West Plains city is located in the County of Howell in Missouri, USA. It covers a total area of about 32 sq. kms., elevated by 1005 ft above the sea level. Local businesses are an important of the local economy and support the overall growth of the town. Some important business ventures are art schools and shops, audio video equipment supplies and servicing, auctioning companies, bakeries, barbecue shops and equipment supplies, banks, auto restoration shops and services, bicycle dealers, wine shops and many other business ventures help in the growth of the local economy.