Business & Industry

  Summary of Recent Locations and Expansions, 2017-Present  
    Companies Jobs Investment  
 Manufacturing Location00$0 
 Manufacturing Expansion10$320,000 
 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 (7/15/2018).

  Employment by Major Industry by Place of Work, 2015  
    Owsley County Labor Market Area  
  Employment Percent Employment Percent  
 Total All Industries665100.023,136100.0 
 Total Private Industries35453.216,71972.3 
 Natural Resources and Mining00.0710.3 
 Trade, Transportation and Utilities00.03,97017.2 
 Financial Activities294.47233.1 
 Professional and Business Services00.07893.4 
 Education and Health Services17526.31,4356.2 
 Leisure and HospitalityN/AN/A460.2 
 Other Services and Unclassified182.74582.0 
  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
 Booneville Sentinel IncNewspaper publishing11978 
 Wolfe Creek MetalSheet metal for residential & commercial use and accessories: metal roofing, roll forming32007 
  Source: Kentucky Cabinet for Economic Development (7/15/2018).