Leavenworth, Kansas

Demographic Snapshot

Leavenworth Leavenworth County Kansas City MSA
Population, 2016 36,154 80,204 2,104,509
Population % Ch., 2007-2016 2.8% 8.7% 4.4%
Median Age, 2015 34.5 37.3 35.9
Land Area (sq. mi.) 24.04 462.83 7,950
High School Grads, 2015 90.8% 91.3% 91.2%
College Grads, 2015 30.7% 29% 35.8%
Labor Force, 2016 13,777 35,333 1,126,141
Unemployment Rate, 2016 4.5% 4.1% 3.8%
Note: Educational Attainment rates are for the population 25 years and older. Annual education attainment rates are not available for communities under 25,000 population. 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
Armed Forces Insurance
Insurance
180
 Central Plains Account Center Customer Services   382 
Cereal Ingredients  Food manufacturing  128
City of Leavenworth
Government - Local
270
Center for Coastal Margin Observation & Prediction Mail-order pharmacy    240
Fort Leavenworth
Army - Military/Civilians
9,000
Great Western Manufacturing  115 
Hallmark Cards, Inc.
Greeting cards
260
Heatron
Heating element manufacturing
200
Leavenworth USD #453
Public education
700
Northrop-Grumman, Information Technologies
Research consultants
700
VA Medical Center
Health
700

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