Downs business community is vital and active in this rural town, and is
supported by a wide variety of businesses including industrial,
agricultural, retail and service.
The downtown features many
different types of businesses, all within walking distance, covering
topics such as clothing, shoes, electronic, art, flowers, automotive,
hardware, hair care, groceries, banking, real estate, decorating, gifts,
sporting goods, furniture and pharmaceutical.
The town sports a weekly
newspaper, several eating establishments, automotive care centers, a
dental clinic, medical clinic, motels, a bed and breakfast and also a
Griffith Industrial Park is home to several businesses and is always looking to expand.