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Kentucky Economic Information

Kentucky Selected Economic Characteristics 2010-2014 American Community Survey 5-Year Estimates

  • American Community Survey employment of persons 16 years of age and older
    3,476,701
  • American Community Survey number of persons 16 years of age and older currently in labor force
    2,079,258
  • Percentage of persons 16 years of age and older currently in labor force
    59.8%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 16 years of age and older currently in Civilian labor force
    2,063,756
  • Percentage of persons 16 years of age and older currently in Civilian labor force
    59.4%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 16 years of age and older currently employed in Civilian labor force
    1,870,879
  • Percentage of persons 16 years of age and older currently employed in Civilian labor force
    53.8%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 16 years of age and older currently unemployed in Civilian labor force
    192,877
  • Percentage of persons 16 years of age and older currently unemployed in Civilian labor force
    5.5%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 16 years of age and older currently in Civilian labor force, Armed Forces
    15,502
  • Percentage of persons 16 years of age and older currently in Civilian labor force, Armed Forces
    0.4%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 16 years of age and older not in labor force
    1,397,443
  • Percentage of persons 16 years of age and older not in labor force
    40.2%
  • American Community Survey number of persons in civilian labor force
    2,063,756
  • Percentage of unemployed persons in civilian labor force
    9.3%
  • American Community Survey number of women 16 years and older (labor)
    1,784,293
  • American Community Survey number of women 16 years and older in labor force
    983,539
  • Percentage of women 16 years and older in labor force
    55.1%
  • American Community Survey number of women 16 years and older in civilian labor force
    982,391
  • Percentage of women 16 years and older in civilian labor force
    55.1%
  • American Community Survey number of women 16 years and older in employed in civilian labor force
    895,959
  • Percentage of women 16 years and older in employed in civilian labor force
    50.2%
  • American Community Survey number in labor force with own children under the age of 6
    316,543
  • American Community Survey number in labor force with own children under the age of 6 when all parents in family are in labor force
    204,358
  • Percentage in labor force with own children under the age of 6 when all parents in family are in labor force
    64.6%
  • American Community Survey number in labor force with own children of 6 to 17 years
    629,464
  • American Community Survey number in labor force with own children 6 to 17 years when all parents in family are in labor force
    433,457
  • Percentage in labor force with own children 6 to 17 years when all parents in family are in labor force
    68.9%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 16 years and older that commute to work
    1,845,143
  • American Community Survey number of persons 16 years and older that commute to work by car, truck or van (drove alone)
    1,521,955
  • Percentage of persons 16 years and older that commute to work by car, truck or van (drove alone)
    82.5%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 16 years and older that commute to work by car, truck or van (carpooled)
    183,006
  • Percentage of persons 16 years and older that commute to work by car, truck or van (carpooled)
    9.9%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 16 years and older that commute to work using public transportation (not including taxicabs)
    19,839
  • Percentage of persons 16 years and older that commute to work using public transportation (not including taxicabs)
    1.1%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 16 years and older that walked to work
    40,907
  • Percentage of persons 16 years and older that walked to work
    2.2%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 16 years and older which used other means to commute to work
    21,670
  • Percentage of persons 16 years and older which used other means to commute to work
    1.2%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 16 years and older which worked at home
    57,766
  • Percentage of persons 16 years and older which worked at home
    3.1%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 16 years and older mean travel time to work in minutes
    22.80
  • American Community Survey number of civilian employed persons 16 years and older by occupation
    1,870,879
  • American Community Survey number of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in management, business, science, and arts occupations
    612,516
  • Percentage of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in management, business, science, and arts occupations
    32.7%
  • American Community Survey number of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in service occupations
    313,627
  • Percentage of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in service occupations
    16.8%
  • American Community Survey number of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in sales and office occupations
    452,063
  • Percentage of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in sales and office occupations
    24.2%
  • American Community Survey number of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in natural resources, construction, and maintenance occupations
    181,594
  • Percentage of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in natural resources, construction, and maintenance occupations
    9.7%
  • American Community Survey number of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in production, transportation, and material moving occupations
    311,079
  • Percentage of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in production, transportation, and material moving occupations
    16.6%
  • American Community Survey number of civilian employed persons 16 years and older (Industries)
    1,870,879
  • American Community Survey number of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in the agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining industry
    52,775
  • Percentage of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in the agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining industry
    2.8%
  • American Community Survey number of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in the construction industry
    110,690
  • Percentage of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in the construction industry
    5.9%
  • American Community Survey number of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in the manufacturing industry
