Low income or laid off workers in St. Charles County affected by COVID-19 may be eligible to receive up to $4,000 each for short-term training to enhance their skills, thanks to funding from the CARES Act. Contact the Missouri Job Center of St. Charles County for more information at 636-255-6060.

Target Business Sectors

Local entrepreneurs, global companies, and businesses of all sizes make up the nearly 10,000 employers prospering in St. Charles County, Missouri.

Based on current and projected growth trends and cluster analysis, St. Charles County is focused on attracting, retaining and helping the expansion of these target business sectors:


  • Advanced Manufacturing (aerospace, automotive, plastics)
  • Information Technology
  • Financial Services
  • Healthcare
  • TLD (Transportation, Logistics, Distribution)
  • Entrepreneurship


For more information about how your business can grow and succeed in St. Charles County, please contact the EDC at 636-441-6880.