Business & Industry

  Summary of Recent Locations and Expansions, 2018-Present  
    Companies Jobs Investment  
 Manufacturing Location00$0 
 Manufacturing Expansion117$600,000 
 Service & Technology Location00$0 
 Service & Technology Expansion1N/A$330,000 
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Note: Totals include announced locations and expansions.
Source: Kentucky Cabinet for Economic Development (11/15/2018).

  Employment by Major Industry by Place of Work, 2017  
    Webster County Labor Market Area  
  Employment Percent Employment Percent  
 Total All Industries3,500100.0221,939100.0 
 Total Private Industries2,34967.1184,40083.1 
 Natural Resources and Mining2186.22,7951.3 
 Trade, Transportation and Utilities79522.742,73619.3 
 Financial Activities1073.18,6953.9 
 Professional and Business Services702.021,7379.8 
 Education and Health Services3489.937,76617.0 
 Leisure and Hospitality1664.721,9189.9 
 Other Services and Unclassified391.16,6393.0 
  Source: JobsEQ, Chmura Economics.  

  Top 20 by Employment (Manufacturing & Service & Technology Firms Only)  
  Firm Product(s)/Service(s) Emp. Year
 Clay Machine Works IncMachine shop: mining equipment, farm machinery & cylinder repairing; arc welding111967 
 Custom Engineering IncMining machinery parts & equipment301977 
 Collins Engineering IncMachine shop: general & CNC machining, boring & cutting & lathe & mill work. Build molds for the plastic injection molding industry.41985 
 DAPCO IncCoal mine vehicles and steel fabrication & rebuild211989 
 M & M Trucking IncorporatedService transport281999 
 Pioneer Plastics, Inc.Custom injection molding, plastic containers for the food industry, collectibles, critters, research/medical applications & storage481981 
 Timewell Drainage ProductsSingle wall agriculture tubing and large diameter dual wall pipe362007 
 Americold LogisticsBlast freezing operation and cold storage131998 
 Green River Post Co LLCLumber, fence posts122006 
 Phoenix Fabricators & ErectorsManufacturer and erector of elevated water storage tanks351987 
 Scott Manufacturing LLCFabricated fiberglass & insulation251973 
 Tyson Foods Feed MillPoultry feed manufacture and distribution.261995 
  Source: Kentucky Cabinet for Economic Development (11/15/2018).