Benefits of Hopkins County . . . by the numbers
1 - University. Murray State University offers a regional campus in Madisonville.
1 - Community College. Madisonville Community College is one of the fastest growing
community colleges in the nation.
3 - Points of Presence (POPs) that serve Hopkins County - a decided advantage to
companies requiring high-speed data and fiber optic choices.
4 - Kentucky's ranking among states with the lowest cost for industrial electrical power.
4 - Number of Industrial Parks in Hopkins County with available buildings and land.
40 - Miles to nearest river port.
44 - Percent of the U.S. population within 600 miles of Hopkins County.
66 & 69 - The future Interstate roadways that currently intersect in Hopkins County as the
Western Kentucky Parkway and Pennyrile Parkway respectively.
180 - Miles of rail in Hopkins County.
6,050 - Length in feet of runway at Hopkins County's local municipal airport.
47,000 - Population of Hopkins County.
229,600 - Population within Hopkins County's Labor Market Area.