• Gateway Regional Business Park
  • Jenkins | Letcher

general information

Gateway Regional Business Park
County: Letcher
City: Jenkins
Site ID: 133-002
Last Revised: 3/5/2019
District Name: Letcher County Schools
Location: Partially within southwestern city limits of Jenkins
Total Acreage: 260.9 acres
Largest Possible Tract: 157.0 acres
Zoning: Not Zoned


Nearest Interstate/Parkway: 45.0 miles


General Highway Access Description: Gateway Drive connects to relocated four-lane US 23/119 directly east of site.


Nearest Airports:
Commercial/Int'l: Tri-Cities Regional Airport
(75 miles south of Jenkins)
Local: Not Specified


Rail Access: Presently not available


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

Price Per Acre

  • $10,000 - 20,000


  • Owned by the Appalachian Industrial Development Authority

Quick Facts

  Population  2017  
  Letcher County 22,339  
  Labor Market Area: 192,301  
  Per Capita Income:  2016 $29,724  
  Median Household Income:  2016 $29,181  
  Median Home Price:  2017 $37,000  
  Unemployment Rate  2018  
  Letcher County 6.5%  
  Labor Market Area: 6.0%  
  U.S.: 3.9%  

links to additional info

Links to Build Ready Info

  • NA




  • Sewer:
  • Jenkins Sewer Department
    8-inch gravity line serves the site
    System Information (gallons per day):
    Treatment Capacity:  600,000
    Average Daily Flow: 446,000
    Excess Capacity: 154,000


  • Water:
  • Jenkins Water Department
    10-inch line serves the site
    System Information (gallons per day):
    Treatment Capacity: 1,000,000
    Average Daily Flow: 361,484
    Excess Capacity: 638,516



  • Physically in Letcher Co., but governed by multi-county authority of Floyd, Knott, Letcher, and Pike counties.



  Terry Adams
County Judge/Executive
Letcher County Fiscal Court
Letcher County Courthouse
156 Main Street Suite 107
Whitesburg, KY 41858
Phone: 606-633-2190
FAX: 606-633-7105
WEB: www.letchercounty.ky.gov
E-mail: tadams@letchercounty.ky.gov
  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
Jenkins | Letcher