Belton, Missouri

Demographic Snapshot

Belton Cass County Kansas City MSA
Population, 2015 23,168 101,603 2,087,471
Population % Ch., 2005-2015 -3.2% 8.9% 6.6%
Median Age, 2014 33.8 39 36.7
Land Area (sq. mi.) 14.25 696.84 7,950
High School Grads, 2014 90.2% 92.2% 90.8%
College Grads, 2014 21.1% 24% 33.6%
Labor Force, 2015 N/A 54,555 1,118,850
Unemployment Rate, 2015 N/A 3.8% 3.8%
Note: Educational Attainment rates are for the population 25 years and older. For consistency, the Educational Attainment data is from the 2009-2013 American Community Survey 5-Year Estimates. Also, because this community's population is under 25,000, labor force data is not available.
Sources: U.S. Census Bureau, Population Estimates, American Community Survey; U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.

Major Employers

 
Company
Type of Operation
Employees
ADESA
Auto Auction
250
Belton Regional Medical Center
Healthcare
285
Belton School District
Education
620
City of Belton
Government
179
Home Depot
Home Improvement Store
118
Hy-Vee
Food Store
225
Kohls
Department Store
75
Price Chopper
Food Store
175
Quick 'n Tasty
Convenience
1,020
R-O-M
Manufacturing
170
Target
Retail
80
Transwest
Truck and RV Sales
68

Contact Information

City of Belton, Mo.

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