Top Industries

Auto manufacturing is a top industry in Kentucky, supporting more than 65,000 jobs. More than 400 automotive-related facilities are located in Kentucky, including major auto assembly plants for...

More than 93,000 people work at Kentucky's biotechnology and life sciences employers, which include major research centers such as the University of Kentucky, University of Louisville.
Manufacturing is a top industry and major employer in Kentucky, accounting for one out of every seven jobs, or about 14 percent of nonagricultural work. Kentucky manufacturers employ nearly 256,000...
The equine industry in Kentucky generates an estimated annual economic impact of $4 billion. Horse racing and the equine industry are major Kentucky employers, supporting 80,000 to 100,000 direct and...

Home to the UPS Worldport in Louisville and DHL Express cargo operations in Covington, Kentucky is a major center of transportation and logistics services. Five interstates, numerous U.S. highways...