Catlettsburg is a very small city located in the state of Kentucky. With a population of 1,808 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 where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Catlettsburg is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce 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 sales jobs (15.98%), maintenance occupations (10.58%), and office and administrative support (7.47%).
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.
Catlettsburg is a small city, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.
The population of Catlettsburg has a very low overall level of education: only 6.65% of people over 25 hold a 4-year college degree or higher.
The per capita income in Catlettsburg in 2010 was $15,428, which is low income relative to Kentucky and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $61,712 for a family of four.
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 German, English, Scottish, and Italian.
The most common language spoken in Catlettsburg is English. Other important languages spoken here include German and Japanese.