Lenexa, Kansas

Demographic Snapshot

Lenexa Johnson County Kansas City MSA
Population, 2017 52,903 584,451 2,128,912
Population % Ch., 2007-2017 13.9% 11.6% 7.47%
Median Age, 2016 36.6 36.8 37.4
Land Area (sq. mi.) 34.1 473.38 7,950
High School Grads, 2016 95.5% 95.8% 91.4%
College Grads, 2016 54.9% 52.8% 35%
Labor Force, 2017 30,411 325,825 1,128,859
Unemployment Rate, 2017 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
Alliance Data Systems
Data processing
890
Amazon Online distribution 250
Another Day Inc.  Accounting services  725
CEVA Biomune
Biological product mfg.
520
Clinical Reference Laboratory
Medical laboratories
500
Coca-Cola Bottling Co. Soft drink mfg.   430
Community America Credit Union  Credit unions  315 
Deluxe Corp.
Financial services
502
Gear For Sports, Inc.
Custom sportswear
650
Gill Studios
Commercial printing
405
Grantham University Education 400
Henderson Engineers, Inc.
Engineering services
499
IBM
Computer & software
250
JC Penney Catalog Logistics
Distribution
1,000
Kiewit Power Engineers
Engineering services
1,500
Lakeview Village Retirement Community  Nursing care facilities  596
Lexmark Enterprise Software  Custom computer 
programming 
538 
Long Motor Corp.  Motor vehicle
equipment 
330 
Modern Maintenance Janitorial services  350 
P1 Group Plumbing & HVAC 497
PRA International
Pharmaceutical
562
Quest Diagnostics
Diagnostic testing
laboratory
2,000
Rockwell Collins   Aviation & I.T. systems  352
SAFC Biosciences
R&D in biotechnology
260
Thermo-Fisher Scientific Analytical laboratory
instrument mfg. 
 534
United Parcel Service
Overnight delivery services
629
WaterOne  Water supply &
irrigation systems 
 350

Contact Information

Lenexa Economic Development Council

KC's Agricultural Heritage

KC Animal Health Initiative

Advisory Board

Strategic Priorities

KC Animal Health Investment Forum