Business Climate- Mansfield is open for business!

Locally Owned and Operated
We’re proud of our local entrepreneurs in Mansfield.  It’s those businesses that truly make our community an exciting place to visit. 
From our local restaurants and antique stores to the service businesses, gifts and apparel stores - we believe visitors and residents can find what they need in Mansfield.  Our local business owners know their customers and strive to keep them shopping locally.

Major Employers in the Community:  
Major employers in the area include: International Paper; MBI; Acme Tube Inc. of Louisiana; DeSoto Regional
Health System; DeSoto Parish School Board (boasts over 650 employees); DeSoto Parish Sheriff's Office; and the City of Mansfield. Plus, lignite mining by the Dolet Hills Mining Venture contributes heavily to the parish economy along with the CLECO-SWEPCO Power Plant. Several oil and gas drilling companies are also supporting services in the parish. 

Industrial Growth

Industrial development is proceeding at a fast pace. Acreage is available for industry in Mansfield. Financial resources are available with community banks, regional banks and credit unions doing business in the parish.

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 We have a robust community of chain retailers and service providers:

Supermarkets  Retail Stores  Restaurants  Service Providers  Financial Institutions   Home & Outdoors
 Wal-Mart Supermarket
(Hwy 509)
 Stage  McDonald's  Sam's- New & Used Tires  Carter Federal Credit Union  Ivey Lumber
(Polk Street) 
 Radio Shack  Subway  Jones Electric  Capital One Bank  City Feed & Garden Center
Market Basket
(Washington St.) 
 Family Dollar  Southern Classic Chicken  Durr's A/C Heating Electric & Appliances  Community Bank  Anderson Brothers
   Dollar Tree J&J Bar-B-Que  Bubba's Paint & Flooring  Sabine State Bank  Northwest Louisiana Food Plant, Inc.
   Factory Connection  Bon Chasse Cafe'  The Flower Shop  People's State Bank & Trust  Good Home Center
   Pattison's Fashion & Gift Shop  Pizza Hut Kap's Dry Cleaners   Progressive National Bank  Rent One
   Smith's Jewelers  Dairy Queen  Burch's Glass  Citizen's National Bank  Rent-A-Center
  Justice Watch & Jewelry Repair  Sonic Drive-In  DeSoto Glass    Aaron's
   Dollar General Cafe' 171  CMA Cable    Ivan Smith Furniture
  Plush 360 (Clothing)  Popeye's Chicken Anderson's Machine & Welding    Jackie's Furniture Specialities 
   Sugarbritches  New Hong Kong  1st Class Dry Cleaners & Laundry    
   Advanced Communications  Great Wall Chinese  New Wave    
   Bobbette's  El Giro Mexican  Raybon's Small Engines    
  King Mart Billy B's Cajun Grill  Amerigas    
   R-P Outdoors Barbecue Haven  Maroski Photography    
   Mansfield Pawn, Gun & Jewelry  Camellias Mexican Restaurant  Louisiana Plantation Pecans    
   Lynn's New & Old Trends Seafood & Beyond Eatery  Ideal Commercial Printing    
  Tobacco House Black Smoke BarBeQue Strategic Technologies of LA    
  Smoke Corner Campbell Soul Cafe Computer Station    
  Fred's    Discount Batteries    
      Famous Nail Salon    
      Despino's Tire Service    
      Casablanca Tires    


 Automotive Child Care  Convenience Stores  Funeral Homes  Pharmacy   Insurance Agencies
 Auto Zone Baby Love Child Development Too

 Wag-a-Bag Texaco Gas 

 Jenkin's Funeral Home  Mansfield Drug  State Farm Insurance- Julie Henderson
 O'Reilly's  New Direction Day Care

 A's B-Quick Shell Gas 

 Purvis Funeral Home Valentine Pharmacy  State Farm Insurance- Mindy Runge
 Quick Change Oil  We Care of Mansfield

 JJ's Fastop Mobil Gas

 Rose-Neath Funeral Home, Inc.   Greenleaf Insurance Agency 
 Raybon's Small Engines  

Kwik Snack Exxon Mobil 

    Mason, Amox, & Cunningham 
 B-n-L Tire & Auto Service    Mansfield Phillips 66      Misenheimer Insurance Group
 Horton's Auto Repair  

 Shop-A-Lott Chevron Gas 

     Dianne Boyt Insurance
 Shelby's Muffler Shop          Shelter Insurance
Triple J Motors         Kilpatrick's Life Insurance Company
Jerry Nash's Body Shop, LLC          
Adams Used Cars          
Napa Britt's Automotive          
Mansfield Auto World          


PayDay Loan Services   Medical Services Accommodations Venue Services Washaterias/Laundromats
PayDay Loans  DeSoto Regional Health System Burton Gatehouse Inn Clista A. Calhoun Center

Anderson's Washateria 
(Hwy. 84)


Cash 2 U  DeSoto Regional Dialysis Center Mansfield Inn Moonlight & Lace Wedding & Event Venue

Bam's Washateria
(Louise Street)

Money Tree  DeSoto Regional Family Medicine Super 8 Motels  Superior Event Hall  
Express Check Advance  DeSoto Physicians & Surgeons Clinic Best Western Plus    
Quik Cash Advances           Comfort Inn    
World Finance Corp  Louisiana HomeCare      
Xpress Loans Huff Family Chiropractor       
Mansfield Finance Service Family Eye Care       
Cash Cow  DeSoto Retirement & Rehabilitation      
Tower Loan Mansfield Nursing Center       
Security Finance