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LABOR FORCE IN LAWRENCE COUNTY

 

Area Civilian Labor Force Number Employed
Lawrence County 16,790 15,100
     
     
Industry Group Establishments Employees
Manufacturing (31-33) 57 2,030
Retail Trade (44 & 45) 172 1,602
Accommodation and Food Services 54 1,078
Education Services 2 1,056
Wholesale Trade 44 810
Transportation and Warehousing (48 & 49) 10 85
Public Administration 15 512
Construction 67 451
Finance and Insurance 44 237
Professional, Scientific & Technical Svc 48 147
Utilities 6 123
Other Services (except Public Admin.) 56 117
Information 9 112
Arts, Entertainment, and Recreation 9 52
Real Estate and Rental and Leasing 21 56
Admin., Support, Waste Mgmt, Remediation 21 157
Management of Companies and Enterprises 3 23
     
Resident Employment Reported by Group Occupation (2006 Data)
Occupation Group
Production occupations 3,689
Office and administrative support occupations 2,060
Transportation and material moving occupations 1,771
Sales and related occupations 1,516
Construction and extraction occupations 1,372
Management occupations 983
Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations 923
Education, training, and library occupations 892
Healthcare practitioners and technical occupations 754
Food preparation and serving related occupations 677
     
     
Employed Residents Working in 2000 Number (#) Percent (%)
Outside the County of Residence 3931 23.4
     
Commute Times Number (#) Percent (%)
Less than 5 mins. 703 4.3
5 to 9 mins. 2,019 12.4
10 to 14 mins. 2,705 16.6
15 to 19 mins. 2,643 16.2
20 to 24 mins. 2,245 13.8
25 to 29 mins. 974 6
30 to 34 mins. 2,046 12.6
35 to 39 mins. 410 2.5
40 to 44 mins. 405 2.5
45 to 59 mins. 944 5.8
60 to 89 mins. 650 4
90 or more mins. 535 3.3
Total did not work at home 16,279 100
     
Labor Participation Rate (%)
Total 69.7  
 
Education & Labor Force Enrollment Graduates
High School (Public/Private) 2,168 17,128
4 Year University (Full-Time) 974 2,270
Graduate or Professional School 84  

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