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Careers, Jobs and Education Resources for: Carter County, Kentucky

Carter County is a county located in the U.S. state of Kentucky. It was formed in 1838. As of 2000, the population was 26,889. Its county seat is Grayson, Kentucky. The county is named for Colonel William Grayson Carter. Carter County is one of 55 counties in the Kentucky that is a dry county, meaning the sale of alcoholic beverages is prohibited everywhere in the county. In 2003, Carter County was added to the Huntington-Ashland, WV-KY-OH, Metropolitan Statistical Area (MSA) area and is somewhat of an exurb county for those cities. (from wikipedia)

General Information
Kentucky State$41,020 Average House Value (as of 2000)
27,741 Population (as of 2000)$27,636 Average House Income (as of 2000)
23,968 Population (current)460.4 Square Miles of Land
2.0 Average Persons Per Household (as of 2000)0.1 Square Miles of Water

Business Information
423 Number of Businesses (as of 2003)$20,735,000 Total First Quarter Payroll (as of 2003)
4,687 Number of Employees (as of 2003)$88,810,000 Total Annual Payroll (as of 2003)

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