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Business & Industry

  Summary of Recent Locations and Expansions, 2014-Present  
    Reported  
    Companies Jobs Investment  
 Manufacturing Location00$0 
 Manufacturing Expansion2160$2,335,000 
 Service & Technology Location00$0 
 Service & Technology Expansion00$0 
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Note: Totals include announced locations and expansions.
Source: Kentucky Cabinet for Economic Development (6/22/2017).
 

  Employment by Major Industry by Place of Work, 2015  
    Madison County Labor Market Area  
  Employment Percent Employment Percent  
 Total All Industries34,242100.0341,782100.0 
 Total Private Industries26,85478.4281,34582.3 
 Natural Resources and MiningN/AN/A3,5741.0 
 Construction1,3253.913,8244.0 
 Manufacturing5,42815.944,84513.1 
 Trade, Transportation and Utilities4,96414.560,16217.6 
 Information3631.16,5281.9 
 Financial Activities8472.511,5563.4 
 Professional and Business Services4,89014.346,43613.6 
 Education and Health Services4,17612.238,81211.4 
 Leisure and Hospitality4,11812.037,94011.1 
 Other Services and Unclassified6511.97,6602.2 
  Source: U.S. Department of Labor, Bureau of Labor Statistics.  

  Top 20 by Employment (Manufacturing & Service & Technology Firms Only)  
  Firm Product(s)/Service(s) Emp. Year
Established
 
 Berea 
 Berea College CraftsHand crafted wooden furniture & toys, games, brooms, baby blankets, place mats, couch throws, ceramics & jewelry.81893 
 Berea Tool & Cutter GrindingTool and die, cutter grinding, fixtures, prototype, fabricating, machining and repair work.51984 
 Bluegrass Wire TechnologiesFork lift industry electrical wiring harnesses01985 
 Cutting Edge Tools LLCTool and die82001 
 Hitachi Automotive Systems Americas IncManufacture and assembly of brake and suspension systems. Processes include machining, plating, painting, welding, and assembly. Shocks, struts, brakes, compressors.12091987 
 Hitachi Automotive Systems Americas IncBrake and Suspension Products (calipers, shocks, struts)2401987 
 Hyster-Yale Group IncManufacture lift trucks6531973 
 Jade Enterprises IncSorting parts distribution82011 
 Kentucky Steel Center IncSteel service center: coil slitting and steel sheets511996 
 KI (USA) CorporationMachined, metal stamped & cationic painted automotive parts & components, arc & resistance welding1341989 
 Lighthouse Home ProductsCandle manufacturing/distribution521969 
 Middletown Composites IncAircrafts parts and equipment manufacutring152006 
 Middletown Metal Works IncProduct fabrication; machine, weld, paint; fabricated steel products382002 
 Novelis CorporationIngots made from recycled aluminum cans1311989 
 Pittsburgh Glass Works LLCReplacement windshields951989 
 S & S Custom Machining IncMachine shop: general & precision machining; MIG & TIG welding51988 
 Stemco Products IncCommercial highway truck and trailer hubs and brake drums1501973 
 Vetco IncCustom designed and built metal buildings201983 
  Source: Kentucky Cabinet for Economic Development (6/22/2017).