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What We Do

The Farmington I.D.A. is the lead agency in industrial recruitment and retention for Farmington, Missouri. Contact us today to grow your industry in Farmington.

Our Commitment

We are committed to creating jobs for our people in our community and surrounding areas. We work to attract new businesses, retain and expand current  businesses, and support start-ups and small businesses to enhance our economy.

Our Mission

To foster and encourage responsible economic development activities that result in job creation, healthy industry retention and an overall improved quality of life for the citizens of Farmington and surrounding communities.

About the IDA

The Farmington Industrial Development Authority was established over 30 years ago by local business leaders to encourage effective and responsible industrial recruitment and expansion. Since its inception, the Farmington IDA led the effort to acquire the Farmington Industrial Park and has been the lead development entity in siting every major industry in the community.

Missouri’s Parkland

Missouri’s Parkland, located just one hour south of St. Louis, is home to Missouri’s most beautiful state parks, Arcadia Valley, and many of the region’s premier vineyards and wineries. The St. Francois mountains, rivers, and streams, and beautiful agriculture landscapes make the area one of the most scenic and beautiful areas in the Midwest.


Community of Tradition & Progress

Farmington is the regional center for commerce, industry, retail, healthcare, government services, and recreation and entertainment. Our downtown streets are lined with beautifully restored Victorian era homes and all our neighborhoods are friendly and inviting.


Facts & Figures

Farmington is a growing city with a population of 18,792. The population of St. Francois County is 66,653. Our area has an available workforce of over 40,000 people.  The City and County has invested over $14 million in our beautiful downtown over the last decade. Development assistance has included Missouri Chapter 100 Industrial Revenue Bonds exceeding $40 million. To learn more about facts and figures of Farmington and the surrounding area please contact us and we will be happy to answer those questions. 

Farmington, Missouri has everything you need to start, build, grow, or expand your business. If you are looking to develop a commercial, industrial, or manufacturing facility the Farmington Industrial Developmennt Authority can help. 

Our Office

110 West Columbia Street
Farmington, MO 63640, USA

Contact Us

(573) 756-1701

Office Hours

Mon-Fri: 8am – 4:30pm
Sat-Sun: Closed