Business & Industry

Springfield Major Employers

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Source: Bureau of Economic Analysis, 2022

In the last decade, Springfield’s gross metro product had almost 32% growth and ranked 126th out of 381 metro’s.

The GMP (Gross Metro Product) of Springfield is more than the combined GNP (Gross National Product) of the countries of Bermuda, Guam, Swaziland and Aruba.

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Source: University of Creighton, National Association of Purchasing Management

Licensed Businesses

Apartments 3,244
Auto Dealers (new & used) 143
Banks 29
Exercise/Health/Massage Therapy 375
Hotels & Motels 7,575
Manufacturers 162
Nurseries or Daycare 42
Real Estate Broker/Sales 95
Restaurants (all) 742
Retail Merchants 1,471
Service Stations 19
Theaters 5
Wholesale Merchants 165

The above list is only a sample of business categories in the City of Springfield and does not encompass all issued business licenses. For more information please contact the City of Springfield (417-864-1000) or search for business licenses on their website.

Source: City of Springfield, Finance Department, License Division, December, 2022

Business Owners & Self-Employed Persons

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Source: USDC, Bureau of the Census, Survey of Business Owners

Source: City of Springfield, Building Development Services; Greene County, Building Regulation, 2022 (new construction only)