Grain Valley, Missouri

Demographic Snapshot

Grain Valley Jackson County Kansas City MSA
Population, 2016 13,684 691,801 2,104,509
Population % Ch., 2007-2016 28.2% 4.3% 4.4%
Median Age, 2015 32.3 36.5 35.9
Land Area (sq. mi.) 6.06 604.46 7,950
High School Grads, 2015 93% 89% 91.2%
College Grads, 2015 27.2% 28.8% 35.8%
Labor Force, 2016 N/A 369,095 1,126,141
Unemployment Rate, 2016 N/A 4.4% 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. 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