Strong Economy

 Businesses By Size #
 0 – 9 Employees 563
 10 – 49 Employees 138
 50 – 99 Employees 16
 100 Employees and Up 19

A diversified group of manufacturing, distribution, institutional, commercial, retail and service employers have invested and are growing in Jasper County.  In addition, the agricultural economy is the largest in Indiana, is primarily comprised of corn, soybeans, dairy and pork, and is nearly equally divided between crops and livestock related production.  The tables on this page provide additional information about Jasper County’s economy.

 Employment By Sector #
 Total Employment 11,883
 Accommodation/Food Service 1,014
 Administration/Waste Services 272
 Agriculture Related 744
 Arts/Entertainment/Recreation 79
 Construction 753
 Educational Services 277
 Finance/Insurance 237
 Government 1,945
 Healthcare/Social Services 870
 Information 112
 Management 38
 Manufacturing 1,405
 Mining 47
 Other Services 183
 Professional/Technical Services 161
Real Estate 85
 Retail Trade 1,418
 Transport/Warehousing 1,548
 Utilities 300
 Wholesale Trade 418
 Establishments By Sector #
 All Firms 811
 Accommodation/Food Service 64
 Administration/Waste Services 28
 Agriculture Related 43
 Arts/Entertainment/Recreation 10
 Construction 100
 Educational Services 5
 Finance/Insurance 40
 Government 47
 Healthcare/Social Services 46
 Information 13
 Management 4
 Manufacturing 35
 Mining 3
 Other Services 60
 Professional/Technical Services 52
 Real Estate 25
 Retail Trade 120
 Transport/Warehousing 71
 Utilities 2
 Wholesale Trade 43
 Major Non-Retail Employers  Jobs  Products & Services
 Advance Auto Parts – Remington 450 Parts Distribution
 Kankakee Valley Schools – Wheatfield 435 Education
 Franciscan Health Rensselaer – Rensselaer 415  Hospital
 NIPSCO Schahfer Station – Wheatfield 320  Electric Power Generation
 Rensselaer Central Schools – Rensselaer 255  Education
 ConAgra Foods – Rensselaer 230  Popcorn & Snacks Packaging
 St. Joseph’s College – Rensselaer 203  Private Liberal Arts College
 Donaldson Company – Rensselaer 200  Filtration Products Distribution
 Bos Dairy Group – Multiple Facilities 188  Raw Milk Production
 Jasper County – Multiple Facilities 180  Government
 Smith Transport – Remington 180  Transportation/Warehousing
 Talbert Manufacturing – Rensselaer 155  Specialty Truck Trailers
 Rensselaer Care Center – Rensselaer 150  Skilled Nursing/Rehabilitation
 Impact Forge Group – Remington 140  Carbon Alloy Parts Forging
 Belstra Milling/Farms – Multiple Facilities 134  Animal Feed & Hog Production
 FBi Buildings – Remington 130  Post-Frame Metal Buildings
 Leggett & Platt – Rensselaer 125  Bed Springs
 Chief Industries – Rensselaer 108  Metal Buildings
 The Hamstra Group – Wheatfield 106  Development/Construction
 Genova/Rensselaer Plastics – Rensselaer 102  PVC Piping/Guttering
 White’s Residential Services – Wheatfield
102  Youth Treatment/Education Center
 Georgia-Pacific – Wheatfield 100  Gypsum Wallboard
 Oak Grove Christian Retirement Village – DeMotte 84  Skilled Nursing/Assisted Living
 City of Rensselaer – Rensselaer 83  Municipal Government
 DuPont – Remington 66  Soy Protein/Lecithin
 Stark Truss – Rensselaer 65  Wooden Trusses & Walls
 Schilli Transportation – Remington 60  Truck Transportation
 Wilson Industrial Sales/Transport – Rensselaer 59  Industrial/Agricultural Chemicals
 Monsanto Company – Remington 56  Seed Corn Production
 Industrial Pallet – Remington 53  Wooden Pallets
 Remington Seeds – Remington 51  Seed Corn Production
 American Melt Blown & Filtration – Rensselaer 45  Filter Manufacturing
 Titan Construction & Engineering – Rensselaer 45  Construction/Engineering Services
 CDC Resources – Rensselaer 43  Contract Manufacturing
 National Gypsum – Rensselaer 42 Joint Tape/Compound
 Cooperative School Services – Rensselaer 40  Counseling Services
 White Castle Systems – Rensselaer 40  Bakery
 Jasper County Public Library – Multiple Facilities 39  Public Library System
 Iroquois Bio-EnergyRensselaer 38  Ethanol Production
 Tri-County Schools – Remington 35  Education
 Ceres Solutions – Multiple Facilities 34  Wholesale Agriculture Commodities
 Newberry Farms – Rensselaer 34  Milk Production
 Jasper County REMC – Rensselaer 33  Electric Utility
 Wm. O. Hopkins – Rensselaer 27  Truck Transportation
 Kankakee Valley Steel – Tefft 17  Metal Fabrication