Gladstone, Missouri

Demographic Snapshot

Gladstone Clay County Kansas City MSA
Population, 2015 26,861 235,637 2,087,471
Population % Ch., 2005-2015 -1.1% 14.6% 6.6%
Median Age, 2014 40.8 36.5 36.7
Land Area (sq. mi.) 8.05 397.3 7,950
High School Grads, 2014 90.5% 91.9% 90.8%
College Grads, 2014 25.7% 30.7% 33.6%
Labor Force, 2015 14,528 131,803 1,118,850
Unemployment Rate, 2015 3.5% 3.3% 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.
Sources: U.S. Census Bureau, Population Estimates, American Community Survey; U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.

Major Employers

 
Company
Type of Operation
Employees
City of Gladstone
Government
200
Home Depot
Home improvement
129
Hy-Vee
Retail grocery
222
McDonald's
Fast food restaurant
103
North Kansas City School District
Public school district
3,250
Price Chopper
Retail grocery
60
Quik Trip
Retail, convenience
30
Van Chevrolet
Retail auto sales
150
Wal-Mart
Retail
349

Contact Information

City of Gladstone

KC's Agricultural Heritage

KC Animal Health Initiative

Advisory Board

Strategic Priorities

KC Animal Health Investment Forum