• Elk Mountain Regional Park (a Clay,Leslie, Knox Venture)
  • Manchester | Clay

general information

Elk Mountain Regional Park (a Clay,Leslie, Knox Venture)
County: Clay
City: Manchester
Site ID: 051-003
Last Revised: 4/7/2017
District Name: Clay County Schools
Location: Located in eastern Clay County approximately 5 miles southeast of Manchester
Total Hectares: 133.1 Hectares
Largest Possible Tract: 133.1 Hectares


Nearest Interstate/Parkway: 8.4 miles


General Highway Access Description: Paved access road (Clay Leslie Park Road) with two entrances (Hal Rogers Parkway/US 421); Hal Rogers Parkway is approximately 2 miles northwest via Clay Leslie Park Road.


Nearest Airports:
Commercial/Int'l: Blue Grass Airport
(171 kilometers northeast of site)
Local: London-Corbin-Magee Field
(48 kilometers west of site)


Rail Access: Presently not available


Nearest Riverport: Port of Wurtland
(243 kilometers from site)

Price Per Acre

  • $10,000 to $28,000


  • ELK HILL INDUSTRIAL AUTHORITY CONTACTS: County Judge /Executive Johnny W Johnson 606-589-2071, ccfc@windstream.net, or Tommy Harmon, 606-599-4910, Tommyharmon@icloud.com

Quick Facts

  Population  2017  
  Clay County 20,366  
  Labor Market Area: 246,326  
  Per Capita Income:  2016 $26,832  
  Median Household Income:  2016 $22,174  
  Median Home Price:  2017 $48,688  
  Unemployment Rate  2018  
  Clay County 7.1%  
  Labor Market Area: 5.7%  
  U.S.: 3.9%  




  • Sewer:
  • Manchester Sewer Department
    6-inch force main line located at northern portion of site
    System Information (liters per day):
    Treatment Capacity:  6,056,640
    Average Daily Flow: 3,633,984
    Excess Capacity: 2,422,656


  • Water:
  • Manchester Water Department
    10-inch line along west side of access road
    System Information (liters per day):
    Treatment Capacity: 12,113,280
    Average Daily Flow: 10,186,999
    Excess Capacity: 1,926,280


  • Charter Communications; Time Warner Cable Inc


  • Physically in Clay county, but governed by multi-county authority of Clay, Leslie, and Knox.



  Johnny W Johnson
County Judge/Executive
Clay County Fiscal Court
102 Richmond Road, Suite 201
Manchester, KY 40962
Phone: 606-598-2071
FAX: 606-598-7849
WEB: www.claycounty.ky.gov
E-mail: ccfc@windstream.net
  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
Manchester | Clay