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 (9/5/2018).

  Employment by Major Industry by Place of Work, 2015  
    Webster County Labor Market Area  
  Employment Percent Employment Percent  
 Total All Industries3,377100.0205,144100.0 
 Total Private Industries2,69579.8180,88988.2 
 Natural Resources and MiningN/AN/A2,7661.3 
 Trade, Transportation and Utilities45313.431,15615.2 
 Financial ActivitiesN/AN/A8,2854.0 
 Professional and Business Services581.720,84210.2 
 Education and Health Services3359.934,84117.0 
 Leisure and HospitalityN/AN/A20,1669.8 
 Other Services and Unclassified00.06,8773.4 
  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
 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 IncCustom injection molding, plastic containers for the food industry, collectibles, critters, research/medical applications & storage421981 
 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 (9/5/2018).