Edwardsville, Kansas

Demographic Snapshot

Edwardsville Wyandotte County Kansas City MSA
Population, 2015 4,390 163,369 2,087,471
Population % Ch., 2005-2015 -1.7% 6.4% 6.6%
Median Age, 2014 33.3 33.2 36.7
Land Area (sq. mi.) 9.33 151.6 7,950
High School Grads, 2014 86.8% 78.4% 90.8%
College Grads, 2014 16.5% 15.8% 33.6%
Labor Force, 2015 N/A 76,319 1,118,850
Unemployment Rate, 2015 N/A 5% 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
Associated Wholesale Grocers
Food distributor
1,300
Bulk Mail Center
Bulk Mail
600
Burlington Northern Santa Fe
Railroad
1,200
Owens Corning
Fiberglass Production
525
Union Pacific
Rail transportation
750
United Parcel Service
Mail Delivery
900

Contact Information

Wyandotte Economic Development Council

  • Greg Kindle, President
  • 727 Minnesota Avenue, PO Box 171337
  • Kansas City, KS 66117
  • Email: gkindle@wyedc.org
  • Phone: 913.371.3198
  • Website: www.wyedc.org

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