Richmond, Missouri

Demographic Snapshot

Richmond Ray County Kansas City MSA
Population, 2015 5,595 22,810 2,087,471
Population % Ch., 2005-2015 -4.8% -2.8% 6.6%
Median Age, 2014 38.2 40.7 36.7
Land Area (sq. mi.) 5.88 568.81 7,950
High School Grads, 2014 85.5% 88.3% 90.8%
College Grads, 2014 14.5% 13.9% 33.6%
Labor Force, 2015 N/A 11,484 1,118,850
Unemployment Rate, 2015 N/A 4% 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
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