TVA Region Workforce

The businesses of the Tennessee Valley take advantage of the region's diverse and talented workforce. Use the information below to learn more about each subregion's workforce assets.

Middle Tennessee

Population: 2.25 million
Jobs: 987,645
Average Earnings: $56,855
Unemployed: 59,596

Southeast Valley

Population: 1.65 million
Jobs: 578,556
Average Earnings: $46,637
Unemployed: 51,437

Kentucky

Population: 620,000
Jobs: 218,150
Average Earnings: $44,978
Unemployed: 21,493

Northeast Valley

Population: 1.8 million
Jobs: 689,942
Average Earnings: $49,092
Unemployed: 53,280

North Alabama

Population: 1.13 million
Jobs: 427,585
Average Earnings: $53,969
Unemployed: 30,182

North Mississippi

Population: 1.2 million
Jobs: 417,019
Average Earnings: $41,848
Unemployed: 40,601

West Tennessee

Population: 1.6 million
Jobs: 673,644
Average Earnings: $56,599
Unemployed: 54,313