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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
  Income Less Than 15K  22.99%12.55%
  Income between 15K and 20K  10.37%5.36%
  Income between 20K and 30K  15.09%10.42%
  Income between 30K and 40K  10.74%9.80%
  Income between 40K and 50K  6.50%8.80%
  Income between 50K and 60K  7.90%7.90%
  Income between 60K and 75K  8.08%9.93%
  Income between 75K and 100K  5.65%12.16%
  Income between 100K and 150K  8.35%13.01%
  Income between 150K and 200K  2.19%5.04%
  Income greater than 200K  2.16%5.03%
  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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