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

Rowan (pronounced /ɹoˈæn/)[citation needed] is a county located in the U.S. state of Kentucky. As of 2000, the population was 22,094. Its county seat is Morehead. The county was created in 1856 from adjacent counties originally part of Mason county, and named for John Rowan, who represented Kentucky in the U.S. House and Senate. With regard to the sale of alcohol, it is classified as a moist county—a county in which alcohol sales are prohibited (a dry county), but containing a "wet" city, in this case Morehead, where package alcohol sales are allowed. (from wikipedia)

General Information
Kentucky State$72,950 Average House Value (as of 2000)
22,487 Population (as of 2000)$25,064 Average House Income (as of 2000)
21,570 Population (current)296.0 Square Miles of Land
2.0 Average Persons Per Household (as of 2000)0.4 Square Miles of Water

Business Information
477 Number of Businesses (as of 2003)$36,478,000 Total First Quarter Payroll (as of 2003)
7,096 Number of Employees (as of 2003)$155,830,000 Total Annual Payroll (as of 2003)

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