Lee's Summit, Missouri

Demographic Snapshot

Lee's Summit Jackson County Kansas City MSA
Population, 2016 96,076 691,801 2,104,509
Population % Ch., 2007-2016 13.1% 4.3% 4.4%
Median Age, 2015 37.6 36.5 35.9
Land Area (sq. mi.) 63.35 604.46 7,950
High School Grads, 2015 96.4% 89% 91.2%
College Grads, 2015 42.9% 28.8% 35.8%
Labor Force, 2016 55,484 369,095 1,126,141
Unemployment Rate, 2016 3.2% 4.4% 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
Aspen Contracting  Foundation contractors 550
AT&T Corrugated & solid fiber box mfg.   500
Automated Motion  Manufacturing  35
Bennett Packaging-Kansas City  Commercial banking 242
Billy Goat Industries Commercial lawn equipment mfg. 
110
Brillient  Business services  40
CapGemini Accounting 150
Cerner Healthcare information systems  270
City of Lee's Summit
City government
1,000
Ck Enterprises  Manufacturing  180
County Beverage Co Inc. Beer & Ale Merchant Wholesalers  100
Creative Blow Mold & Tooling   Manufacturing 40
CVS Caremark Call Center   Contact center 559
Eagle Fluid Power   Manufacturing 40
Government Employees Hospital Association Healthcare 511
HDR    Architecture & engineering 65 
HRS Erase Inc.
Pension funds
51
IPL-Plastics   Plastic container mfg. 230
JCI Industries  Pumps and motor sales/service  160
John Knox Village Retirement community  1,000
Lee's Summit Medical Center Healthcare 600
Lee's Summit R-7 Schools Public school system  2,563
MC Power Electric & construction  45
Metropolitan Community College - Longview
Education
400
Missouri State Highway Patrol Legislative bodies 425
Polytainers  Plastic container mfg. 300
Quest Diagnostics   Medical laboratories 220 
R&D Leverage
Tool design, parts & distribution
250
ReDiscover  Healthcare  500 
Reinhart Foodservices
Food manufacturing
175
Saint Luke's Health Systems  Healthcare 1,300
State Street Mutual fund & insurance industry services  150
Summit Christian Academy Education 111
Tingle Flooring   Warehouse and distribution 145 
Toshiba
Office equipment
45
Toy's R Us Distribution    Toy distribution center 300
Truman Medical Center - Lakewood Healthcare 1,200
Ultrax Aerospace Inc. Electricity and signal testing 50
Unity Village Religious organization  310
University of Central Missouri  Education  2,000
Venture Industrial Products Sheet metal work manufacturing 60
Viracor - IBT Laboratories  Clinical and diagnostic testing 290
Zerega
Pasta manufacturing
110
Zoetis Animal health 235

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