With its convenient location in the center of three interstate highways, Connersville and Fayette County provides logistics that are ideal for distribution centers and fulfillment operators. Indiana has no inventory taxes allowing these and other types of businesses to warehouse their goods affordably. And, businesses of all kinds in Fayette County benefit from quick access to major markets, such as Indianapolis, Dayton, and Cincinnati.
Connersville Airport (KCEV) ranks in the top 3% for airports its size with a 6,503-foot runway/taxiway and an Instrument Landing System. Fayette County’s central location provides quick access to three international airports. Indianapolis International Airport (KIND) has an 11,200 foot runway and is located right next door to the Indianapolis FedEx hub – the second largest in the FedEx system. Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky International Airport (KCVG) with its 12,000-foot runway and Dayton International Airport (KDAY), with a 10,091-foot runway are also located nearby. With three international airports all less than 75 miles away from Connersville, whether moving people or cargo, businesses needing air transportation will find a short route to a lot of options in Fayette County.
Fayette County is served by three railroads – CSX, C & NC, and Norfolk Southern. Together, these rails provide businesses and industries access to markets all over the world with connections to the nation’s deep water ports and the Great Lakes. Nearby CSX and Norfolk Southern terminals in Indianapolis and Cincinnati also provide intermodal transport services allowing businesses the ability to develop customized shipping solutions to get their products to market in the most cost effective way.