COST

Letcher County

Population

Total Population

25,831

Population
Growth Rate

0.57%

Median Age

43

Diversity Index

5.900

Housing & Income

Households

10,601

Total Housing Units

12,305


Owner Occupied

8,158

Renter Occupied

2,443

Vacant

1,704

Median Home Value

$69,145


Average Home Value

$86,241

Income
Growth Rate

Median
Household Income

0.62%


Per Capita Income

2.16%

Income Projection

Median Household

$30,435 $33,114


Average Household

$44,712 $49,676


Per Capita

$18,362 $20,430

Workforce

Total Businesses

577

Total Employed

5,308

Workers 16+

6,935

AG/Forestry/Fish/Hunting

Businesses

2

Employed

4

Mining

Businesses

11

Employed

321

Utilities

Businesses

5

Employed

56

Construction

Businesses

21

Employed

94

Manufacturing

Businesses

17

Employed

181

Wholesale Trade

Businesses

14

Employed

52

Some
High School

2,677

Graduated
High School

6,067

Associates
Degree

1,989

Bachelor's
Degree

1,290

Graduate
Degree

1,101

Average Commute Time

26 min.



Resident Commuters

4,917

Non-Resident Commuters

1,530

Drive Alone

5,831

Carpooled

631

Public

51

Work At Home

262