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Business & Industry

  Summary of Recent Locations and Expansions, 2015-Present  
    Reported  
    Companies Jobs Investment  
 Manufacturing Location00$0 
 Manufacturing Expansion00$0 
 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 (2/16/2018).
 

  Employment by Major Industry by Place of Work, 2015  
    Knott County Labor Market Area  
  Employment Percent Employment Percent  
 Total All Industries2,432100.063,672100.0 
 Total Private Industries1,68269.250,15078.8 
 Natural Resources and MiningN/AN/A2,5554.0 
 ConstructionN/AN/A1,5692.5 
 ManufacturingN/AN/A1,1251.8 
 Trade, Transportation and Utilities31813.113,36021.0 
 Information1094.51,0351.6 
 Financial ActivitiesN/AN/A2,0883.3 
 Professional and Business Services281.23,7575.9 
 Education and Health ServicesN/AN/A8,06112.7 
 Leisure and HospitalityN/AN/A3,0354.8 
 Other Services and Unclassified632.61,3502.1 
  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
Established
 
 Hindman 
 Troublesome Creek TimesWeekly newspaper publishing & typesetting51980 
 Leburn 
 Design De SIGNMagnetic, metal, painted, wooden, electrical, sand blasted & vinyl lettered signs11995 
  Source: Kentucky Cabinet for Economic Development (2/16/2018).