Grand Rivers employment information

IndexGrand RiversKentuckyNational
Income per capita$40,402$24,802$29,829
Median household income$51,071$44,811$55,322
Median income owner occupied$63,750$56,922$70,586
Median income renter occupied$29,000$26,529$35,192
Median earnings male$42,500$32,723$36,919
Median earnings female$29,750$23,082$26,250
Unemployment rate0.7%4.5%4.7%
Poverty level8.4%18.8%15.1%
The Grand Rivers, KY employment information can be a key indicator when searching for a new job. A good indicator of the strength of the job market is the income per capita and the median household income. The income per capita in Grand Rivers is $40,402, which is 63% higher than than the Kentucky average and 35% higher than than the national average. The median household income is $51,071, which is 14% higher than than the Kentucky average and 8% lower than than the national average. The unemployment rate in Grand Rivers is 1%, which is 85% lower than than the national average. The poverty rate in Grand Rivers is 8% which is 44% lower than than the national average.

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am i middle class

$Input your household income
$34,043$51,071$102,142
City
$29,871$44,811$89,622
State
$36,877$55,322$110,644
Nation
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Did you know?

  • The income per capita in Grand Rivers is 35% higher than the national average.
  • The median household income in Grand Rivers is 8% lower than the national average.
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings.
  • The unemployment rate in Grand Rivers is 85% lower than the national average.
  • The poverty level in Grand Rivers is 44% lower than the national average.

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      Grand Rivers employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry11.0%4.1%
      Manufacturing sector11.0%2.7%
      Financial & insurance services8.2%4.1%
      Wholesale & retail services11.0%17.6%
      Public administration0.0%13.5%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities8.2%0.0%
      Education, health & social services11.0%14.9%
      Other39.7%43.2%

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      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Fredonia, KY487$55,0001%
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      Kuttawa, KY699$52,2126%
      Calvert City, KY2,544$44,93919%
      Benton, KY4,483$42,89622%
      Grand Rivers, KY332$51,0718%

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      Grand Rivers, KY332$51,0718%
      Source: The Grand Rivers, KY employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).