TBIC Member

Contact

Mark Lindsey Executive Director
 

www.southwesternky.com mlindsey@southwesternky.com 001-270-839-0310
Go Back

South Western Kentucky Economic Development Council

South Western Kentucky Economic Development Council

Go SWK!

Adventure, history and mystery await around every corner as you explore our great community. Located in the South Western Kentucky region make up the three counties Christian, Todd and Trigg communities that is rich with history, agricultural heritage and diverse culture. Our region is unique due it’s international industry base and our neighborly military installation as well as being deeply rooted in agriculture. We call it the Trifecta where agriculture, industry and the military make up our region’s economy. Each sector plays a vital role in employment and the lifestyle of local residents. Adaptability and hospitality are engrained in the fabric of what makes our region who we are. The people are friendly, the land is breathtaking and the local flavors of unique foods make us a place to bring your family to live and enjoy each and every day a new experience.

Go Back

South Western Kentucky Economic Development Council

Community Profile

Population

75,258 (Christian County)

292,000

(TN-KY Metropolitan Statistical Area)

GDP per Capita

36,136 $ (36,136)

Workforce

167,451

(8 county labor market area)

29,486

(Ft. Campbell Kentucky Military Base)

Focus Industries

Advanced Manufacturing, Agriculture / Agri-Tech / Agribusiness, Automotive, Chemicals / Plastics / Advanced Materials, Food / Beverage Processing, Warehousing / Distribution / Logistics

Go Back

South Western Kentucky Economic Development Council

List of European Companies who have already invested

Name Industry No. of Employees
Grupo Antolin (Spain) Automobile headliners 480
Danfoss (Denmark) Hydraulic Motors 220
Freudenberg (Germany) Air Filters Automotive 210
Huhtamaki (Finland) Packagin 195
Comefri (Italy) HVAC & Industrial Fans 80