Business & Industry

  Summary of Recent Locations and Expansions, 2011-Present  
    Companies Jobs Investment  
 Manufacturing Location00$0 
 Manufacturing Expansion 225$1,254,000 
 Supportive/Service Location 00$0 
 Supportive/Service Expansion 00$0 
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Note: Totals include announced locations and expansions.
Source: Kentucky Cabinet for Economic Development (11/5/2014).

  Employment by Major Industry by Place of Work, 2012  
    Jackson County Labor Market Area  
  Employment Percent Employment Percent  
  All Industries 2,243 100.0 69,736 100.0  
  Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing and Hunting 0 0.0 N/A N/A  
  Mining 0 0.0 508 0.7  
  Construction 48 2.1 1,951 2.8  
  Manufacturing 457 20.4 9,221 13.2  
  Trade, Transportation, and Utilities 190 8.5 12,005 17.2  
  Information 60 2.7 1,439 2.1  
  Financial Activities 0 0.0 1,801 2.6  
  Services 334 14.9 23,991 34.4  
  Public Administration 13 0.6 4,292 6.2  
  Other N/A N/A N/A N/A  
  Source: U.S. Department of Labor, Bureau of Labor Statistics.  

  Major Business & Industry (Manufacturing & Service & Technology Firms Only)  
  Firm Product(s)/Service(s) Emp. Year
 JC Tec IndustriesInjection molded plastic parts, assemblies, and wire & harness boards, military tent stakes and tent lanyards, portable furniture, sewing & tacking101998 
 Phillips Diversified Mfg IncPlastic injection molded components, mechanical and electronic assembly, vacuum form molding and metal fabrication351994 
 Precision Solutions LLCContract manufacturer for printed circuit board assembly, appliance control panels, ice makers, electromechanical & electronic assemblies252006 
 BAE SystemsMilitary support items: helmet covers, packs, air safe vests, molle (load bearing equipment)1901995 
 Brewer's Truss CoRoof trusses51993 
 Gabbard Sign Co IncElectrical, fluorescent, neon & channel letter signs. Manufacture and install and repairs to commercial signs. Electrical neon and channel letters service.111996 
 Jackson County Sun IncWeekly newspaper publishing21926 
 Phoenix Products IncMetal and composite products for the military, and upholstery products231995 
 The Allen CompanyCrushed stone & limestone281948 
 FRF IncFurniture manufacturer: hickory chairs, barstools, settees, benches, sofas, lounge chairs, ottomans, beds, mirrors, dining & game tables151999 
  Source: Kentucky Cabinet for Economic Development (11/5/2014).