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Business & Industry

  Summary of Recent Locations and Expansions, 2016-Present  
    Reported  
    Companies Jobs Investment  
 Manufacturing Location2125$22,710,000 
 Manufacturing Expansion19275$56,752,000 
 Service & Technology Location00$0 
 Service & Technology Expansion325$1,350,000 
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Note: Totals include announced locations and expansions.
Source: Kentucky Cabinet for Economic Development (9/26/2019).
 

  Employment by Major Industry by Place of Work, 2017  
    Henderson County Labor Market Area  
  Employment Percent Employment Percent  
 Total All Industries20,908100.0255,313100.0 
 Total Private Industries17,00081.3213,05283.4 
 Natural Resources and Mining1260.64,4541.7 
 Construction7913.812,6875.0 
 Manufacturing5,18324.837,98714.9 
 Trade, Transportation and Utilities3,42516.447,61418.6 
 Information1920.92,0170.8 
 Financial Activities5052.49,3833.7 
 Professional and Business Services1,6988.125,2389.9 
 Education and Health Services2,63712.642,39116.6 
 Leisure and Hospitality1,7618.423,9239.4 
 Other Services and Unclassified6833.37,3552.9 
  Source: JobsEQ, Chmura Economics.  

  Top 20 by Employment (Manufacturing & Service & Technology Firms Only)  
  Firm Product(s)/Service(s) Emp. Year
Established
 
 Henderson 
 Accuride CorpTruck wheels & rims1501973 
 Allstate Tower IncAST is a full service tower contracting firm. . AST's also manufactures a plethora of steel structures including, but not limited to, telecommunication towers, agricultural material handling, and custom structures.1102005 
 Audubon Metals LLCHeavy-media separator and secondary specification aluminum alloy producer. Recycling process of automobile shredder residue into new aluminum castings2501996 
 Azteca Milling LPMilled Mexican corn flour1241988 
 Brenntag Mid-South IncChemical blending, industrial chemical distribution3021947 
 Cresline Plastic Pipe Co., Inc.Plastic pipe & fittings701966 
 Custom Resins IncNylon & nylon products551957 
 Dana CorporationTruck axles & brake components2751970 
 Gibbs Die Casting Corporation, IncAluminum & magnesium die castings, headquarters8751966 
 Hercules Manufacturing CoInsulated & dry freight truck bodies & trailers601902 
 International PaperRecycled linerboard921994 
 Pittsburg Tank & Tower Co IncManufacture above ground non-pressurized steel welded storage tanks.1252001 
 Service Tool & PlasticsInjection molded plastics1051977 
 Shamrock Technologies IncTeflon recycling, micronized polytetrafluoroethylene, dry lubricant powders.981997 
 Sitex CorporationHeadquarters and uniform supply service1261961 
 SonocoAluminum & steel can ends1051967 
 Taubensee Steel & Wire CoSteel wire581995 
 Robards 
 Century Aluminum Sebree LLCAluminum extrusion billets & ingots5261972 
 Columbia Sportswear CompanyStorage and distribution of footwear and apparel products902004 
 Tyson Foods IncChicken slaughtering, processing & packaging14161995 
  Source: Kentucky Cabinet for Economic Development (9/26/2019).