Wyandotte County is thriving with new development and redevelopment in its logistics, industrial, and manufacturing districts. This growth has attracted companies like General Motors, Kellogg’s, Kraft Tank, Plastic Omnium, CertainTeed and Dairy Farmers of America.
Due to its central location, available land and proximity to major industries, rail and air, along with the use of local and state incentive programs, Wyandotte County is an emerging hub for logistics and manufacturing sectors.
The chart below provides a snapshot of total employment by industry using NAICS classifications – a categorization system used by business and government to classify establishments by type of economic activity. Healthcare has the largest employment in the county, followed by manufacturing followed by manufacturing, education, and transportation and warehousing.