Economic Development 


Warrensburg offers a highly profitable location to do business that is far from ordinary. Beyond its central location and national accessibility, the State of Missouri maintains several advantages for developing and expanding innovation and entrepreneurship. These advantages include:
  • Competitive incentives
  • Highly skilled and educated workforce
  • Desirable quality of life
  • Business climate that encourages growth
  • Some of the lowest business costs of any state

International Influence


Warrensburg's international energy is the result of two main influences, Whiteman Air Force Base, which operates and maintains the U.S. Air Force's premier weapon systems and the University of Central Missouri that delivers a world class education by providing a small-college learning environment coupled with large-university opportunities and cultural offerings.

Doing Business


Warrensburg's strong heartland work ethic and community pride make it a great place to do business. Several local companies have grown to national and international prominence aided by the exceptional workforce and affordable business climate. This has helped to create a diversified job base that provides the area with a secure and growing economy. With its strong commitment to customer service, the City of Warrensburg welcomes and encourages responsible investment and development that will help build a vibrant business community, while contributing to a strong local economy and a high quality of life for our residents. We recognize the value of cooperation between the City and private development partners, and offer development incentives designed to help create quality jobs through investment in the community.

Contact Us


We look forward to exploring opportunities to partner with you to create an even stronger Warrensburg community.  For more information, or to discuss your project with the City, please contact City Manager Harold Stewart.