Ohio County Industrial Foundation
1350 Clay St.
PO Box 3
Hartford, KY 42347
PHONE: 270-298-3551
FAX: 270-298-3331
E-mail: industry@ohiocounty.com
 
 
Overview  |  Training  |  Education  |  Labor Market

Ohio County possesses an extensive workforce with a strong work ethic. A database of potential employees is accessible through the Ohio County Career Center. Opportunities for companies to recruit employees with specialty skills are available as well as workforce and identification testing. Industrial operations within the Ohio County region include wood related industries, office furniture manufacturing, auto parts manufacturers, die casting facilities, metal stamping, food production, industrial hard chrome plating and machining, electric motor manufacturing, paper products, electronics, and a host of other production companies. In the past Ohio County was primarily an agricultural community but diversified into wood related products and employment. The wood related industry represents one quarter of Ohio County’s employment.