Maryville is home to 11,972 residents and approximately 7,000 students at Northwest Missouri State University. As the county seat for Nodaway County, our community serves as a retail hub for much of Northwest Missouri and Southwest Iowa, servicing a retail base of nearly 90,000. Situated within a short driving distance from Kansas City, Des Moines and Omaha; Maryville regularly attracts visitors to Mozingo Lake Recreation Park and Northwest Missouri State University. With its gentle rolling hills and rich farmland, Maryville is a community with a pioneer spirit and a progressive future that many find a great place to live, work, and play. Downtown Maryville offers unique advantages to business owners, with restaurants, bars, retail shops, legal and financial services, a county court house, and public art all within reach. In addition to these amenities, the Maryville community has strong ties to Northwest Missouri State University and fosters this relationship with a membership to the International Town & Gown Association. Our historic downtown has connectivity to fiber internet, ample parking, and well-maintained landscaping and public infrastructure. Contact Downtown Maryville today to learn how your business can be part of a growing retail and service center and add to the bustling business district. We can provide you with information about programs and incentives for new business owners or help you find a downtown location.