Business Attraction and Retention

Ready To Get To Work

Affordable place to do business

The Joplin metro has a population of 179,000 people with a cost of living 21% below the national average.  Joplin has a diverse, skilled workforce, affordable industrial sites, and aggressive incentive programs to attract businesses to our area.  

 Choose Joplin

MOKAN Partnership


Crossroads Business & Industrial Park 

Joplin’s planned business park. Brand new interchange (I-44 & I-49) at north end of Park. All infrastructure is in place and ready to go. Park is home to Eagle-Picher, Heartland Pet Foods, Ajinomoto Windsor, Coca-Cola, Red Collar Pet Foods, Aesir Technologies, and more.

Wildwood Ranch’s Industrial Park

Wildwood Ranch‘s Industrial Park is a well-planned industrial subdivision and a terrific opportunity for warehousing and distribution operations, heavy to light manufacturing, administrative office operations, medical/pharmaceutical or commercial developments with unlimited flex space.  With more than 1300 acres available on this site, the opportunities are limitless.

Additional available sites

Additional available buildings

For more information, contact:

Travis Stephens, President/Chief Executive Officer of the Joplin Area Chamber of Commerce