We’re ready to tell you more about Cherokee County, Kansas


Cherokee County, Kansas and the entire Joplin region are well-known for welcoming companies with open arms, and for supporting their efforts once they’re here. We work closely with companies that are seeking new locations for their operations, and also with existing employers that are considering upgrades and additions to local facilities.

We’re ready to answer your questions about doing business in Cherokee County and helping you meet your company’s unique needs. Whether that involves special utility considerations, rail service, or housing that meets the tastes of your executive team, we’re here to help. Just call us, and we’ll put Cherokee County to work for you!

Contact Information

Dale Helwig
Cherokee County Economic Development Director
201 E. Pine
P.O. Box 432
Columbus, KS 66725
620-762-0717 (cell)


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