Redefining rural America

Missouri Northeast

Located in the Heart of Mother Nature

  • Within 500 miles of 80 million potential customers
  • Three Class 1 railroads
  • Mississippi River port access
  • Three international airports nearby
  • Located on the Chicago-Kansas City Expressway
  • Inclusive rural community with a diverse population, economy and assets

Your Success is Important to Us

Missouri Northeast Development Partnership is a coalition of communities and organizations cooperatively marketing the region to attract new investment and help existing businesses expand

Our region has available sites from one acre to 1,200 acres. Real estate is affordable in Missouri Northeast, and our cost of living is nearly 20% below the national average. If you’re searching for an affordable location to grow your business, contact our team of experts. We are here to assist you through every step of the site selection process.

What's Happening

Why Missouri Northeast?

There’s wide open opportunity in Missouri Northeast. Our region is proactively pursuing business attraction projects because we are confident our communities will be a perfect fit for growing companies. And we’re here to assist existing businesses as they expand within our innovative and connected communities.  

Affordable Business Costs


Corporate Tax Rate

Missouri has one of the lowest corporate tax rates in the U.S., ranking better than Iowa, Wisconsin and Illinois in overall tax ranking, state sales tax rate, unemployment insurance tax and property tax.

Cost of Living


Below National Average

Home Prices


Below National Average

Talented and Skilled Workforce

  • Competitively priced hard-working labor pool of 300,000+
  • Customized training and talent recruitment services
  • Four 4-year colleges and multiple community colleges
  • Innovative, humble and loyal talent