The table below shows the distribution of industries in Kimball County, Nebraska for the 1st quarter, 2014.
Our manufacturing sector makes up about 20% of our work force. Due to our location on I-80, we have a significant transportation industry (we have no warehousing so the number is for transportation alone). Our local critical access hosipital and clinic, Kimball Health Services, is the reason for the high number of healthcare employees.
|Industry Employment Distribution|
|Transportation and Warehousing (48 & 49)||11||51|
|Accommodation and Food Services||13||76|
|Admin., Support, Waste Mgmt, Remediation||Confidential||Confidential|
|Health Care and Social Assistance||31||180|
|Retail Trade (44 & 45)||19||201|
|Total, All industry||177||1487|
|Source: Nebraska Department of Labor, Office of Labor Market Information, Quarterly Census of Employment and Wages Program|