Osawatomie, Kansas

Demographic Snapshot

Osawatomie Miami County Kansas City MSA
Population, 2015 4,297 32,553 2,087,471
Population % Ch., 2005-2015 -6.7% 8.9% 6.6%
Median Age, 2014 36.2 40.3 36.7
Land Area (sq. mi.) 4.54 575.66 7,950
High School Grads, 2014 92.2% 93.8% 90.8%
College Grads, 2014 4.2% 23.2% 33.6%
Labor Force, 2015 N/A 17,290 1,118,850
Unemployment Rate, 2015 N/A 3.7% 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. Also, because this community's population is under 25,000, labor force data is not available.
Sources: U.S. Census Bureau, Population Estimates, American Community Survey; U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.

Major Employers

Company
Type of Operation
Employees
First Option Bank
Bank
62
Life Care Center of Osawatomie
Healthcare
82
Osawatomie School District
Education
156
Osawatomie State Hospital
Mental healthcare
366
Tri-Ko, Inc.
Mental healthcare
200

Contact Information

Miami County

KC's Agricultural Heritage

KC Animal Health Initiative

Advisory Board

Strategic Priorities

KC Animal Health Investment Forum