Leawood, Kansas

Demographic Snapshot

Leawood Johnson County Kansas City MSA
Population, 2015 34,579 53,951 2,087,471
Population % Ch., 2005-2015 14.9% 4.8% 6.6%
Median Age, 2014 44.2 29.6 36.7
Land Area (sq. mi.) 15.06 829.28 7,950
High School Grads, 2014 99.2% 91% 90.8%
College Grads, 2014 74.3% 26% 33.6%
Labor Force, 2015 16,853 23,861 1,118,850
Unemployment Rate, 2015 2.6% 4.2% 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
AMC Theatres
Support center
400
American Academy of Family Physicians
Professional association
350
Bukaty Companies
Insurance & employee benefits
125
City of Leawood
Local government
256
DEMDACO, Inc.
Home decorative accessories
297
Douthit Frets Rouse Gentile & Rhodes, LLC Law firm 45
Euronet Worldwide, Inc.
Global payment network
191
Hoefer Wysocki Architecture
Architects
81
Houlihan's Restaurant Group
Restaurant headquarters
165
Kansas City Orthopaedic
Specialty medical services
95
Mariner Companies
Investments
236
Murphy-Hoffman Co. Trucking 250
Northwestern Mutual / RPS Financial Insurance / Investments 75
Nueterra Holdings Co.
Healthcare management
200
Philadelphia Insurance
Insurance
85
Reece & Nichols
Residential real estate
196
RPS Financial
Investments
84
SelectQuote
Insurance
290
Shawnee Mission School District
K-12 education
3,716
Tortoise Capital Advisors, L.L.C. Investments 50
U.S. Toy Company
Retail - Toys
150
USD 229 - Blue Valley
K-12 education
3,226
Weight Watchers
Weight loss
150

Contact Information

Leawood Chamber of Commerce

KC's Agricultural Heritage

KC Animal Health Initiative

Advisory Board

Strategic Priorities

KC Animal Health Investment Forum