Regional Data

Regional Data

WORKFORCE SNAPSHOT

103,230


HTL REGION POPULATION

39.0


MEDIAN AGE

537,396


LABORSHED RESIDENTS IN THE WORKFORCE

41.5%


LABOR FORCE PARTICIPATION RATE

32


AVERAGE COMMUTE (in minutes)

INDUSTRY SNAPSHOT

DESCRIPTION % OF JOBS AVG. WAGE
MANUFACTURING 35% $58,746
CONSTRUCTION 13% $47,181
TRANSPORTATION & WAREHOUSING 10% $62,488
WHOLESALE TRADE 5% $65,150
PROFESSIONAL & TECHNICAL SERVICES 3% $53,077
ADMINISTRATIVE SUPPORT 11% $30,185
FINANCE & INSURANCE 5% $53,077
HEALTH CARE & SOCIAL ASSISTANCE 17% $44,664

Location Quotient

MANUFACTURING
2.18

TRANSPORTATION & WAREHOUSING
1.26

EDUCATION & TRAINING FACILITIES in West Tennessee

12


FOUR-YEAR UNIVERSITIES

15


COMMUNITY COLLEGE CAMPUSES

10


STATE & LOCAL WORKFORCE DEV. PROGRAMS

9


TENNESSEE COLLEGES OF APPLIED TECHNOLOGY (TCAT) LOCATIONS

EDUCATION & TRAINING PROGRAMS

Robotics/Automation 
Cert. Production Technician
Mechatronics
CNC Machining
Machine Tool Technician
Packaging Science

HVAC-Refrigeration
Welding
Industrial Maintenance
Automotive Technology
Mechanical Engineering
Industrial Management

Degree Completions

for In-Demand Jobs
Program #of Completions
Industrial Technology 141
HVAC 81
Welding 265
Truck Driving 71
LPN/LVN 334

K-12 EDUCATION

15:1

Student-Teacher Ratio

18,666

Students in Public School System

95.7%


Graduation Rate

60%


College Going Rate

88.1%


FAFSA Filing Rate

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