Regional Data

Lauderdale County 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% $58,770
CONSTRUCTION 6% $35,993
TRANSPORTATION & WAREHOUSING 21% $65,608
WHOLESALE TRADE 6% $64,705
PROFESSIONAL & TECHNICAL SERVICES 2% $55,665
ADMINISTRATIVE SUPPORT 4% $20,791
FINANCE & INSURANCE 6% $62,854
HEALTH CARE & SOCIAL ASSISTANCE 19% $40,130

Location Quotient

MANUFACTURING
2.24

TRANSPORTATION & WAREHOUSING
2.68

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

14:1

Student-Teacher Ratio

4,289

Students in Public School System

98.3%


Graduation Rate

57.1%


College Going Rate

83%


FAFSA Filing Rate

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