Fort Knox employment information

IndexFort KnoxKentuckyNational
Income per capita$18,081$23,741$28,555
Median household income$50,988$43,342$53,482
Median income owner occupied$0$55,166$68,142
Median income renter occupied$50,746$24,735$33,219
Median earnings male$27,681$32,091$36,116
Median earnings female$19,148$22,404$25,692
Unemployment rate4.5%5.5%5.8%
Poverty level9.5%18.9%15.6%

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  • The income per capita in Fort Knox is 37% lower than the national average.
  • The median household income in Fort Knox is 5% lower than the national average.
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings.
  • The unemployment rate in Fort Knox is 23% lower than the national average.
  • The poverty level in Fort Knox is 39% lower than the national average.

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Fort Knox median earnings by income bracket

Fort Knox employment by industry

Labour TypeMaleFemale
Construction industry2.1%3.1%
Manufacturing sector7.8%3.9%
Financial & insurance services0.0%2.3%
Wholesale & retail services11.8%6.0%
Public administration47.9%6.4%
Transportation, warehousing & utilities4.9%4.9%
Education, health & social services6.8%32.1%

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Hunters Hollow, KY366$51,8753%
Shepherdsville, KY11,573$48,5719%
Fort Knox, KY10,240$50,9885%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
Bel Air town, MD10,240$67,92527%
Silver City, NM10,245$38,25828%
Smithfield, UT10,233$57,6978%
Watervliet, NY10,250$44,15917%
Beecher, MI10,230$22,83357%
Fort Knox, KY10,240$50,9885%
Source: The Fort Knox, KY employment data displayed above is derived from the United States Census Bureau.