Local Business & Economic Development

Largest Employers

Largest Employers for Oktibbeha County

CompanyCategoryNumber of Employees
Mississippi State UniversityEducation4,500
Starkville Public SchoolsK-12 Education800
Oktibbeha County HospitalHealthcare652
Wal-MartRetail630
SitelCall Center600
Flexsteel IndustriesFurniture328
City of StarkvilleLocal Government283
Southwire Co.Primary Metal Manufacturing280
XeriumTextile Mill220
Weavexx CorporationManufacturing200
Golden Triangle Planning & DevelopmentHealth Care and Social Assistance200
Northeast MS Coca-ColaSales and Distribution185
Reliable Security ServicesAdministrative and Support and Waste Management and Remediation Services185
Nucor CorporationManufacturing180
Oktibbeha CountyCounty Government150
LowesHome Improvement Supplies150
GaranChildren's Clothing150
MFJ Enterprises Inc.Computer and Electronic Product Manufacturing100
Source: TVAsites.com, 2017

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