Lenexa, Kansas

Demographic Snapshot

Lenexa Johnson County Kansas City MSA
Population, 2016 52,903 584,451 2,104,509
Population % Ch., 2007-2016 13.9% 11.6% 4.4%
Median Age, 2015 36.6 36.8 35.9
Land Area (sq. mi.) 34.1 473.38 7,950
High School Grads, 2015 95.5% 95.8% 91.2%
College Grads, 2015 54.9% 52.8% 35.8%
Labor Force, 2016 30,411 325,825 1,126,141
Unemployment Rate, 2016 3.1% 3.1% 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
Aeroflex
Aircraft parts & equip.
100
Alliance Data Systems
Data processing
563
Amazon Online distribution 250
B/E Aerospace
Other comm. & svc. Ind. machinery mfg.
352
Cargill Grain milling 100
CEVA Biomune
Biological product mfg.
329
Clinical Reference Laboratory
Medical laboratories
500
Corbion Food mfg. (N.A. Hdq.) 375
Deluxe Financial Services
Financial services
577
Environmental Protection Agency
Government
700
Gear For Sports, Inc.
Custom sportswear
724
George Butler Associates (GBA)
Architects
158
Gill Studios
Commercial printing
400
Grantham University Education 600
Henderson Engineers, Inc.
Engineering services
450
Ingenix
Ambulatory healthcare services
196
JC Penney Catalog Logistics
Distribution
850
Kiewit Power Engineers
Engineering services
1,476
Perceptive Software Software development (Hdq.) 800
PRA International
Pharmaceutical
594
Quest Diagnostics
Diagnostic testing laboratory
2,000
Remel/Thermo-Fisher Scientific
Analytical laboratory instrument mfg.
440
Ryan Transportation
Freight transportation
150
SAFC Biosciences
R&D in biotechnology
260
Shafer, Kline & Warren, Inc.
Engineers
100
Smith & Loveless
Pump mfg.
182
Consolidated Communications Inc.
Telecommunications
195
United Parcel Service
Overnight delivery services
1,900

Contact Information

Lenexa Economic Development Council

KC's Agricultural Heritage

KC Animal Health Initiative

Advisory Board

Strategic Priorities

KC Animal Health Investment Forum