My Report


Interstate Access

  • Interstate 24 (east-west) and Interstate 69 (north-south) intersect in the heart of our community.

River Access

  • We are located on the Tennessee River which provides nearby maritime access to the Ohio, Mississippi, and Cumberland Rivers. This inland waterway access provides us river access to New Orleans, Memphis, Mobile, Nashville, Louisville, Cincinnati, St. Louis, Pittsburgh, and many additional cities.

Rail Access

  • We are served by the Paducah and Louisville Railway (P&L) which interchanges with the BNSF, CN, CSX, and NS Railroads.

Air Access

  • Barkley Regional Airport is located just 20 minutes away and provides two daily nonstop flights from Paducah to Chicago O'Hare via United/SkyWest. Barkley features two runways. Lengths are 5,500 feet and 6,500 feet by 150 feet wide. Marshall County residents also frequently fly from Nashville International Airport, which is just an hour and a half away.


Source of Business and Labor Numbers: The Next Move Group, LLC


Kentucky Lake Economic Development
in Marshall County
270.527.2009 • fx: 270.527.9896 • cell: 270.493.1958 • email
1101 Main Street • Benton, Kentucky 42025

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