Business & Industry

  Summary of Recent Locations and Expansions, 2015-Present  
    Companies Jobs Investment  
 Manufacturing Location145$3,740,000 
 Manufacturing Expansion15$375,000 
 Service & Technology Location00$0 
 Service & Technology Expansion1600$4,500,000 
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Note: Totals include announced locations and expansions.
Source: Kentucky Cabinet for Economic Development (6/1/2018).

  Employment by Major Industry by Place of Work, 2015  
    Rockcastle County Labor Market Area  
  Employment Percent Employment Percent  
 Total All Industries3,492100.0315,757100.0 
 Total Private Industries2,70877.5255,46380.9 
 Natural Resources and Mining00.02,3780.8 
 Trade, Transportation and Utilities36410.457,70218.3 
 Financial Activities1002.911,2823.6 
 Professional and Business Services1022.942,17813.4 
 Education and Health Services1,00328.741,80613.2 
 Leisure and Hospitality38010.935,79111.3 
 Other Services and Unclassified00.07,4332.4 
  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
 EST Tool & Machine IncCustom tooling and machining for the automotive, aerospace, forging and railroad industries. 3 axis CNC machining, CNC lathe work, wire EDM services, welded fabrication301995 
 Mount Vernon 
 B & H Tool Works Inc of Rockcastle CountySpecialty machinery201998 
 eNomalies LLCR&D for Fusion cameras71992 
 Hanson AggregatesCrushed limestone341908 
 PlastisudTools & dies, plastic injection & thermoform molds101989 
 SOURCEHOV IncData processing and mailroom applications6481994 
 Weltrans IncEngineering services; repair and sales of Siemens/Flenders Turbine Engines for Kentucky, Tennessee, Mississippi and Alabama.52008 
  Source: Kentucky Cabinet for Economic Development (6/1/2018).