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  Summary of Recent Locations and Expansions, 2014-Present  
    Reported  
    Companies Jobs Investment  
 Manufacturing Location190$18,410,000 
 Manufacturing Expansion23648-652$87,137,182 
 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 (11/17/2017).
 

  Employment by Major Industry by Place of Work, 2015  
    Henderson County Labor Market Area  
  Employment Percent Employment Percent  
 Total All Industries19,829100.0235,837100.0 
 Total Private Industries17,13086.4208,83488.6 
 Natural Resources and Mining1120.64,6222.0 
 Construction8084.112,5825.3 
 Manufacturing4,92524.836,49715.5 
 Trade, Transportation and Utilities3,16516.035,88215.2 
 Information2001.01,7540.7 
 Financial Activities5502.88,9433.8 
 Professional and Business Services1,7899.023,93510.1 
 Education and Health Services2,71013.738,10716.2 
 Leisure and Hospitality1,6188.222,7689.7 
 Other Services and Unclassified7203.67,5183.2 
  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
Established
 
 Henderson 
 Accuride CorpTruck wheels & rims1591973 
 Allstate Tower IncAST is a full service tower contracting firm. . AST's also manufactures a plethora of steel structures including, but not limited to, telecommunication towers, agricultural material handling, and custom structures.1062005 
 Audubon Metals LLCHeavy-media separator and secondary specification aluminum alloy producer. Recycling process of automobile shredder residue into new aluminum castings2501996 
 Azteca Milling LPMilled Mexican corn flour1171988 
 Brenntag Mid-South IncChemical blending, industrial chemical distribution2441947 
 Cresline Plastic Pipe Co., Inc.Plastic pipe & fittings671966 
 Dana CorporationTruck axles & brake components2351970 
 Gibbs Die Casting CorpAluminum & magnesium die castings, headquarters8611966 
 Hercules Manufacturing CoInsulated & dry freight truck bodies & trailers601902 
 International PaperRecycled linerboard821994 
 Matrix Composites IncWeave and knit fiberglass rolled good products651993 
 Pittsburg Tank & Tower Co IncManufacture above ground non-pressurized steel welded storage tanks.1152001 
 Service Tool & PlasticsInjection molded plastics1081977 
 Shamrock Technologies IncTeflon recycling, micronized polytetrafluoroethylene, dry lubricant powders.901997 
 Sitex CorporationHeadquarters and uniform supply service1351961 
 SonocoAluminum & steel can ends1101967 
 Taubensee Steel & Wire CoSteel wire591995 
 Robards 
 Century Aluminum Sebree LLCAluminum extrusion billets & ingots5151972 
 Columbia Sportswear CompanyStorage and distribution of footwear and apparel products892004 
 Tyson Foods IncChicken slaughtering, processing & packaging15151995 
  Source: Kentucky Cabinet for Economic Development (11/17/2017).