Business & Industry

  Summary of Recent Locations and Expansions, 2017-Present  
    Companies Jobs Investment  
 Manufacturing Location2331$11,675,000 
 Manufacturing Expansion3270$112,218,148 
 Service & Technology Location00$0 
 Service & Technology Expansion215$10,175,000 
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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  
    Bourbon County Labor Market Area  
  Employment Percent Employment Percent  
 Total All Industries7,472100.0392,912100.0 
 Total Private Industries5,52674.0290,72374.0 
 Natural Resources and Mining91812.34,9691.3 
 Trade, Transportation and Utilities1,42519.164,96916.5 
 Financial Activities2343.112,3163.1 
 Professional and Business Services3044.146,36411.8 
 Education and Health Services7299.845,17711.5 
 Leisure and Hospitality6298.441,42310.5 
 Other Services and Unclassified1421.98,8212.2 
  Source: JobsEQ, Chmura Economics.  

  Top 20 by Employment (Manufacturing & Service & Technology Firms Only)  
  Firm Product(s)/Service(s) Emp. Year
 Murray Equipment & Machine InclMine equipment repair82015 
 AgTech Scientific, LLCHemp cloning and CBD product manufacturing1002019 
 Avantor Performance MaterialsHigh purity chemicals1901978 
 Bourbon Limestone CoCrushed & broken limestone211961 
 CMWAAutomotive wheels; steel and aluminum4801986 
 Ennis Flint CompanyManufactures traffic paint, traffic ancillary products, thermal plastics, and other paint support product essentials; wholesaler112016 
 EnovaPremier of Kentucky LLCTire & wheel assembly1052001 
 Greenfield World Trade, Inc.Commercial restaurant appliance manufacturing and distribution.602018 
 Hinkle Contracting Company LLCHeadquarters351942 
 Hinkle Environmental Services LLCRoad and highway slide repairs, grade and drain, underground storage tank removal292012 
 ITW Commercial ConstructionPowder actuated fasteners, fastening systems, stud guns271978 
 Jobes CompanyFertilizer spikes, lawn care products221972 
 Kentucky Bancshares IncHeadquarters/corporate office381851 
 Kentucky Smelting Technology (KST)Aluminum smelting502005 
 Mingua Beef JerkyBeef jerky412005 
 Paris Machining LLCMachine steering arms & tie rods for heavy-duty trucks.422010 
 Pizza Wholesale of Lexington IncDistributor of pizza products to convenient stores.1602004 
 Roeder Cartage Co IncTrucking company281995 
 Southeastern Kentucky Rehabilitation Industries IncApparel and gear manufacturing for US military and other cut/sew customers.1502005 
 Western Pacific Storage SolutionsMetal gravity flow rack storage systems, steel shelving, and boltless shelving.321989 
  Source: Kentucky Cabinet for Economic Development (12/10/2019).