Gladstone, Missouri

Demographic Snapshot

Gladstone Clay County Kansas City MSA
Population, 2016 27,114 239,085 2,104,509
Population % Ch., 2007-2016 6.1% 13.2% 4.4%
Median Age, 2015 39.9 36.6 35.9
Land Area (sq. mi.) 8.05 397.3 7,950
High School Grads, 2015 90.7% 92% 91.2%
College Grads, 2015 26.9% 31% 35.8%
Labor Force, 2016 14,967 134,661 1,126,141
Unemployment Rate, 2016 3.8% 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 2011-2015 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
Sunsmart Technology 
Solar energy equipment supplier
21
Van Chevrolet
Retail auto sales
150
Wal-Mart
Retail
349
Westlake Hardware   Retail  25

Contact Information

City of Gladstone

KC's Agricultural Heritage

KC Animal Health Initiative

Advisory Board

Strategic Priorities

KC Animal Health Investment Forum