    256,824
  • Percentage of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in the manufacturing industry
    13.7%
  • American Community Survey number of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in wholesale trade
    49,210
  • Percentage of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in wholesale trade
    2.6%
  • American Community Survey number of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in retail trade
    223,836
  • Percentage of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in retail trade
    12.0%
  • American Community Survey number of civilian employed persons 16 years and older working in transportation and warehousing, and utilities
    109,783
  • Percentage of civilian employed persons 16 years and older working in transportation and warehousing, and utilities
    5.9%
  • American Community Survey number of civilian employed persons 16 years and older working in the information industry
    31,901
  • Percentage of civilian employed persons 16 years and older working in the information industry
    1.7%
  • American Community Survey number of employed persons 16 years and older working in finance and insurance, and real estate and rental and leasing
    101,123
  • Percentage of civilian employed persons 16 years and older working in finance and insurance, and real estate and rental and leasing
    5.4%
  • American Community Survey number of employed persons 16 years and older working in professional, scientific, and management, and administrative and waste management services
    146,587
  • Percentage of employed persons 16 years and older working in professional, scientific, and management, and administrative and waste management services
    7.8%
  • American Community Survey number of employed persons 16 years and older working in educational services, and health care and social assistance
    456,245
  • Percentage of employed persons 16 years and older working in educational services, and health care and social assistance
    24.4%
  • American Community Survey number of employed persons 16 years and older working in arts, entertainment, and recreation, and accommodation and food services
    158,328
  • Percentage of employed persons 16 years and older working in arts, entertainment, and recreation, and accommodation and food services
    8.5%
  • American Community Survey number of employed persons 16 years and older working in other services, except public administration
    88,395
  • Percentage of employed persons 16 years and older working in other services, except public administration
    4.7%
  • American Community Survey number of employed persons 16 years and older working in public administration
    85,182
  • Percentage of employed persons 16 years and older working in public administration
    4.6%
  • American Community Survey number of employed persons 16 years and older (by class of worker)
    1,870,879
  • American Community Survey number of employed persons 16 years and older which are private wage and salary workers
    1,477,764
  • Percentage of employed persons 16 years and older which are private wage and salary workers
    79.0%
  • American Community Survey number of employed persons 16 years and older which are government workers
    286,821
  • Percentage of employed persons 16 years and older which are government workers
    15.3%
  • American Community Survey number of employed persons 16 years and older which are self employed in own not incorporated business workers
    103,184
  • Percentage of employed persons 16 years and older which are self employed in own not incorporated business workers
    5.5%
  • American Community Survey number of employed persons 16 years and older which are unpaid family workers
    3,110
  • Percentage of employed persons 16 years and older which are unpaid family workers
    0.2%
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation - dollars)
    1,702,235
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) under $10,000
    168,682
  • Percentage income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) under $10,000
    9.9%
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) $10,000 to $14,999
    119,741
  • Percentage income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) $10,000 to $14,999
    7.0%
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) $15,000 to $24,999
    220,919
  • Percentage income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) $15,000 to $24,999
    13.0%
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) $25,000 to $34,999
    195,808
  • Percentage income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) $25,000 to $34,999
    11.5%
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) $35,000 to $49,999
    247,007
  • Percentage income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) $35,000 to $49,999
    14.5%
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) $50,000 to $74,999
    300,197
  • Percentage income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) $50,000 to $74,999
    17.6%
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) $75,000 to $99,999
    186,269
  • Percentage income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) $75,000 to $99,999
    10.9%
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) $100,000 to $149,999
    172,399
  • Percentage income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) $100,000 to $149,999
    10.1%
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) $150,000 to $199,999
    47,882
  • Percentage income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) $150,000 to $199,999
    2.8%
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) $200,000 or more
    43,331
  • Percentage income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) $200,000 or more
    2.5%
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) Median household income (dollars)
    43,342
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) Mean household income (dollars)
    59,312
  • American Community Survey with earnings, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    1,240,319
  • Percentage earnings, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    72.9%
  • American Community Survey earnings, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) Mean earnings (dollars)
    62,236
  • American Community Survey with Social Security, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    569,679
  • Percentage with Social Security, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    33.5%
  • American Community Survey with Social Security, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) Mean Social Security income (dollars)
    16,444
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) with retirement income
    334,864
  • Percentage of income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) with retirement income
    19.7%
