Business & Industry

  Summary of Recent Locations and Expansions, 2017-Present  
    Companies Jobs Investment  
 Manufacturing Location394$24,270,000 
 Manufacturing Expansion25$1,755,000 
 Service & Technology Location00$0 
 Service & Technology Expansion10$73,600,000 
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Note: Totals include announced locations and expansions.
Source: Kentucky Cabinet for Economic Development (3/10/2020).

  Employment by Major Industry by Place of Work, 2017  
    Pike County Labor Market Area  
  Employment Percent Employment Percent  
 Total All Industries22,114100.055,374100.0 
 Total Private Industries17,87980.840,59673.3 
 Natural Resources and Mining1,4046.33,9357.1 
 Trade, Transportation and Utilities5,11423.111,44720.7 
 Financial Activities7723.51,6753.0 
 Professional and Business Services1,3966.33,3806.1 
 Education and Health Services5,36624.311,08720.0 
 Leisure and Hospitality2,0479.34,2297.6 
 Other Services and Unclassified4362.01,1072.0 
  Source: JobsEQ, Chmura Economics.  

  Top 20 by Employment (Manufacturing & Service & Technology Firms Only)  
  Firm Product(s)/Service(s) Emp. Year
 Mother Nature Spring Water IncBottled water61986 
 NJN Machine Tool Company IncMachine shop: precision machining101997 
 Elkhorn City 
 Mountain AggregateCrushed limestone61966 
 Kellogg-Pikeville PlantConvenience foods: breakfast & snack bars3501990 
 May Brothers Lumber Co IncSawmill: hardwood & softwood lumber221980 
 Mineral Labs IncCoal & mineral testing laboratory131975 
 Appalachian News-ExpressNewspaper publishing & offset printing471920 
 Appalachian States Analytical LLCEnvironmental testing laboratory. Provide sampling and analytical services as follows: drinking water, sludge, TCLP, pre-treatment, ground water, surface water, storm water, coal mine water analysis381998 
 Birch Communications of Kentucky LLCField office, telephone wireline & LD service, internet service provider41997 
 Coca Cola Bottling of PikevilleSales, Delivery, Merchandising, Warehousing, Transport, Equipment Repair, Fleet Repair872004 
 Community Trust Bancorp IncHeadquarters1421983 
 EQT CorporationRegional headquarters for natural gas production and delivery1702005 
 Johnson Industries IncMining machinery & equipment, conveyor tail pieces, personnel carriers, coal auger sampling systems, probes & laser systems261981 
 SGS North America Inc.Coal lab81908 
 Silver Liner LLCTanker truck manufacturing company302019 
 Tri State Laboratory Services Analytical testing facility. Provides analysis of air, water and soil samples.102012 
 UPSSmall package distribution38N/A 
 Wright Block & Precast LLCManufacturer of concrete blocks92013 
 Wright Machine & Fabrication, IncCNC Machine Shop-nut and bolts52004 
 Zebulon Machine ShopMachine shop: general, lathe & mill machining, welding, drilling, boring & cutting71981 
  Source: Kentucky Cabinet for Economic Development (3/10/2020).