Miami County, Kansas

Demographic Snapshot

Miami County Kansas City MSA United States
Population, 2017 32,964 2,128,912 325,719,178
Population % Ch., 2007-2017 3.1% 7.47% 7.99%
Median Age, 2016 40.4 37.4 37.9
Land Area (sq. mi.) 575.66 7,950 3,531,905
High School Grads, 2016 94.5% 91.4% 87%
College Grads, 2016 23.3% 35% 30.3%
Labor Force, 2017 16,766 1,128,859 160,320,000
Unemployment Rate, 2017 3.9% 3.8% 4.4%
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
Doherty Steel, Inc.
Machining and steelwork
75
Lake Mary Center
Sheltered Workshop
250
Louisburg School District   Education  175
Miami County Government
Government
232
Miami County Medical Center
Healthcare
134
Osawatomie School District
Education
165
Osawatomie State Hospital Mental health
services
366
Paola School District
Education
459
Spring Hill School District
Education
413
Taylor Forge Industries
Machining and
steelwork
163
Tri-Ko, Inc. Mental health
services
200
Wal-Mart
Retail
180

Contact Information

Miami County

KC's Agricultural Heritage

KC Animal Health Initiative

Advisory Board

Strategic Priorities

KC Animal Health Investment Forum