Business Opportunities

The Office of County Development welcomes you to Scott County in southeast Missouri. Scott County offers many opportunities for new or existing businesses including those in the manufacturing, industrial, retail, tourism and technology fields.

Two industrial parks, located in northern Scott County, have prime locations near interstates, air and rail transportation. The Scott City Industrial Park at Interstate 55 and Nash Road in Scott City has prime property available. The Cohen Trust Industrial Park has acreage available located adjacent to the Cape Girardeau Regional Airport about 1.5 miles from I-55.

In southern Scott County, the Sikeston Industrial Park offers both buildings and acreage at prime locations in Sikeston and Miner. Additional sites are located throughout Scott County communities for manufacturing, distributing and warehouse.

LISTINGS OF SCOTT COUNTY INDUSTRIAL SITES are available online at  To enter, click onto Missouri - Choose Buildings or Sites - then Modify Search for Scott County sites.
We would be pleased to provide information about the county's business community including:

  • Financial options and programs
  • Site availability
  • Zoning laws
  • Available local, state and federal financing
  • Labor force
  • Tax incentives
  • Utilities

A profile of Scott County is available online and includes demographic, social, economic and housing information from the 2000 Census. Contact Scott County Office of County Development, online or by telephone at 573-545-3549. We would appreciate the opportunity to discuss Scott County's positive business climate and how we can help your business succeed.