• Whitimer Industrial Park
  • Middlesboro | Bell

general information

Whitimer Industrial Park
County: Bell
City: Middlesboro
Site ID: 013-014
Last Revised: 12/10/2012
District Name: Bell County Schools
Location: Within city limits of Middlesboro
Total Acreage: 22.4 acres
Largest Possible Tract: 22.4 acres
Zoning: I-1 (industrial


Nearest Interstate/Parkway: 46.0 miles


General Highway Access Description: I-75 interchange 46 miles northwest via US 25E


Nearest Airports:
Commercial/Int'l: McGhee Tyson Airport
(75 miles north of site)
Local: Not Specified


Rail Access: CSX Corporation surrounds the site; access at yard speed


Nearest Riverport: Port of Wurtland
(192 miles from site)

Price Per Acre

  • $50,000


  • Bell County Industrial Foundation

Quick Facts

  Population  2017  
  Bell County 26,894  
  Labor Market Area: 230,259  
  Per Capita Income:  2016 $28,923  
  Median Household Income:  2016 $22,603  
  Median Home Price:  2017 $70,000  
  Unemployment Rate  2018  
  Bell County 6.3%  
  Labor Market Area: 5.4%  
  U.S.: 3.9%  

links to additional info

Links to Build Ready Info

  • NA




  • Sewer:
  • Middlesboro Sewerage Commission
    3-inch force main line serves the site
    System Information (gallons per day):
    Treatment Capacity:  3,600,000
    Average Daily Flow: 2,128,000
    Excess Capacity: 1,472,000


  • Water:
  • Water Service Corp. of Kentucky
    8-inch line serves the site
    System Information (gallons per day):
    Treatment Capacity: 3,000,000
    Average Daily Flow: 1,195,651
    Excess Capacity: 1,804,349


  • AT&T; New Wave Communications; SouthEast Telephone




  Al "Albey" Brock
Bell County Industrial Foundation
c/o Bell Chamber -- North 20th St.
PO Box 788
Middlesboro, KY 40965
Phone: 606-269-6162
WEB: www.bellcountychamber.com
E-mail: brock@bcje.com
  Amy Bowman
Project Coordinator
Kentucky Cabinet for Economic Development
Old Capitol Annex
300 West Broadway
Frankfort, KY 40601
Phone: 502-564-7670 ext. 22001
FAX: 502-564-3256
WEB: www.thinkkentucky.com
E-mail: Amy.Bowman@ky.gov
Middlesboro | Bell