Business & Industry

  Summary of Recent Locations and Expansions, 2016-Present  
    Companies Jobs Investment  
 Manufacturing Location2298$15,660,200 
 Manufacturing Expansion13323$181,246,487 
 Service & Technology Location1223$27,000,000 
 Service & Technology Expansion397$16,633,000 
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Note: Totals include announced locations and expansions.
Source: Kentucky Cabinet for Economic Development (12/19/2018).

  Employment by Major Industry by Place of Work, 2017  
    Boone County Labor Market Area  
  Employment Percent Employment Percent  
 Total All Industries90,631100.0837,635100.0 
 Total Private Industries80,61188.9703,94784.0 
 Natural Resources and Mining690.18640.1 
 Trade, Transportation and Utilities31,52334.8147,85017.7 
 Financial Activities4,4174.953,7476.4 
 Professional and Business Services10,67311.8129,38315.4 
 Education and Health Services5,6996.3129,68315.5 
 Leisure and Hospitality9,11110.191,23710.9 
 Other Services and Unclassified2,7043.024,4302.9 
  Source: JobsEQ, Chmura Economics.  

  Top 20 by Employment (Manufacturing & Service & Technology Firms Only)  
  Firm Product(s)/Service(s) Emp. Year
 Aristech Surfaces LLCImpact acrylic, general purpose acrylic, solid surface, and acrylic ABS composite sheet1831969 
 Camco Chemical Co IncChemicals & detergents2001960 
 CelanesePlastic materials, regional headquarters, R&D3401984 
 Citicorp Credit ServicesFinancial services customer service center24851989 
 Crane Composites IncFiberglass panels1071969 
 Eagle Manufacturing Co LLCMachined engine components such as cylinder heads, bearing caps, engine blocks2651992 
 Givaudan Flavors CorpFood flavorings2101996 
 Hennegan CoOffset printing, both sheeted and web, prepress, die cutting, and perfect or stitched bound finishing, and mailing services.2101985 
 Hennegan-RR DonnelleySaddle stitch binding, commercial lithographic, offset & sheet fed printing2501992 
 Johnson Controls IncDry battery components, plastic battery containers & covers1101967 
 Kellogg SnacksCookies2801988 
 Meritor Heavy Vehicle Systems LLCCommercial vehicle components4421976 
 Mubea IncAutomotive component parts (springs, hose clamps, stabilizer bars)10171982 
 Mubea Precision Springs IncManufacturer of transmission springs and hose clamps3172009 
 NovolexPaper bags and administrative work4591953 
 Robert Bosch Automotive Steering LLCSteering gears for car and light truck market; assemble steering columns, hydraulic steering gears, electric steering gears, and power steering pumps for auto industry12002006 
 Schwan's Global Supply Chain IncFrozen pizzas7501985 
 Southern Graphic SystemsColor separation, packaging artwork production, prepress, image carrier manufacturing1471981 
 Staples IncCatalog contact center- inbound3051994 
 SWECOManufacture vibratory separation, metal finishing & processing equipment, screens & separators2141973 
  Source: Kentucky Cabinet for Economic Development (12/19/2018).