Phase 1 of the State’s #ShowMeStrong Recovery Plan has been extended from Sunday, May 31, 2020, through Monday, June 15, 2020 by Missouri Governor Mike Parson. Citizens may re-engage in economic and social activities but must adhere to social distancing requirements in most cases.

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.