Richmond, Missouri

Demographic Snapshot

Richmond Ray County Kansas City MSA
Population, 2016 5,575 22,754 2,104,509
Population % Ch., 2007-2016 -6.4% -4% 4.4%
Median Age, 2015 37.5 41.5 35.9
Land Area (sq. mi.) 5.88 568.81 7,950
High School Grads, 2015 86.8% 88.7% 91.2%
College Grads, 2015 15.1% 13.8% 35.8%
Labor Force, 2016 N/A 11,357 1,126,141
Unemployment Rate, 2016 N/A 4.2% 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. 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
Henkel Corporation
Sealants and adhesives mfg.
200
Ray County Memorial Hospital
Healthcare
220
Richmond R-XVI Schools
Education
190
Shirkey Leisure Acres
Nursing home
230
Wal-Mart
Discount retailer
300

Contact Information

Kansas City Area Development Council

  • Tim Cowden, Senior Vice President, Business Development
  • 30 W. Pershing Rd., Suite 200
  • Kansas City, MO 64108
  • Email: cowden@thinkkc.com
  • Phone: 8163745650
  • Website: www.thinkKC.com

KC's Agricultural Heritage

KC Animal Health Initiative

Advisory Board

Strategic Priorities

KC Animal Health Investment Forum