Considering Relocation? Consider Marshall County


Marshall County and the Kentucky Lakes area has an unsurpassed quality of life.   Along with the small town charm of several communities being perfectly situated on the lake, a 30 minute access to larger communities and two to three hour access to major metropolitan areas makes this an ideal place to live. Marshall County has a wonderful recreational system comprised of parks, public and private golf courses, numerous lakeside access points and unparalleled fishing opportunities. Our extensive city and county park systems provide walking trails, playgrounds, tennis courts, basketball courts, picnic pavilions, ball fields and a Veteran's Honor Plaza.

The county has award winning schools, churches of every denomination, and an array of retail and restaurants available to our residents. Marshall County has several large employers including chemical plants, a community hospital and more which provide our residents with many employment opportunities.  

Breakdown: Manufacturing (19.1%), Educational, health and social services (17.2%), Retail trade (12.3%).  Unemployment rate is 6.5%. The school system in Marshall County is a subject of pride in the community.  The county is also within a short driving distance of several colleges and universities including Murray State University, Mid-Continent University, and West Kentucky Community & Technical College.

Marshall County has numerous civic clubs and organizations that serve this community and are always open to new members willing to "jump" right in and help out for a good cause.  Whatever your passion, chances are we have a group here for you to get involved with. Because we have many utility companies that provide service to our residents, the area of the county that you relocate to will determine which provide services your area.  We suggest that you call one and give them your new address or the address of the place you are considering and they will be able to tell you which company services that particular location and they should be able to answer any of your questions on fess and rates.

To order Electrical Service:
Benton Electric System
Jackson Purchase Energy
West Kentucky Rural Electric
527-3666
1-800-633-4044
1-877-495-7322
To order Water & Sewer Services:
Benton Water & Sewer System
Calvert City Water & Sewer
Hardin Water & Sewer
Jonathan Creek Water District
North Marshall Water District
Reidland Water District
527-8677
395-7138
437-4361
354-8474
527-3208
898-2443
To order Gas Service:
Benton Gas System
Hardin Gas
Atmos Energy
527-3717
437-4361
1-888-286-6700
To order Phone Service:
AT&T
Dialog Telecommunications
NewWave Communication
West Ky Rural Telephone
Windstream (Calvert Only)
888-757-6500
442-1037
888-863-9928
437-1000 or 354-1000
800-347-1991
To order Cable Service:
Time Warner
Mediacom
888-863-9928
800-875-0894 
To order Internet Service:
AT&T
Dialog Telecommunications
Time Warner
Mediacom
West Ky Rural Telephone
866-620-6000
442-1037
888-863-9928
800-875-0894
877-954-8748

When you consider everything we have to offer, we think you will agree that Marshall County has it all! 
Thanks for considering Marshall County as your new home!



to request reloCation packet


Interested folks can call the Marshall County Chamber of Commerce at 270-527-7665 OR send an email to chamber@marshallcounty.net and request a free Relocation Packet. Be sure and give your mailing address and any special interests you may have.