Business & Industry

  Summary of Recent Locations and Expansions, 2017-Present  
    Companies Jobs Investment  
 Manufacturing Location1250$6,000,000 
 Manufacturing Expansion10$300,000 
 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 (12/10/2019).

  Employment by Major Industry by Place of Work, 2017  
    Wayne County Labor Market Area  
  Employment Percent Employment Percent  
 Total All Industries6,280100.051,090100.0 
 Total Private Industries4,49971.636,96872.4 
 Natural Resources and Mining2143.43330.7 
 Trade, Transportation and Utilities83013.28,89717.4 
 Financial Activities1602.51,5163.0 
 Professional and Business Services4236.72,8155.5 
 Education and Health Services86813.88,17516.0 
 Leisure and Hospitality5048.04,4598.7 
 Other Services and Unclassified500.87711.5 
  Source: JobsEQ, Chmura Economics.  

  Top 20 by Employment (Manufacturing & Service & Technology Firms Only)  
  Firm Product(s)/Service(s) Emp. Year
 American Woodmark CorpWooden cabinet doors & frames5551998 
 Cobb Vantress IncChicken breeder2501990 
 ConduentProvide business processing solutions.821987 
 E & E Shoe BrokerageShoe broker/distributor451994 
 Monticello Flooring & Lumber Co IncHardwood flooring951971 
 Monticello Machine Shop IncMachine shop: drilling, boring, cutting, honing, general machining & welding; conveyors, plate & sheet metal fabricating91948 
 Monticello Tool & Die IncTool & die: jigs & fixtures151978 
 Patriot Industries IncAthletic shorts and shirts, backpacks, ammo pouches, coveralls and vests3601998 
 Specialty Wood Products IncRough lumber, crossties, sawing131990 
 Sunstar Houseboats IncAluminum houseboats and yachts181995 
 Trfiecta Ventures, LLCRemodeling and refurbishing houseboats132014 
 Trifecta HouseboatsCustom manufacture of aluminum houseboats802011 
 Trifecta RenovationsManufacture, service and delivery of houseboats and energy efficient modular homes122007 
 W & W Hardwoods IncInterior doors, kitchen cabinet doors, and veneer parts for interior doors1141986 
 Wayne Dry Kilns IncKiln dried & dimension lumber, hardwood veneer slicing, raised hardwood panels.251990 
 Wayne Lumber Co IncWe produce veneer logs, hardwood lumber (rough sawn and kiln dried), precut pallet lumber. Purchaser of hardwood lumber.481966 
  Source: Kentucky Cabinet for Economic Development (12/10/2019).