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) with retirement income, mean retirement income (dollars)
    20,842
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) with Supplemental Security Income
    135,194
  • Percentage income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) with Supplemental Security Income
    7.9%
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) with Supplemental Security Income, mean Supplemental Security Income (dollars)
    8,736
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) with cash public assistance income
    43,006
  • Percentage of income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) with cash public assistance income
    2.5%
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) with cash public assistance income, mean cash public assistance income (dollars)
    3,221
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) with Food Stamp/SNAP benefits in the past 12 months
    294,172
  • Percentage of income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) with Food Stamp/SNAP benefits in the past 12 months
    17.3%
  • American Community Survey families, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    1,134,316
  • American Community Survey families, under $10,000, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    71,666
  • American Community Survey families, under $10,000, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    6.3%
  • American Community Survey families, $10,000 to $14,999, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    48,288
  • Percentage of families, $10,000 to $14,999, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    4.3%
  • American Community Survey families, $15,000 to $24,999, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    114,700
  • Percentage of families, $15,000 to $24,999, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    10.1%
  • American Community Survey families, $25,000 to $34,999, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    117,064
  • Percentage of families, $25,000 to $34,999, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    10.3%
  • American Community Survey families, $35,000 to $49,999, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    164,901
  • Percentage of families, $35,000 to $49,999, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    14.5%
  • American Community Survey families, $50,000 to $74,999, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    226,884
  • Percentage of families, $50,000 to $74,999, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    20.0%
  • American Community Survey families, $75,000 to $99,999, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    156,995
  • Percentage of families, $75,000 to $99,999, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    13.8%
  • American Community Survey families, $100,000 to $149,999, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    151,934
  • Percentage families, $100,000 to $149,999, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    13.4%
  • American Community Survey families, $150,000 to $199,999, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    43,463
  • Percentage of families, $150,000 to $199,999, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    3.8%
  • American Community Survey families, $200,000 or more, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    38,421
  • Percentage of families, $200,000 or more, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    3.4%
  • American Community Survey median family income, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) (dollars)
    54,928
  • American Community Survey mean family income, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) (dollars)
    70,337
  • American Community Survey per capita income , income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) (dollars)
    23,741
  • American Community Survey non family households, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) (dollars)
    567,919
  • American Community Survey non family households, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) Median non family income (dollars)
    24,435
  • American Community Survey non family households, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) Mean non family income (dollars)
    35,145
  • American Community Survey households, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) Median earnings for workers (dollars)
    26,888
  • American Community Survey households, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) Median earnings for full time employed year-round workers men (dollars)
    43,743
  • American Community Survey households, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) Median earnings for full time employed year-round workers women (dollars)
    33,978
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized civilian persons (Health Insurance)
    4,296,790
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized civilian persons which have health insurance coverage
    3,730,707
  • Percentage of non institutionalized civilian persons which have health insurance coverage
    86.8%
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized civilian persons which have private health insurance coverage
    2,781,219
  • Percentage of non institutionalized civilian persons which have private health insurance coverage
    64.7%
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized civilian persons which have public health insurance coverage
    1,471,091
  • Percentage of non institutionalized civilian persons which have public health insurance coverage
    34.2%
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized civilian persons without health insurance coverage
    566,083
  • Percentage of non institutionalized civilian persons without health insurance coverage
    13.2%
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized civilian persons under 18 years (Health Insurance)
    1,016,118
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized civilian persons under 18 years without health insurance coverage
    56,109
  • Percentage of non institutionalized civilian persons under 18 years without health insurance coverage
    5.5%
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized civilian persons 18 to 64 years of age
    2,689,180
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age
    1,946,031
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized employed civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age
    1,765,930
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized employed civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age which have health insurance coverage
    1,492,031
  • Percentage of non institutionalized employed civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age which have health insurance coverage
    84.5%
