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Cities & States

Wichita
Population: 383,703
 
Overland Park
Population: 176,520
 
Kansas City
Population: 146,581
 
Olathe
Population: 128,050
 
Topeka
Population: 127,625
 
Lawrence
Population: 88,921
 
Shawnee
Population: 62,939
 
Manhattan
Population: 54,082
 
Lenexa
Population: 48,920
 
Salina
Population: 47,726
 

Johnson County
Population: 552,947
 
Sedgwick County
Population: 500,768
 
Shawnee County
Population: 178,378
 
Wyandotte County
Population: 158,348
 
Douglas County
Population: 112,210
 
Leavenworth County
Population: 77,002
 
Riley County
Population: 73,243
 
Butler County
Population: 65,786
 
Reno County
Population: 64,319
 
Saline County
Population: 55,633
 

Kansas

Kansas Employment Profile

Located in the Mountain-Plains region of the U.S., the Kansas economy has expanded from its original base in agribusiness into a diverse mix of growing industries, including one of the nation’s fastest-growing bioscience hubs. Kansas has also emerged as a leader in wind energy and other forms of renewable energy, food processing and distribution. (Source: Kansas Department of Commerce)

Based on 2013 statistics, the government sector employs the greatest percentage of workers in the state, followed by health care and social assistance; retail trade; manufacturing; and accommodation and food services, respectively.

The largest employers in the state (as of June 2014) include the State of Kansas (excluding the Board of Regents), Kansas University and Kansas University Medical Center, Cessna Aircraft Corp., Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd., B & V-Baker Guam JV, Railcrew Xpress, Shawnee Mission Unified School District, Via Christi Hospitals Wichita, Inc., Wichita State University, and Kansas State University.(Source: Merritt Research Services, LLC)

Total Population (2000, 2010, 2013*)


Based on 2000, 2010 and 2013* U.S. Census data
6.27% increase since 2000 census.
(* 2009-2013’ ACS 5-Year Estimates)

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