Business & Industry

  Summary of Recent Locations and Expansions, 2017-Present  
    Companies Jobs Investment  
 Manufacturing Location00$0 
 Manufacturing Expansion8193$46,237,500 
 Service & Technology Location113$5,250,000 
 Service & Technology Expansion00$0 
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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  
    Woodford County Labor Market Area  
  Employment Percent Employment Percent  
 Total All Industries10,145100.0438,008100.0 
 Total Private Industries7,47773.7327,07074.7 
 Natural Resources and Mining1,16411.55,2791.2 
 Trade, Transportation and Utilities1,32613.173,24516.7 
 Financial Activities2202.213,7413.1 
 Professional and Business Services6206.149,50711.3 
 Education and Health Services1,0029.949,78511.4 
 Leisure and Hospitality8618.545,66010.4 
 Other Services and Unclassified2242.29,8872.3 
  Source: JobsEQ, Chmura Economics.  

  Top 20 by Employment (Manufacturing & Service & Technology Firms Only)  
  Firm Product(s)/Service(s) Emp. Year
 American Howa Kentucky IncManufactures automotive interior parts (headliners)452016 
 Equus Run VineyardsWinery and vineyard51998 
 Lakeshore Learning MaterialsFulfillment and distribution center for company that manufactures educational materials2432017 
 Weisenberger Mills IncFlour, corn meal & baking mixes51862 
 Woodford Reserve DistilleryManufacture distilled spirits, primarily bourbon251812 
 Castle & KeyCraft distillery502014 
 Clark Distributing CoBeer & ale distribution1291986 
 LEDVANCE LLCStorage and distribution of Sylvania products1182004 
 McCauley Brothers IncHorse feed & supplements261938 
 More Than A Bakery LLCCommercial bakery; baked goods including cookies, snack crackers and cracker crumbs1122016 
 Nisshin Automotive Tubing LLCStainless steel automotive tubing252005 
 NSG-Pilkington NAAutomobile windshield & side and back window glass paned sunroofs3001987 
 Quad GraphicsBook printing, binding and distribution7101962 
 Ruggles Sign CoFull service sign manufacturing, installation and service.981946 
 Suran Systems IncSpiral plastic, side wire, saddle stitch, ring, staple, glue & perfect binding; mailing; computer software development.201991 
 Woodford Feed Co IncFeed, fertilizer grinding, mixing & blending301940 
 Woodford Sun Co IncNewspaper publishing71869 
 Wurth Baer Supply CoKitchen cabinets, hardware for cabinets and counter top cabinet distribution191990 
 Yokohama Industries Americas Inc/Div 1Automobile air conditioning & power steering hoses, fittings & assemblies; fluid conveying products.4001989 
 Yokohama Industries Americas Inc/Div 2Sealants & primer, hot melt adhesives411998 
  Source: Kentucky Cabinet for Economic Development (3/10/2020).