The Port: Location: St. Jude Industrial Park

PO Box 96          
New Madrid, MO 63869          
Telephone (573) 748-2866          

With all basic requirements for industrial development available, St. Jude Industrial Park is scientifically planned and designed to be a complete business community.  Your inquiry will assure assistance regarding the advantages of this facility for your specific needs.

Existing Facilities

  • 500,000 gallon elevated water storage tank

  • 4 million gallon fire protection storage

  • Storm drainage system

  • 5 miles of railroad in park

  • Park dock on Mississippi River for tenant use

  • Ready-mix concrete deliveries available

  • Slack water harbor


  • 2.3-million-gallon-per-day water treatment plant (expandable to 4.5 mgd) with state-approved water supply

  • 1.2 million kw electric generating plant

  • Natural gas on site

  • Southwestern Bell Telephone System

  • Sanitary sewage disposal system within park

Educational Training

  • New Madrid County Vocational/Technical School three miles from site

  • Engineering/technical colleges within the region include Washington University in St. Louis, University of Missouri-Rolla and Southeast Missouri State University in Cape Girardeau

Financial Incentives

  • Enterprise Zone - state and county tax abatements


  • 5 miles south of New Madrid, on the Mississippi River

  • 175 miles south of St. Louis, MO

  • 110 miles north of Memphis, TN

Park Area

  • 4,200 acres of flat Mississippi Delta land

  • 1,720 acres available

Present Tenants

  • Noranda Aluminum, Inc.

  • City of New Madrid electric power plant

  • New Madrid County Port Authority


  • Railroad - Union Pacific Railroad

  • Highways - Interstate 55 adjacent to site; 25 miles to I-155 or I-57

  • Barge - Park dock and slack water harbor

  • Air - New Madrid County Airport 1.5 miles from industrial park


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