Rusk County Profiles

Rusk County

Population

Total Population

15,031

Population
Growth Rate

0.20%

Median Age

48

Diversity Index

11.500

Housing & Income

Households

6,348

Total Housing Units

9,097


Owner Occupied

5,042

Renter Occupied

1,306

Vacant

2,749

Median Home Value

$123,885


Average Home Value

$167,612

Income
Growth Rate

Median
Household Income

0.20%


Per Capita Income

2.63%

Income Projection

Median Household

$40,091 $44,063


Average Household

$53,104 $60,477


Per Capita

$22,441 $25,548

Workforce

Total Businesses

599

Total Employed

5,559

Workers 16+

6,367

Manufacturing Businesses

Manufacturing Businesses SVG Graphic

Businesses

28

Employed

1,366

Retail Trade Businesses

Retail Trade Businesses SVG Graphic

Businesses

72

Employed

922

HealthCare/Social Assist

HealthCare/Social Assist SVG Graphic

Businesses

40

Employed

619

Educational Services - Businesses

Educational Services - Businesses SVG Graphic

Businesses

13

Employed

538

Building Matl/Garden Equip

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Businesses

13

Employed

467

Accommodation/Food Service

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Businesses

62

Employed

387

Some
High School

819

Graduated
High School

4,140

Associates
Degree

1,284

Bachelor's
Degree

1,194

Graduate
Degree

612

Average Commute Time

21 min.



Resident Commuters

5,011

Non-Resident Commuters

1,270

Drive Alone

4,829

Carpooled

694

Public

30

Work At Home

477