View the full report "Economic Indicators" at http://www.development.kingsporttn.gov/Reports+Statistics+Demographics
Comparing 2005 to 2010, Kingsport’s unemployment rate remained constant (even during the Great Recession of 2010). Comparing 2010 to 2009, unemployment in Kingsport decreased by 3.2% as 380 additional residents found employment.
Tilden J. Fleming, AICP
Assistant City Manager for Development
City of Kingsport, Tennessee
Phone: 423.229.9381 (desk/cell)
"There's something here that gives me piece of mind, I'm right at home here where I'm living....there may be something more than what I see from my front porch, but God you know this looks like heaven". - Brinley Addington