cities)
64 mi

Broadband

  Consumer Down Up Business Down Up
All Broadband Yes 100 8 Yes 100 100
Technologies (8)
ADSL2, ADSL2+ Yes 100 8 Yes 100 8
Asymmetric xDSL Yes 100 8 Yes 6 6
Cable Modem – DOCSIS 3.0 Yes 100 5 Yes 100 5
Optical Carrier / Fiber to the end user Yes 50 5 Yes 50 5
Other Copper Wireline Yes 3 0.39 Yes 3 1.50
Satellite Yes 30 3 Yes 2 1.30
Terrestrial Fixed Wireless Yes 50 3 Yes 100 100
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   37.83%
Income
Median HHI $30,293  
Data Name Value Percent
Housing Costs as % of HHI
Less than 20.0% 985 39.13%
20.0% - 24.9% 347 13.79%
25.0% - 29.9% 151 6.00%
30.0% - 34.9% 262 10.41%
35.0% or more 675 26.82%
Not computed 97 3.85%
Rent as % of HHI
Less than 15.0% 221 8.50%
15.0% - 19.9% 150 5.77%
20.0% - 24.9% 123 4.73%
25.0% - 29.9% 273 10.50%
30.0% - 34.9% 93 3.58%
35.0% or more 878 33.77%
Not computed 862 33.15%

Health

Data Name Value
Obesity 39%
Diabetes 18%

Pollution

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