Catlettsburg is a very small city located in the state of Kentucky. With a population of 1,759 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Catlettsburg is the 199th largest community in Kentucky. Much of the housing stock in Catlettsburg was built prior to World War II, making it one of the older and more historic cities in the country.
Unlike some cities, Catlettsburg isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Catlettsburg are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Catlettsburg is a city of service providers, sales and office workers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Catlettsburg who work in office and administrative support (16.30%), healthcare suport services (12.22%), and sales jobs (11.71%).
Being a small city, Catlettsburg does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.
The rate of college-level education in Catlettsburg is quite a bit lower than the national average among all cities of 21.84%: just 10.84% of people here over 25 have a bachelor's degree or an advanced degree.
The per capita income in Catlettsburg in 2010 was $18,752, which is lower middle income relative to Kentucky, and low income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $75,008 for a family of four. However, Catlettsburg contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Catlettsburg home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Catlettsburg residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Catlettsburg include Irish, English, Scottish, German, and Scots-Irish.
The most common language spoken in Catlettsburg is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Polish.