The typical asking rate per listing is in the $0's per square foot per year. The Joplin region is seeing a decrease in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate decreased $16 per sqft per year. That's a 100% decline in rent.
In the last 90 days, 15 listings have been made available, which means spaces might be going fast. You'll want to be prepared to make an offer immediately. There aren't many listings below 2,000 square feet available, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
Even though the median size is 3,100 sqft, there are still 0 spaces below 2,000 sqft. Most properties in this area are close to 1 floors. Most buildings in this market were built in 1985 and are Class A.