Local Business & Economic Development

Largest Employers

Largest Employers for Oktibbeha County

CompanyCategoryNumber of Employees
Mississippi State UniversityEducation4,500
SitelCall Center900
Starkville Public SchoolsK-12 Education800
Oktibbeha County HospitalHealthcare652
Wal-MartRetail500
Flexsteel IndustriesFurniture380
Southwire Co.Primary Metal Manufacturing280
City of StarkvilleLocal Government260
XeriumTextile Mill220
Northeast MS Coca-ColaSales and Distribution185
Gulf States ManufacturersFabricated Metal Product Manufacturing175
Oktibbeha CountyCounty Government150
GaranChildren's Clothing140
MFJ Enterprises Inc.Computer and Electronic Product Manufacturing135
LowesHome Improvement Supplies120
Source: LocationOne 2011

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