2010, Ripley County's per capita income was $15,115. The unemployment
rate of Ripley County is 8.8 percent with an available workforce of
5,742. Only 503 people in Ripley County are unemployed, while 5,239
have gainful employment. The average hourly wage for the county is
Two of Naylor's major employers are R&W Trailers and Naylor Fabric.
The county's other major employers include Vitronic, an industrial
manufacturing facility, employing 175; Current River Nursing Center,
with 68 employees; Ripley County Memorial Hospital, with 130 employees;
and Missouri Forge, an industrial manufacturer, which employs 100 people.
201 N. Front St.
hospital - 15 mi.
Twain National Forest
Little Black River
Border Electric Cooperative, headquartered in Poplar Bluff, provides
electric power for the City of Naylor. The city provides water for
its residents from its well and through an arrangement with Ripley
County PWSD#2. The water plant has a capacity of 322,000 gallons
per day, with peak consumption at 55,000 gallons per day. The plant
has a storage capacity of 225,000 gallons. Sewer services are provided
by the city through its oxidation ditch. The plant has a capacity
of 75,000 gallons. Residents obtain natural gas through Atmos Energy Company in Caruthersville.
residents of Naylor receive telephone service from Windstream in Naylor.
Residents and businesses obtain internet service from a local internet
service provider in Poplar Bluff and Windstream.
is one medical clinic in Naylor. Folks utilize Ripley County Memorial
Hospital, a 30-bed facility located in Doniphan, 15 miles away.
nearest public community college, Three Rivers College,
is located in Poplar Bluff and boasts an annual enrollment of 4,500. Arkansas State University, a public four-year college located
in Jonesboro, AR, is the nearest higher learning facility. Fall,
2011, enrollment for the university was 13,920 students.
in Naylor and Ripley County travel Missouri Hwy. 142, H and W. The
Doniphan Municipal Airport, with a 3,000-foot runway, is 19.7 miles
northwest of the city. The nearest commercial airport is Jonesboro
Municipal Airport, 80 miles east.
in Naylor get their local and national news from a weekly
newspaper. Residents worship at one of the seven churches in town.
The community is proud of its public library and two public parks.
River is the nearest public access river. Residents and tourists
enjoy camping, fishing, hiking/fitness/nature trails, motor boating,
canoe and tube floating, swimming, and water skiing. Average temperatures
for Naylor range from 24 degrees Fahrenheit in January to 91 degrees
Fahrenheit in July. The area sees an average rainfall of 46 inches
city is represented by 153rd District State Representative Steve Cookson (R) and 33rd District State Senator Mike Cunningham (R).
U.S. Representative Jason Smith (R) represents Naylor in the
Eighth Congressional District.