Miami County, Kansas

Demographic Snapshot

Miami County Kansas City MSA United States
Population, 2015 32,553 2,087,471 321,418,820
Population % Ch., 2005-2015 8.9% 6.6% 8.7%
Median Age, 2014 40.3 36.7 37.4
Land Area (sq. mi.) 575.66 7,950 3,531,905
High School Grads, 2014 93.8% 90.8% 86.3%
College Grads, 2014 23.2% 33.6% 29.3%
Labor Force, 2015 17,290 1,118,850 157,833,000
Unemployment Rate, 2015 3.7% 3.8% 5%
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
Doherty Steel, Inc.
Machining and steelwork
105
Lake Mary Center
Sheltered Workshop
200
Life Care Center of Osawatomie Health care 120
Miami County Government
Government
230
Miami County Medical Center
Healthcare
100
Osawatomie School District
Education
175
Osawatomie State Hospital Mental health services 400
Paola School District
Education
483
Spring Hill School District
Education
354
Taylor Forge Industries
Machining and steelwork
199
Tri-Ko, Inc. Mentalhealth services 200
Wal-Mart
Retail
150

Contact Information

Miami County

KC's Agricultural Heritage

KC Animal Health Initiative

Advisory Board

Strategic Priorities

KC Animal Health Investment Forum