• Gateway Regional Business Park
  • Jenkins | Letcher

general information

Gateway Regional Business Park
County: Letcher
City: Jenkins
Site ID: 133-002
Last Revised: 2/8/2018
District Name: Letcher County Schools
Location: Partially within southwestern city limits of Jenkins
Total Hectares: 105.6 Hectares
Largest Possible Tract: 63.5 Hectares
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
(121 kilometers south of Jenkins)
Local: Not Specified


Rail Access: Presently not available


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

Price Per Acre

  • $10,000 - 20,000


  • Owned by the Appalachian Industrial Development Authority

Quick Facts

  Population  2016  
  Letcher County 22,773  
  Labor Market Area: 196,475  
  Per Capita Income:  2015 $30,562  
  Median Household Income:  2015 $30,333  
  Median Home Price:  2015 $52,000  
  Unemployment Rate  2016  
  Letcher County 11.9%  
  Labor Market Area: 10.5%  
  U.S.: 4.9%  

links to additional info

Links to Build Ready Info

  • NA




  • Sewer:
  • Jenkins Sewer Department
    8-inch gravity line serves the site
    System Information (liters per day):
    Treatment Capacity:  2,271,240
    Average Daily Flow: 1,688,288
    Excess Capacity: 582,951


  • Water:
  • Jenkins Water Department
    10-inch line serves the site
    System Information (liters per day):
    Treatment Capacity: 3,785,400
    Average Daily Flow: 1,368,361
    Excess Capacity: 2,417,038



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



  Jim Ward
County Judge/Executive, 606-633-8722
Letcher County Fiscal Court
Letcher County Courthouse
156 Main Street
Whitesburg, KY 41858
Phone: 606-633-2190
FAX: 606-633-7105
WEB: www.letchercounty.ky.gov
E-mail: letchercountyjudge@yahoo.com
  John Bevington
Deputy Commissioner
Kentucky Cabinet for Economic Development
Old Capitol Annex
300 West Broadway
Frankfort, KY 40601
Phone: 502-564-7140 ext. 21942
FAX: 502-564-3256
WEB: www.thinkkentucky.com
E-mail: John.Bevington@ky.gov
Jenkins | Letcher