Carlisle - Nicholas County, Kentucky
Live, Work, and Play in Nicholas County
Nicholas County offers a beautiful and safe rural setting just outside of Lexington, Kentucky. With affordable real estate, low taxes, and agricultural roots, this charming community offers unparalleled quality of life. Discover the best of Nicholas County.
For additional highlights and background on Nicholas County economic and community development, check out the Nicholas County Power Point 2013 and explore Nicholas County. To learn more about Taxes and Fees pertaining to Nicholas County, check out our recently updated Nicholas County Tax Information document to help answer your questions.
For a quick overview of our community, please check out our Carlisle and Nicholas County Highlights Document.pdf
C-NCEDA News and Updates
The Economic Development Authority's own Mike Phillips was featured in an article written by Erik Carlson of Business Lexington. Mr. Phillips served as the Ag Extension Agent in Nicholas County for years before retiring and deciding to join the EDA to continue to promote Nicholas County. This article discusses the history of tobacco in the County, as well as the future (as seen at that time). Mike is helping promote though an agritourism effort being promoted here in Nicholas County. To check out the article in length, click LBAR Press Release or for more information on agritourism please visit www.agritourismworld.com.
The Carlisle-Nicholas County Economic Development Authority received a grant in 2012 from the Lexington-Bluegrass Association of Realtors (LBAR). This LBAR grant for $2,000 will be used to help promote Nicholas County and allow our community to continue to grow. To read the entire story in greater detail, please click LBAR Story.
To read the Carlisle Courier write up on the L-BAR grant presentation click LBAR Grant Info
Promote Your Business Through Social Media Marketing
The Economic Development Authority, in partnership with Nicholas County, the City of Carlisle, the Chamber of Commerce, and the Rotary Club, hosted a workshop on effectively using social media to market your self and your business. You can view the presentation by clicking here: Nicholas County Social Media Workshop
Available Sites and Buildings
Available 168,255 Square Foot Jockey International Building for Sale or Lease
In addition to the Jockey facility, we also have a number of lease sites available in Nicholas County that will help fulfill your business needs
Economic Development Authority
The Carlisle-Nicholas County Economic Development Authority was created to aid in the acquisition, retention and development of land for industrial and commercial purposes in Nicholas County; to aid in the development and promotion of industrial sites, parks and subdivisions for accommodating industrial and commercial needs; to promote and stimulate the acquisition, retention and development of land for industrial and commercial purposes in Nicholas County by other local development organizations both public and private.
At present, we are focused on our downtown and industrial incubator facility located at 2447 Concrete Road. We offer local incentives, flex-facility configurations, and a strong partnership with the Maysville Community and Technical College to meet your workforce needs. We also have available land and programs available to assist existing Nicholas County businesses and those interested in investing in our community. We are committed to growing opportunities in Carlisle and Nicholas County so please be in touch if we can help. We are here to serve you. C-NCEDA Contact Information
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