Business & Industry

  Summary of Recent Locations and Expansions, 2015-Present  
    Companies Jobs Investment  
 Manufacturing Location1250$6,000,000 
 Manufacturing Expansion330$1,800,000 
 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 (4/13/2018).

  Employment by Major Industry by Place of Work, 2015  
    Wayne County Labor Market Area  
  Employment Percent Employment Percent  
 Total All Industries5,234100.045,267100.0 
 Total Private Industries4,26381.436,90181.5 
 Natural Resources and MiningN/AN/A00.0 
 Trade, Transportation and Utilities83415.98,24518.2 
 Financial ActivitiesN/AN/A1,2992.9 
 Professional and Business Services00.02,4705.5 
 Education and Health ServicesN/AN/A6,55814.5 
 Leisure and Hospitality4658.94,2499.4 
 Other Services and Unclassified641.27871.7 
  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
 American Woodmark CorpWooden cabinet doors & frames5591998 
 Belden IncElectronic wire & cable1301973 
 Cobb Vantress IncChicken breeder2501990 
 ConduentProvide business processing solutions.751987 
 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 & fixtures161978 
 Patriot Industries IncAthletic shorts and shirts, backpacks, ammo pouches, coveralls and vests601998 
 Specialty Wood Products IncRough lumber, crossties, sawing131990 
 Sunstar Houseboats IncAluminum houseboats and yachts171995 
 Trifecta HouseboatsCustom manufacture of aluminum houseboats502011 
 Trifecta RenovationsRemodeling and refurbishing houseboats132014 
 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 doors1501986 
 Wayne Dry Kilns IncKiln dried & dimension lumber, hardwood veneer slicing, raised hardwood panels.201990 
 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 (4/13/2018).