Whitesburg Jobs

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    Roehl Transport - Whitesburg, KY

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    from Roehl Transport, Inc - 21 hours ago
  • Experienced Class A CDL Truck Driver

    USA Truck - Whitesburg, KY

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    from USA Truck - 2 days ago
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    STI - Whitesburg, KY

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Whitesburg, Kentucky

Whitesburg is a city in Letcher County, Kentucky, United States. The population was 1,600 at the 2000 census. It is the county seat of Letcher County .

Whitesburg Careers

Among the most common occupations in Whitesburg are Management, professional, and related occupations, 38%; Sales and office occupations, 22%; and Construction, extraction, and maintenance occupations, 12%. Approximately 73 percent of workers in Whitesburg, Kentucky work for companies, 15 percent work for the government and 6 percent are self-employed.

Whitesburg Industries

The leading industries in Whitesburg, Kentucky are Educational, health and social services, 29%; Retail trade, 17%; and Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining, 9%. Simply Hired's Whitesburg job listings indicate that the following industries in Whitesburg are hiring the most workers:

Whitesburg Job Salaries

According to government data, the average salary for jobs in Whitesburg, Kentucky is $28,408, and the median income of households in Whitesburg was $28,750.

Average Salaries in Whitesburg, KY

Whitesburg, KY


According to our Whitesburg Trends data, the number of Whitesburg, Kentucky jobs has increased by 104% since July 2013.
Whitesburg job trends

Whitesburg Employment Statistics

Population of Whitesburg
Total population 1,600
Male 44.12%
Female 55.88%
Median age 44.6
Whitesburg Housing
Owner-occupied homes 55.8%
Median cost of a home $73,900
Median mortgage payment $571
Renter-occupied homes 44.2%
Vacant housing 12.4%
Median monthly rent $299
Average Income
Median for all male full-time $31,339
Median for all female full-time $25,478
Household Income
Less than $10,000 18%
$10,000 to $14,999 13%
$15,000 to $24,999 14%
$25,000 to $34,999 13%
$35,000 to $49,999 12%
$50,000 to $74,999 19%
$75,000 to $99,999 3%
$100,000 to $149,999 4%
$150,000 to $199,999 2%
$200,000 or more 2%
Less than 9th grade 18%
9th to 12th grade, no diploma 14%
High school graduate 28%
Some college, no degree 20%
Associate's degree 5%
Bachelor's degree 9%
Graduate degree 6%
Marital Status
Never married 20%
Currently married 59%
Separated 4%
Widowed 10%
Divorced 8%
White 97%
Black or African American 1%
Asian 3%
Other 0%
Whitesburg Commute
Carpool 5.8%
Public transportation 1.2%
Average travel time 16 minutes