Grain Valley, Kansas

Demographic Snapshot

Grain Valley Atchison County Kansas City MSA
Population, 2015 13,379 10,712 2,087,471
Population % Ch., 2005-2015 62.5% 2.4% 6.6%
Median Age, 2014 30.8 29.5 36.7
Land Area (sq. mi.) 6.06 7.83 7,950
High School Grads, 2014 92.8% 91.8% 90.8%
College Grads, 2014 24.1% 24.7% 33.6%
Labor Force, 2015 N/A N/A 1,118,850
Unemployment Rate, 2015 N/A N/A 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
Alstom Signaling Operation, LLC Railroad signaling systems 420
City of Grain Valley
Government
72
Envirostar Waste Services
Waste disposal
33
Grain Valley Market
Grocery store
32
Grain Valley R-5 School Education 570
McDonald's  Fast food   80
Meravic, Inc.
Home decor
45
Owner Operator & Independent Drivers Assoc.
Professional association
270
PDQ Tower Services, Inc.
Telecom general contractor
46
Schefer's Roofing Company Roofing general contractor 45
Whiskey Tango Entertainment 50

Contact Information

City of Grain Valley, Missouri

KC's Agricultural Heritage

KC Animal Health Initiative

Advisory Board

Strategic Priorities

KC Animal Health Investment Forum