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Business & Industry

  Summary of Recent Locations and Expansions, 2015-Present  
    Reported  
    Companies Jobs Investment  
 Manufacturing Location150$1,550,000 
 Manufacturing Expansion10$40,000 
 Service & Technology Location00$0 
 Service & Technology Expansion11$125,000 
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Note: Totals include announced locations and expansions.
Source: Kentucky Cabinet for Economic Development (7/15/2018).
 

  Employment by Major Industry by Place of Work, 2015  
    Hopkins County Labor Market Area  
  Employment Percent Employment Percent  
 Total All Industries17,512100.087,633100.0 
 Total Private Industries14,27581.570,35980.3 
 Natural Resources and Mining1,1686.71,2801.5 
 Construction6273.63,1853.6 
 Manufacturing2,07911.914,75516.8 
 Trade, Transportation and Utilities3,57620.414,09616.1 
 Information890.56860.8 
 Financial Activities5503.12,5032.9 
 Professional and Business Services5703.37,3408.4 
 Education and Health Services2,97217.011,26612.9 
 Leisure and Hospitality1,4668.46,3297.2 
 Other Services and Unclassified7954.52,3792.7 
  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
Established
 
 Dawson Springs 
 AllSource Transportation, LLCHigh-quality seed distribution82011 
 Mine Equipment & Mill SupplyExplosives, mine supplies, shot service401959 
 The Dawson Springs ProgressNewspaper publishing & offset printing11919 
 Wink Equipment IncAluminum trailer manufacturer for the logistics industry202017 
  Source: Kentucky Cabinet for Economic Development (7/15/2018).