Morganfield (Ky.) Industrial Park
Union County enjoys an excellent strategic location, being situated near the median center of the U.S. population.
Our central location means that Union County is one day's drive to 44 percent of the nation's population, including markets such as Chicago, Detroit, Pittsburgh, St. Louis, Cincinnati, Kansas City, New Orleans, Knoxville, Atlanta, Jacksonville and Washington, D.C.
Like Kentucky in general, Union County is blessed with reliable, competitively priced electricity. Kentucky has the lowest cost of electricity in the industrial sector among states east of the Mississippi River and one of the lowest in the U.S., coming in nearly 20 percent lower than the national average.
Union County has a long tradition in agriculture and coal mining, which has instilled an excellent work ethic in area residents.
Being situated on the Ohio River ensures a year-round ample supply of water as well as access to barge transportation.
With proximity to two metropolitan statistical areas, employers draw from a civilian labor force of 270,000 people.
Space exists for new industries at the Morganfield Industrial Park and Sturgis Airport Industrial Park along U.S. 60 as well as in an available 9,900-square-foot spec building at Morganfield.