Business & Industry

  Summary of Recent Locations and Expansions, 2014-Present  
    Companies Jobs Investment  
 Manufacturing Location145$2,145,000 
 Manufacturing Expansion19692$281,285,094 
 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 (11/22/2017).

  Employment by Major Industry by Place of Work, 2015  
    Boone County Labor Market Area  
  Employment Percent Employment Percent  
 Total All Industries81,514100.0774,361100.0 
 Total Private Industries75,10892.1687,28588.8 
 Natural Resources and Mining730.16160.1 
 Trade, Transportation and Utilities28,34834.8140,49218.1 
 Financial Activities3,9764.948,2866.2 
 Professional and Business Services11,12113.6133,55217.2 
 Education and Health Services5,7287.0125,66616.2 
 Leisure and Hospitality8,22210.185,71611.1 
 Other Services and Unclassified2,4623.023,0343.0 
  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
 Aristech Surfaces LLCImpact acrylic, general purpose acrylic, solid surface, and acrylic ABS composite sheet2501969 
 BAWAC IncPrivate, non-profit, community-based vocational rehabilitation program provider, serving adults with disabilities. Provide work & training opportunities-assembly & packaging1651973 
 Camco Chemical Co IncChemicals & detergents1471960 
 CelanesePlastic materials, regional headquarters, R&D3401984 
 Citicorp Credit ServicesFinancial services customer service center24851989 
 DRS Environmental Systems IncMilitary air conditioning, heaters, decontamination units, trailers & ground support equipment.1701942 
 DURO Bag a Novolex BrandPaper bags and administrative work4831953 
 Eagle Manufacturing Co LLCMachined engine components such as cylinder heads, bearing caps, engine blocks2551992 
 Givaudan Flavors CorpFood flavorings2101996 
 Hennegan CoOffset printing, both sheeted and web, prepress, die cutting, and perfect or stitched bound finishing, and mailing services.1701985 
 Hennegan-RR DonnelleySaddle stitch binding, commercial lithographic, offset & sheet fed printing2501992 
 Kellogg SnacksCookies2801988 
 Meritor Heavy Vehicle Systems LLCCommercial vehicle components4421976 
 Mubea IncAutomotive component parts (springs, hose clamps, stabilizer bars)14001982 
 Mubea Precision Springs IncManufacturer of transmission springs and hose clamps2252009 
 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 & separators3001973 
  Source: Kentucky Cabinet for Economic Development (11/22/2017).