Growing Business. Growing Lives.

In the past few decades, St. Charles County, Missouri has been recognized as a leader in metro St. Louis and the Midwest for housing starts, job creation, transportation improvements, expanding community amenities as well as business and population growth.

Since its inception in 1990, EDC Business and Community Partners has been bringing people together to foster balanced growth and an ever increasing quality of place in this award-winning community. As a result, St. Charles County has become known as “a great place to grow your business and your life.”™

Whether considering a business investment, looking for a new home, or planning to visit this award-winning community in metro St. Louis, come experience some of the best of what the American Heartland has to offer!

Sites & Buildings

As a collar county, our community offers unparalleled opportunities for business expansion and relocation.
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Education & Workforce

50% of graduates from local colleges and universities are employed in the St. Louis area, which attributes to the County’s 4% unemployment rate. Learn more.

Why St. Charles County?

Elements of distinction and excellence have come together in St. Charles County  creating an unparalleled “quality of place” in the American heartland. Learn more.

Finance Your Growing Business

EDC Business and Community Partners offers financing for new and growing businesses through our 504 Loan Program, Industrial Revenue Bonds, Regional Growth Capital and Revolving Loan Fund. 

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