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Work Ready Community

Russell County was one of the first Kentucky counties to be certified by the Kentucky Workforce Investment Board as a “Kentucky Work Ready Community In Progress," as part of Gov. Steve Beshear's Work Ready Communities program. This certification assures employers the local workforce has the talent and skills necessary to staff existing jobs and to master innovative technologies that new jobs will require.

Why Choose Russell?

A short distance from I-65 and I-75, Russell County provides local industries with quick access to their markets.

Available Sites

More than 150 acres of choice industrial sites are now available in Russell County.

Strong Work Ethic

Russell County's rural farming traditions provide a workforce that is loyal, trainable and dependable.

A Growth Environment

Russell County's residents enjoy top-quality services, a range of activities and a beautiful recreational lake.