Downtown by the Numbers

  • Nearly 70 downtown businesses
  • More than 25,000 visitors each year
  • More than 30 shops and restaurants
  • 1,000 residents live or work downtown
  • Downtown employs 5% of the city’s workforce

Business and Investment Opportunities

Monett is home to more than 8,800 residents and draws visitors from all corners of the state. Conveniently located between Springfield and Joplin, Monett is considered the regional center for Barry and Lawrence counties (the largest city in either county) and has the sixth busiest airport in Missouri. More than 25,000 visitors come through downtown Monett each year to take advantage of the specialty shops, restaurants and services offered throughout the district.

If you need additional information to get started with your local business, contact Monett Main Street. We can provide information about available locations in our downtown area, as well as programs and incentives that can help your new venture succeed.

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