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Carlisle-Nicholas County has a wide range of businesses and there is a particular focus on agriculture, manufacturing, food and textiles. As you can see, we are very near the majority of the U.S. population within a day's drive:Percent of U.S. Within 600 Miles of: Nicholas County


Historically a farming community, Nicholas County still prides itself as an agriculture rich area. With thousands of acres of farmland in Nicholas County, agriculture is still very much alive and well.


In Nicholas County we are extremely proud of our Veterans. Being home to the Kentucky National Guard Bravo Battery 2/138th FA, Nicholas County supports every member, past and present, of Americas Armed Forces.