Major Employers


The City of Republic is home to several businesses and organizations which employ thousands of local citizens.  This number is excepted to grow substantially in the coming years as more companies move into the city- attracted by a ready workforce, quick access to transportation, and a low cost of doing business.  The largest employment sectors include education, industrial/distribution, and retail. 


Employer Name Sector Number of Local Employees
1. Amazon Distribution 1750
2. Republic School District Education 829
3. McLane Company Industrial/Distribution 500
4. Red Monkey Foods Industrial/Distribution 350
5. Walmart Retail 330
6. Heart of America Beverage Industrial/Distribution 190
7. City of Republic Government 177
6. Lowe's Retail 135
7. Watson Metal Masters Industrial/Distribution 99
8. Republic Nursing & Rehabilitation Healthcare 75
9. Hermann Lumber Co. Retail/Distribution 61
10. Everything Kitchens Industrial/Distribution 50