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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 (10/1/2018).
 

  Employment by Major Industry by Place of Work, 2017  
    Knott County Labor Market Area  
  Employment Percent Employment Percent  
 Total All Industries2,578100.066,167100.0 
 Total Private Industries1,52959.348,17772.8 
 Natural Resources and Mining893.53,2765.0 
 Construction1134.41,6342.5 
 Manufacturing40.21,0671.6 
 Trade, Transportation and Utilities26810.413,81520.9 
 Information1024.01,0021.5 
 Financial Activities261.01,9833.0 
 Professional and Business Services411.64,1026.2 
 Education and Health Services75629.314,85222.4 
 Leisure and Hospitality803.15,2147.9 
 Other Services and Unclassified471.81,2241.8 
  Source: JobsEQ, Chmura Economics.  

  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 (10/1/2018).