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Workforce

Ashland Tri-County Labor Shed

Labor Force Estimates

County Labor Force Employed Unemployed Unemployed Rate
Boyd, KY 18,592 17,260 1,332 7.2%
Carter, KY 10,310 9,370 940 9.1%
Elliott, KY 2,171 1,961 210 9.7%
Greenup, KY 13,871 12,796 1,075 7.7%
Lawrence, KY 5,245 4,761 484 9.2%
Lewis, KY 5,087 4,667 420 8.3%
Lawrence, OH 24,803 23,530 1,273 5.1%
Scioto, OH 29,654 27,620 2,034 6.9%
Cabell, WV 41,267 39,642 1,625 3.9%
Wayne, WV 15,571 14,695 876 5.6%
Total 166,571 156,302 10,269 6.2%
Under Employed 20%      

Labor Market Commute Patterns

Outflow   Inflow
Reside in Boyd County & Commute to this county to work: Resident County Commute to Boyd County to Work
12,565 Boyd, KY 12,565
446 Carter, KY 1,641
1,413 Greenup, KY 4,333
201 Lawrence, KY 435
606 Lawrence, OH 3,404
103 Scioto, OH 858
1,203 Cabell, WV 965
577 Wayne, WV 737
4,549 Total (not including Boyd) 12,373

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