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized employed civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age which have private health insurance coverage
    1,423,776
  • Percentage of non institutionalized employed civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age which have private health insurance coverage
    80.6%
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized employed civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age which have public health insurance coverage
    108,610
  • Percentage of non institutionalized employed civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age which have public health insurance coverage
    6.2%
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized employed civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age without health insurance coverage
    273,899
  • Percentage of non institutionalized employed civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age without health insurance coverage
    15.5%
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized unemployed civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age without health insurance coverage
    180,101
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized unemployed civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age with health insurance coverage
    90,639
  • Percentage of non institutionalized unemployed civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age with health insurance coverage
    50.3%
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized unemployed civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age with private health insurance coverage
    57,981
  • Percentage of non institutionalized unemployed civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age with private health insurance coverage
    32.2%
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized unemployed civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age with public health insurance coverage
    36,094
  • Percentage of non institutionalized unemployed civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age with public health insurance coverage
    20.0%
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized unemployed civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age without health insurance coverage
    89,462
  • Percentage of non institutionalized unemployed civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age without health insurance coverage
    49.7%
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized civilian persons not in labor force 18 to 64 years of age (Health Insurance)
    743,149
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized civilian persons not in labor force 18 to 64 years of age which have health insurance coverage
    598,391
  • Percentage of non institutionalized civilian persons not in labor force 18 to 64 years of age which have health insurance coverage
    80.5%
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized civilian persons not in labor force 18 to 64 years of age which have private health insurance coverage
    326,500
  • Percentage of non institutionalized civilian persons not in labor force 18 to 64 years of age which have private health insurance coverage
    43.9%
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized civilian persons not in labor force 18 to 64 years of age which have public health insurance coverage
    335,518
  • Percentage of non institutionalized civilian persons not in labor force 18 to 64 years of age which have health public insurance coverage
    45.1%
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized civilian persons not in labor force 18 to 64 years of age without health insurance coverage
    144,758
  • Percentage of non institutionalized civilian persons not in labor force 18 to 64 years of age without health insurance coverage
    19.5%
  • Percentage of all families with income below poverty level in the past year
    14.4%
  • Percentage of all families with related children with income below poverty level in the past year
    22.6%
  • Percentage of all families with related children under 18 years (under five years only) with income below poverty level in the past year
    25.7%
  • Percentage of married couple families with income below poverty level in the past year
    7.3%
  • Percentage of married couple families with related children under 18 years of age, with income below poverty level in the past year
    10.2%
  • Percentage of married couple families with related children under 18 years of age (related children under 5 years only), with income below poverty level in the past year
    10.5%
  • Percentage of families with women householder without husband, with income below poverty level in the past year
    38.3%
  • Percentage of families with women householder without husband, with related children under 18 years, with income below poverty level in the past year
    49.2%
  • Percentage of families with women householder without husband, with related children under 18 years (related children under 5 years only), with income below poverty level in the past year
    59.3%
  • Percentage of families with income below poverty level in the past year (All persons)
    18.9%
  • Percentage of families with income below poverty level in the past year (Under 18 years of age)
    26.0%
  • Percentage of families with income below poverty level in the past year (Under 18 years of age) Related children
    25.6%
  • Percentage of families with income below poverty level in the past year (Under 18 years of age) Related children under 18 years of age (Related children under 5 years of age)
    30.2%
  • Percentage of families with income below poverty level in the past year (Under 18 years of age) Related children under 18 years of age (Related children 5 to 17 years)
    23.9%
  • Percentage of families with income below poverty level in the past year (18 years of age and older)
    16.8%
  • Percentage of families with income below poverty level in the past year (18 to 64 years of age and older)
    17.9%
  • Percentage of families with income below poverty level in the past year (65 years of age and older)
    11.4%
  • Percentage of families with income below poverty level in the past year (65 years of age and older, people in families)
    15.8%
  • Percentage of families with income below poverty level in the past year (65 years of age and older, not related individuals 15 years of age and above)
    32.9%


Explanation of Symbols
(N) is displayed in columns when the area surveyed can not be shown due to the number of cases sampled being too few.
(-) is displayed in columns when the median is at the lowest interval of an open ended distribution.

Note: The numbers and percentages provided are estimates only and contain a margin of error. All estimates are collected from the census bureau, the margin of error can be viewed by referring to American Community Survey's tables and charts.