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The unemployment rate in Paducah, Kentucky, is 7.00%, with job growth of -3.15%. Future job growth over the next ten years is predicted to be 26.69%.

Paducah, Kentucky Taxes
Paducah, Kentucky,sales tax rate is 6.00%. Income tax is 8.80%.

Paducah, Kentucky Income and Salaries

The income per capita is $24,938, which includes all adults and children. The median household income is $31,338.

  ECONOMYPaducah, KentuckyUnited States
  Unemployment Rate  7.00%5.20%
  Recent Job Growth  -3.15%1.59%
  Future Job Growth  26.69%37.98%
  Sales Taxes  6.00%6.00%
  Income Taxes  8.80%4.60%
  Income per Cap.  $24,938$28,555
  Household Income  $31,338$53,482
  Family Median Income  $46,823$65,443
  Agriculture, forestry, fishing, hunting  0.75%1.35%
  Mining, quarrying, oil and gas extraction  1.11%0.61%
  Construction  2.70%6.19%
  Manufacturing  8.23%10.41%
  Wholesale trade  2.60%2.72%
  Retail trade  15.02%11.55%
  Transportation and warehousing  5.01%4.11%
  Utilities  00
  Information  0.47%2.12%
  Finance and insurance  4.35%4.69%
  Real estate, rental, leasing  1.09%1.89%
  Professional, scientific, technical services  4.09%6.68%
  Management of companies  0.00%0.08%
  Administrative, support, waste mgt svcs  4.57%4.27%
  Educational services  8.42%9.34%
  Health care and social assistance  19.88%13.81%
  Arts, entertainment, recreation  1.89%2.16%
  Accommodation, food services  10.74%7.44%
  Other services  4.54%4.94%
  Public administration  3.60%4.80%


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Move here six years ago, and was very optimistic. I love meeting new people and adventure. Me my husband and two kids moved here from Louisville are. This place is like... (Read More)




i was born and raised in paducah moved to california 1979 i want to move back so bad but i live on fixed income and pay 1,000d in rent so can't save up have to go to... (Read More)



Nice People, Boring Town

I moved here for my husband's job 2 years ago with our 2 small children. I immediately noticed how friendly everyone is. At least to your face, because it didn't take... (Read More)



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