Webb City is located in the County of Jasper and is a part of the Joplin Missouri Metropolitan Statistical Area. Webb City has a total area of about 19.5 sq. kms. and it is elevated from the sea level by about 1000 ft. The local economy mainly consists of private business ventures and some of them includes restaurants, advertising firms, air conditioning sales and sevices, hotels and motels, aircraft leasing and maintenance services, architect fims, art and craft shops, alteration and tailoring services, banks, jewellery shops, trucking companies and many others.