Quick Facts

A Top Micropolitan Area for New and Expanding Business
Frankfort has been named among top areas for new and expanding business projects in 20142015, 2016, 2017 and 2018.

Proximity to key markets and easy access to customers
• Located within one day’s drive of 65% of the nation’s population

• Lowest cost of electricity in the industrial sector among states east of the Mississippi River

Over 60k students enrolled in higher learning within 60 miles
• Including 41 four-year and 27 two-year colleges and universities; 18 technical schools

A great place to live, no matter where you are in life
Located in the heart of Bluegrass Country and home to Buffalo Trace and Jim Beam with a relaxing countryside, rich history, and vibrant downtown