Business & Industry

  Summary of Recent Locations and Expansions, 2016-Present  
    Companies Jobs Investment  
 Manufacturing Location00$0 
 Manufacturing Expansion15$1,900,000 
 Service & Technology Location2150$21,420,000 
 Service & Technology Expansion00$0 
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Note: Totals include announced locations and expansions.
Source: Kentucky Cabinet for Economic Development (12/19/2018).

  Employment by Major Industry by Place of Work, 2017  
    Lincoln County Labor Market Area  
  Employment Percent Employment Percent  
 Total All Industries5,326100.0162,055100.0 
 Total Private Industries3,02856.9122,05975.3 
 Natural Resources and Mining90.28880.5 
 Trade, Transportation and Utilities68312.829,02417.9 
 Financial Activities1522.94,0422.5 
 Professional and Business Services4658.714,2068.8 
 Education and Health Services55910.522,27413.7 
 Leisure and Hospitality3917.315,1819.4 
 Other Services and Unclassified911.72,8741.8 
  Source: JobsEQ, Chmura Economics.  

  Top 20 by Employment (Manufacturing & Service & Technology Firms Only)  
  Firm Product(s)/Service(s) Emp. Year
 Pitman Creek Wholesale LLCProvides wholesale sporting goods to retailers in 40 states462000 
 Wolford & Wethington Mills IncSawmill: rough & kiln dried lumber, logs, wood chips, sawdust, fencing & tobacco sticks101974 
 DecoArt IncAcrylic paints for arts, crafts and home decorating.1541977 
 Dix River Stone Co IncCrushed stone quarry61987 
 Lincoln County Ready Mix IncReady-mixed concrete101978 
 Lincoln Manufacturing USA LLCSteel stamping, welding, and machining operations to produce parts for the automotive industry.1321995 
 Lincoln Tool & Die Co IncMachine shop: parts, tool & die. Repair & make new machinery parts for factories141978 
 Tillett's Uniforms IncBand uniforms, choir robes, flags & dresses141984 
 Tin Man Manufacturing CompanyManufacture metal and roofing siding panels and trim components; also wood roof trusses172010 
  Source: Kentucky Cabinet for Economic Development (12/19/2018).