MCED Home Slideshow
Macon County Economic Development works to provide for balanced growth and an ever increasing quality of life. Macon County has much to offer with a dynamic workforce, low unemployment rate, transportation improvements, expanding community amenities and business friendly environment!
A beautiful sunset on Macon Lake.
Chariton Valley is the area's leading provider of communication services in north-central Missouri. Chariton Valley, with over 60 years in business, provides telephone, Internet, long distance and video (cable TV) services to over nineteen communities.
Onshore voted Best Place to Work 2014 by Missouri Business magazine! Five businesses are recognized in the first-ever celebration of outstanding workplaces. Those businesses, as well as runners-up showcased how to achieve a successful and productive workplace at a statewide seminar in October.
Macon County Economic Development created a new scholarship in 2014- The Come Home scholarship. This scholarship is specifically for students who intend to bring their education, talents, and skills back to Macon County.
POET Biorefining in Macon was the first ethanol plant in the state of Missouri and is the largest company by revenue in Northeast Missouri. The plant was recognized by the EPA in 2007 with an ENERGY STAR CHP Award.