Morehead Jobs

  • Regional Truck Driver - CDL

    J.B. Hunt Transport - Morehead, KY

    With J.B. Hunt, one of America's leading trucking companies, you’ll enjoy solid pay, great benefits and frequent home time. Average annual earnings projected at $55,000 (top...

    from J.B. Hunt Transport - 30+ days ago
  • CDL Truck Driver - Company Over The Road. We Train!

    C.R. England - Morehead, KY

    C.R. England is now hiring Company Over the Road Truck Drivers. With this truck driving job you can expect competitive miles and pay with industry leading benefits. Join one of...

    from C.R. England - 10 days ago
  • Chemical Operations Specialist - Part-Time

    Army National Guard - Morehead, KY

    As an Army National Guard Chemical Operations Specialist, you'll be there and prepared whenever a community is flooded, an earthquake shakes the foundations of a city, a hurricane...

    from Army National Guard - 3 days ago
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Morehead, Kentucky

Morehead is a city of Rowan County, Kentucky, United States. The population was 5,914 at the 2000 census. The city is named for Gov. James T. Morehead. Most of Rowan county now has the ZIP code 40351 or 40313. It is the county seat of Rowan County . Morehead State University is located here.

Morehead Careers

Among the most common occupations in Morehead are Management, professional, and related occupations, 30%; Sales and office occupations, 29%; and Service occupations, 17%. Approximately 56 percent of workers in Morehead, Kentucky work for companies, 29 percent work for the government and 4 percent are self-employed.

Morehead Industries

The leading industries in Morehead, Kentucky are Educational, health and social services, 39%; Retail trade, 15%; and Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services, 11%. Simply Hired's Morehead job listings indicate that the following industries in Morehead are hiring the most workers:

Morehead Job Salaries

According to government data, the average salary for jobs in Morehead, Kentucky is $21,702, and the median income of households in Morehead was $24,014.

Average Salaries in Morehead, KY

Morehead, KY


According to our Morehead Trends data, the number of Morehead, Kentucky jobs has increased by 356% since September 2013.
Morehead job trends

Morehead Employment Statistics

Population of Morehead
Total population 5,914
Male 46.94%
Female 53.06%
Median age 24.9
Morehead Housing
Owner-occupied homes 48.8%
Median cost of a home $88,800
Median mortgage payment $579
Renter-occupied homes 51.2%
Vacant housing 9.9%
Median monthly rent $402
Average Income
Median for all male full-time $23,950
Median for all female full-time $19,455
Household Income
Less than $10,000 21%
$10,000 to $14,999 15%
$15,000 to $24,999 16%
$25,000 to $34,999 13%
$35,000 to $49,999 12%
$50,000 to $74,999 12%
$75,000 to $99,999 5%
$100,000 to $149,999 4%
$150,000 to $199,999 1%
$200,000 or more 1%
Less than 9th grade 12%
9th to 12th grade, no diploma 11%
High school graduate 22%
Some college, no degree 15%
Associate's degree 5%
Bachelor's degree 15%
Graduate degree 21%
Marital Status
Never married 44%
Currently married 37%
Separated 1%
Widowed 7%
Divorced 10%
White 96%
Black or African American 3%
Asian 2%
Other 0%
Morehead Commute
Carpool 10.7%
Public transportation 0.6%
Average travel time 18 minutes