distribution iconBartlesville’s accessible and central location, growing workforce, along with the presence of a nearby Wal-Mart distribution center suggest that industries involved in Distribution & Logistics would find the area particularly attractive.

Major Activites and Services

Distribution of durable & non-durable products. Operate merchandise warehousing and storage facilities. Provide consolidation of freight consignments, trade document preparation, packing, crating and otherwise preparing goods for transportation, and logistics consulting services. Operate refrigerated warehousing and storage facilities.


  • Access to US Highway 75
  • Location near Tulsa and Tulsa Airport
  • Successful existing Wal-Mart Distribution Center

Growing retail workforce, likely attracted to higher-paying and more stable positions

Distribution & Logistics - U.S. Overview

Industry NAICS Code 2010 National Employment 5-Year Projected Change National Earnings per Worker
Freight packing & logistics services 48899 29,932 2% $41,724
General warehousing & storage 49311 612,628 9% $42,787
Refrigerated warehousing & storage 49312 55,201 4% $46,609
General wholesaling 42 6,329,368 3% $73,158

Source: Economic Modeling Specialists, Inc.