Regional Data

Lauderdale County Data

WORKFORCE SNAPSHOT

105,219


HTL REGION POPULATION

38.5


MEDIAN AGE

517,227


LABORSHED RESIDENTS IN THE WORKFORCE

59%


LABOR FORCE PARTICIPATION RATE

32


AVERAGE COMMUTE (in minutes)

INDUSTRY SNAPSHOT

DESCRIPTION % OF JOBS AVG. WAGE
MANUFACTURING 41% $59,331
CONSTRUCTION 8% $28,269
TRANSPORTATION & WAREHOUSING 10% $60,347
WHOLESALE TRADE 7% $60,595
PROFESSIONAL & TECHNICAL SERVICES 2% $49,498
ADMINISTRATIVE SUPPORT 4% $17,418
FINANCE & INSURANCE 7% $57,080
HEALTH CARE & SOCIAL ASSISTANCE 20% $42,203

2017 Location Quotient

MANUFACTURING
2.35

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
Maintenance Technology 100
Industrial Maintenance 151
Welding 197
Truck Driving 100
LPN/LVN 342

K-12 EDUCATION

14:1

Student-Teacher Ratio

4,291

Students in Public School System

98.3%


Graduation Rate

57.1%


College Going Rate

83%


FAFSA Filing Rate

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