TOP BUSINESS FACILITIES RANKINGS: KENTUCKY
|Top 5 Automotive||2023 State Rankings|
|Top 5 Manufacturing Jobs (% of Workforce)||2023 State Rankings|
|Top 5 Manufacturing Output (% of GDP)||2023 State Rankings|
|Top 5 EV Industry Investment||2023 State Rankings|
|#3 Logistics Leaders: Louisville||2023 Metro Rankings|
|Top 10 Best Business Climate (Mid-Sized): Lexington||2023 Metro Rankings|
|Top 10 Most Affordable (Small; Under 50K Pop.): Ashland||2023 Metro Rankings|
|Top 5 Logistics Leaders: Louisville||2023 Global Rankings|
Team Kentucky: We are creating the most pro-business state in America, catering to the needs of business and cutting red tape in the process. Our pro-business initiatives resulted in record investment and job creation. And we’ve only just begun.
Lexington, Kentucky welcomes businesses that want to prosper, innovate, create opportunities, and be a part of a supportive community. With our convenient location, a new 200-acre industrial park, educated talent, and our unique culture, Lexington is the perfect location for a business that wants to do amazing things.
80 Acres Farms, a vertical farming site, recently opened in Kentucky & will bring 125 jobs and up to $95 million in investment to the state.
Business Facilities Annual State Rankings highlight high-growth sectors, including Aerospace/Defense, Automotive, Life Sciences, Semiconductors, and Film & Television.
Toyota will invest $2.1 billion in a new plant in North Carolina to make batteries for the new SUV, battery production will also begin in 2025.