Catlettsburg, KY

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Living in Catlettsburg

Catlettsburg is a very small city located in the state of Kentucky. With a population of 1,780 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Catlettsburg is the 203rd largest community in Kentucky. Catlettsburg has an unusually large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic cities.

Catlettsburg is a decidedly white-collar city, with fully 86.40% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Catlettsburg is a city of sales and office workers, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Catlettsburg who work in office and administrative support (26.78%), healthcare suport services (11.30%), and teaching (11.09%).

The city is relatively quiet, having a combination of lower population density and few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. For example, Catlettsburg has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Catlettsburg a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.

The population of Catlettsburg has a very low overall level of education: only 9.26% of people over 25 hold a 4-year college degree or higher.

The per capita income in Catlettsburg in 2018 was $18,545, 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 $74,180 for a family of four. Catlettsburg also has one of the higher rates of people living in poverty in the nation, with 32.72% of its population below the federal poverty line.

Catlettsburg is a somewhat ethnically-diverse city. 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 English, German, Scottish, Irish, and European.

The most common language spoken in Catlettsburg is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Polish.

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