Business & Industry

  Summary of Recent Locations and Expansions, 2015-Present  
    Companies Jobs Investment  
 Manufacturing Location00$0 
 Manufacturing Expansion12$50,000 
 Service & Technology Location12$450,000 
 Service & Technology Expansion313$19,350,000 
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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  
    Floyd County Labor Market Area  
  Employment Percent Employment Percent  
 Total All Industries10,977100.048,134100.0 
 Total Private Industries8,61978.538,06079.1 
 Natural Resources and MiningN/AN/A2,6065.4 
 Trade, Transportation and Utilities1,97518.010,73122.3 
 Financial Activities3353.11,5793.3 
 Professional and Business Services9558.72,9716.2 
 Education and Health Services2,16119.78,13516.9 
 Leisure and Hospitality8267.52,9726.2 
 Other Services and Unclassified2492.31,1302.3 
  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
 Bluegrass Materials CompanyConcrete block & products41945 
 Porter Steel & Fabrication IncDevelops and constructs specialized metal and steel structures, equipment; material handling products; steel products and fabrication for mining and aggregate industry.51996 
 Betsy Layne 
 Kentucky Oil & Refining Co IncHeadquarters and bulk plant151957 
 Coalfield Telephone Co IncHeadquarters441955 
 H T HackneyWholesale/Distribution561992 
 Primrose Oil, LLCOwner and operator of oil wells112016 
 East Kentucky Network LLCCellular telephone communications, paging services1802000 
 R & S Godwin Truck Body Co LLCSteel & aluminum fabricating: dump truck bodies & trailers851968 
 Unisign CorpMetal, painted, plastic, electrical & wooden signs, neon signs, LED message centers151989 
 Mark West Energy Applachia LLCNatural gas processing & hydrocarbon extracting201957 
 Shirt Gallery LLCFabric screen printing, embroidery, advertising specialties91984 
 Floyd Chronicle & TimesNewspaper & shopping guide publishing & offset printing61927 
 UPSSmall package distribution41N/A 
 UPSSmall package distribution7N/A 
 Worldwide Equipment Enterprises IncHeadquarters; distributors of heavy-duty trucks and replacement parts451967 
  Source: Kentucky Cabinet for Economic Development (7/15/2018).