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Quick Facts - Cape Girardeau Area
- 300,513 live within a 40-mile radius of Cape Girardeau County
- Population of Cape Girardeau County, MO: 78,572
- Population of Scott County, MO: 39,008
- Labor Force (All Industries) within 30 mile radius – 85,982
- Current Unemployment for Cape Girardeau County – 4.4% (January, 2017)
- Current Unemployment for Southeast Region - 5.8% (January, 2017)
- Median household income for Cape Girardeau County - $43,280
Quick Facts - State of Missouri
- Located with the United States Midwest
- Population: 6,021,988
- Current Unemployment for Missouri - 4.1% (February, 2017)
- Missouri regulatory environment was ranked 11th best in the nation by Forbes in 2015.
- 3rd best corporate income tax index and a better overall tax climate than most of the surrounding states, including Kansas, Illinois, Iowa, and Oklahoma by the Tax Foundation (2016).
- Visit the Missouri Partnership website to learn more about the advantages and benefits in doing business in Missouri.