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Wildwood Ranch is located in the southwest corner of Missouri near the geographic center of the US. Joplin,  As the area continues to experience rapid development, this could soon be known as “America’s Intersection.” As the fourth largest metro area in the state of Missouri, Joplin has a nighttime population of 52,000  However, each day the population swells to more than 270,000 as people come to Joplin to work, play, eat or shop


Wildwood Ranch not only offers a distinctive lifestyle within the community, but is conveniently located within the Joplin Metropolitan area–which is home to some of the most exceptional schools in Missouri. Many of which have earned state and national recognition for outstanding achievement. The neighborhoods at Wildwood Ranch are in the Carl Junction School district which is one of the top schools in the area.  In addition to several top rated public schools Joplin is home to private and parochial school offerings as well. Educational opportunities are unlimited with Kansas City University of Medical and Bioscience Joplin Campus, two NCAA universities, several Community Colleges and Vocational Schools in the area.

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Joplin is home to two major regional medical centers, several clinics and physician offices complete with ambulance and air service serving the greater metro area population of 300,000.


Joplin serves as the hub to the region for major retail shopping, dining and recreational activities. Find Explore Joplin here: