Business & Industry

  Summary of Recent Locations and Expansions, 2018-Present  
    Companies Jobs Investment  
 Manufacturing Location00$0 
 Manufacturing Expansion1N/A$100,000 
 Service & Technology Location00$0 
 Service & Technology Expansion00$0 
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Note: Totals include announced locations and expansions.
Source: Kentucky Cabinet for Economic Development (12/19/2018).

  Employment by Major Industry by Place of Work, 2017  
    Jackson County Labor Market Area  
  Employment Percent Employment Percent  
 Total All Industries2,179100.082,440100.0 
 Total Private Industries89841.260,09972.9 
 Natural Resources and Mining110.54240.5 
 Trade, Transportation and Utilities22610.414,44417.5 
 Financial Activities612.81,9662.4 
 Professional and Business Services211.08,85110.7 
 Education and Health Services30213.911,05613.4 
 Leisure and Hospitality401.87,8109.5 
 Other Services and Unclassified391.81,3321.6 
  Source: JobsEQ, Chmura Economics.  

  Top 20 by Employment (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 & tacking81998 
 Phillips Diversified Mfg IncMetal fab and assembly, mechanical and electronic assembly, metal fabrication441994 
 Phillips Diversified Mfg IncContract manufacturer for printed circuit board assembly, appliance control panels, electromechanical & electronic assemblies. Industrial automation. Assemble and upgrade automatic guided vehicle systems.352006 
 Senture LLCCall Center Support1402017 
 Brewer's Truss CoRoof trusses71993 
 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 products1171995 
 The Allen CompanyCrushed stone & limestone281948 
 FRF IncFurniture manufacturer: hickory chairs, barstools, settees, benches, sofas, lounge chairs, ottomans, beds, mirrors, dining & game tables41999 
  Source: Kentucky Cabinet for Economic Development (12/19/2018).