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  ECONOMY OVERVIEW
  

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
  POPULATION BY OCCUPATION
  Management, business, finance  10.35%14.54%
  Engineering, computers, science  3.10%5.34%
  Community, social services  2.32%1.67%
  Legal  1.57%1.16%
  Education, library  5.45%6.13%
  Arts, design, media, sports, entertainment  1.27%1.91%
  Healthcare practitioners and technology  6.84%5.67%
  Healthcare support  4.68%2.51%
  Firefighters, law enforcement  2.17%2.23%
  Food preparation, serving  10.36%5.76%
  Building maintenance  4.25%4.01%
  Personal care  3.29%3.65%
  Sales, office, administrative support  25.30%24.36%
  Farming, fishing, forestry  0.00%0.73%
  Construction, extraction, maintenance/repair  5.67%8.24%
  Production, transportation, material moving  13.39%12.09%

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  8/8/2014
Stay far away!

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)

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  12/24/2013
hometown

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)

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  8/26/2013
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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