Owensboro employment information

Income per capita$21,343$23,741$28,555
Median household income$38,213$43,342$53,482
Median income owner occupied$52,051$55,166$68,142
Median income renter occupied$24,117$24,735$33,219
Median earnings male$29,165$32,091$36,116
Median earnings female$21,093$22,404$25,692
Unemployment rate4.7%5.5%5.8%
Poverty level19.6%18.9%15.6%

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  • The income per capita in Owensboro is 25% lower than the national average.
  • The median household income in Owensboro is 29% lower than the national average.
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings.
  • The unemployment rate in Owensboro is 20% lower than the national average.
  • The poverty level in Owensboro is 25% higher than the national average.

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Hours worked per week

Owensboro median earnings by income bracket

Owensboro employment by industry

Labour TypeMaleFemale
Construction industry10.0%1.1%
Manufacturing sector21.2%2.4%
Financial & insurance services3.1%8.5%
Wholesale & retail services18.7%15.4%
Public administration3.2%2.5%
Transportation, warehousing & utilities6.7%2.8%
Education, health & social services10.7%37.6%

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Owensboro, KY58,000$38,21329%

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Casper, WY57,815$57,5118%
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Owensboro, KY58,000$38,21329%
Source: The Owensboro, KY employment data displayed above is derived from the United States Census Bureau.