Blue Springs, Missouri

Demographic Snapshot

Blue Springs Jackson County Kansas City MSA
Population, 2015 54,148 687,623 2,087,471
Population % Ch., 2005-2015 2% 1.7% 6.6%
Median Age, 2014 35.9 36.4 36.7
Land Area (sq. mi.) 22.27 604.46 7,950
High School Grads, 2014 94.1% 88.7% 90.8%
College Grads, 2014 30.3% 28% 33.6%
Labor Force, 2015 30,656 365,391 1,118,850
Unemployment Rate, 2015 3.6% 4.6% 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 2010-2014 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
Blue Springs School District
Public education
2,050
Brogdon Machine  Aerospace and medical industry precision parts manufacturer  48
Central Jackson County Fire Protection   Fire protection 131 
City of Blue Springs
Government
277
Double C Industries  Countertop and storage component manufacturer   40
Durvet
Animal health products
42
E-Circuits   Electronic components manufacturer 35 
Fike Corp.
Manufacturer of process and life safety products
470
Gaming Partners International
Playing card manufacturer
200
Haldex
Brake component and systems manufacturer
201
HMP/DME Services   Medical equipment and supplies 40
Innovative Soap, Incorporated   Liquid soap manufacturer 30
Kohl's Distribution Center
Retail distribution center
225
Meyer Laboratory
Environmentally friendly industrial cleaning chemicals manufacturer 40
St. Mary's Medical Center
Healthcare
575
Stewart Title   Real estate title insurance 37
WestRock   Fiberboard container manufacturer  125
Xceligent  National provider of verified commercial real estate information  309

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