Economic Development in Broken Bow, Oklahoma

Broken Bow, Oklahoma is a business friendly city. We have the resources and the attitude to help your new business venture succeed! Whether you are opening a small business or relocating a major manufacturing facility we are ready to help.

Broken Bow is already home to several large industrial plants including new Huber oriented strand board plant, the world's largest O.S.B. plant. We currently have over 80 acres available for industrial development and we will work with our local realtors to assist you in finding and obtaining the perfect site for your plans.

We have an abundance of affordable water and electricity, excellent highways and railways, an airport with a long runway (3200 feet), and landfill facilities. We are a Main Street Town which means our downtown area has a focused and well managed development and restoration plan in place and underway.

Broken Bow Lake and Beavers Bend Resort Park average over one million visitors each year. Broken Bow residents also enjoy an outstanding quality of life. Our Cedar Creek Golf Course received a four and a half (out of five) star rating by the Golf Digest Magazine and FLW Outdoors Magazine named our area one of the greatest bass fisheries in America. Broken Bow is the gateway city to Broken Bow Lake and the Beavers Bend Resort Park as well as the Mountain Fork and Glover Rivers. Our community has continued to invest in recreation by developing a 20 acre baseball complex with 7 fields for baseball/softball and practice fields for football and soccer.

Local Industry and Workforce Data

INDUSTRIAL INFORMATION TYPE LOCATION EMPLOYEES
International Paper Paper Valliant 335
Kellogg Brown& Root Maintenance Contractor Valliant Paper Mill 168
Tri Lakes Services, Inc. Contractor Valliant Paper Mill 130
    TOTAL 633
       
Weyerhaeuser Company Timberlands Broken Bow 20
  Saw Mill Idabel 110
  Saw Mill Wright City 230
    TOTAL 360
       
Tyson Foods, Inc. Hatchery Broken Bow 41
  Feed Mill Broken Bow 60
  Processing Plant Broken Bow 890
    TOTAL 991
       
Setco Tires for Machinery   100
       
Dominance Industries/
Pan Pacific
Fiber Board Broken Bow 135
       
Daryl Thomason Trucking Nationwide Flatbed Trucking Broken Bow 200
       
JM Huber Engineered Woods OSB Board Broken Bow 80
       
Jimmie Tucker Trucking Nationwide Common Carrier Broken Bow 88
       
Pine Telephone Utility Broken Bow 59
       
River Mountain Manufacturing Log Furniture Broken Bow 18
       
Wal-Mart Retail Broken Bow 104
       
Choctaw Nation Enterprises     641
       
Choctaw Electric   Idabel / Haworth 20
       
Pruett's Food   Broken Bow 91
    Valliant 30
    TOTAL 121