Barton County

Barton County is a certified Work Ready Community that is actively engaged in maintaining their status.
Showing: Jan 1, 2012 to Nov 30, 2022

Goals updated only for participating counties

Status History:

Certified: Jan 2016

Maintained 1: Jun 2022

visit county website Visit County Website
Official ACT Work Ready Communities Certified badge superscript of a grey circle with the letter I in the middle of it

80%

of maintaining goals completed

chart showing 80 of maintaining goals completed for the county

Barton County

ACT WorkKeys National Career Readiness Certificate [NCRC]

Workforce Total
NCRC
Bronze
NCRC
Silver
NCRC
Gold
NCRC
Platinum
NCRC
NCRC
Plus
Emerging High School 416 98 224 75 19 +
College 26 + 12 9 + +
Current Private 83 21 44 18 0 +
Public 65 19 39 6 + +
Transitioning Adult Education 0 0 0 0 0 0
Unemployed 171 40 95 32 + 5
Recent Veteran 0 0 0 0 0 0
Workforce category not identified 7 0 5 + 0 0
Totals 768 182 419 142 25 10

The table above is a detailed breakdown of the same ACT WorkKeys NCRC data presented in the upper right box on this page and represents ACT WorkKeys NCRCs earned or improved throughout the community. All ACT WorkKeys NCRC data is updated monthly.

+ Value less than 4

 
 

Employers in Barton County recognize or recommend the ACT WorkKeys NCRC

  • Barton Co. Memorial Hospital
  • City of Lamar
  • Seed and Farm Supply
  • Crossland Construction Company Inc.
  • MACO Creations
  • Westco
  • Shear Innovations
  • Truman Healthcare & Rehabilitation
    Center
  • Bennett Incorporated
  • Lamartis
  • The Med Station
  • CY6 Designs
  • Blue Top Quilt Shop
  • Blue Top Inn & Sweets
  • Denny's
  • McFadden Land & Title
  • D&D Sexton INC
  • Polston Contruction
  • Family Medical Center of Lamar
  • Higgins Pallet Co Inc
  • Redneck Hunting Blinds
  • Jones Plumbing
  • Runion CPA
  • Johnson Construction & Development
  • Cox Barton County Hospital

Does your business support job applicants with an ACT WorkKeys National Career Readiness Certificate?

Learn Why It's Important Please join this list.