COMMUNITY PROFILE Test

Shepherdsville / Bullitt County
County Population     75,109  (2011)
County Available Labor       4,074  (2011)
Labor Market Area 1,406,527  (2011)
Total Available Labor    126,087  (2011)
County Unemployment Rate 8.6%  (Jan 2013)
Business Cost

Kentucky Index, 2009
(U.S. = 100)

Labor Cost

94

Energy Cost

74

Overall Business Cost

89

 

Gross Domestic Product Per Wage, 2012
Kentucky

$2.24

U.S.

$2.27

Industrial Electric Cost Per KWH, 2011
Kentucky*

$0.0533

U.S.

$0.0682

*Kentucky has the 6th lowest cost for industrial electrical power amongst the 50 states.

Population 2012
Bullitt County

75,896

Labor Market Area

1,412,423

 

Bullitt County
Per Capita Income 2011

$30,533

Median Household Income 2011

$52,033

Median Home Price 2011

$133,000

 

Total Available Labor 2011
Bullitt County

4,074

Labor Market Area

126,087

 

Unemployment Rate 2012
Bullitt County

8.5%

Labor Market Area

8.2%

U.S.

8.1%

 

Average Weekly Wage 2011
Bullitt County

$617

Labor Market Area

$817

U.S.

$924

Contact Information

John R. Snider
Executive Director
Bullitt County Economic Development Authority
300 South Buckman Street
Shepherdsville, KY 40165

Phone: 502-543-1200
Fax: 502-921-9220