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Table 2-10. Major Employers in Hyde County Major Employers Tyrrell County Known for its rich agricultural heritage, Tyrrell County is considered a  gateway to the Outer Banks.   The area is home to a variety of wildlife and in  addition has a strong agricultural and fishing background.  The primary  industries in Tyrrell County are education, healthcare, social assistance,  public administration, agriculture, forestry, fishing, hunting, and mining.  Employment Range NC Department Of Public Safety 100-249 Hyde County Board Of Education 100-249 Rose Acre Farms 100-249 County Of Hyde 100-249 ITW Manufacturing 100-249 Tables 2‐12 and 2‐13 show the major employers and total jobs per industry  sector in Tyrrell County, respectively.  Source: NC Commerce, Labor and Economic Analysis Division, 2014  Table 2-11. Source: http://www.ncnortheast.info/regional‐overview/tyrrell‐county‐nc/;  http://tyrrellcounty.org/index.php/en/  Hyde County Jobs per Industry Sector Industry Estimate Percent 270 11.3% 9 0.4% Major Employers Manufacturing 215 9.0% Tyrrell County Board Of Education 100-249 Wholesale Trade 216 9.0% NC Department Of Public Safety 100-249 Retail Trade 274 11.4% Whitecap Linen 100-249 Transportation and warehousing, and utilities 129 5.4% 0 0.0% Finance and insurance, and real estate and rental and leasing 62 2.6% Source: NC Commerce, Labor and Economic Analysis Division, 2014  Professional, scientific, and management, and administrative and waste management services 47 2.0% Table 2-13. Educational services, and health care and social assistance 592 24.7% Arts, entertainment, and recreation, and accommodation and food services 170 7.1% Other services, except public administration 122 5.1% Public administration 288 12.0% Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing and Hunting, and Mining Construction Information Table 2-12. Employment Range County Of Tyrrell 50-99 Food Lion 50-99 Tyrrell County Jobs per Industry Sector Industry Percent 202 13.8% Construction 140 9.6% Manufacturing 129 8.8% 49 3.3% 171 11.7% Transportation and warehousing, and utilities 17 1.2% Information 14 1.0% Retail Trade   Estimate Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing and Hunting, and Mining Wholesale Trade Source: US Census Bureau, American Community Survey, Selected Economic  Characteristics, 2010‐2012  Page 2‐16  Major Employers in Tyrrell County Background Report