Kansas City, Missouri, is at the center of the Kansas City, MO-KS Metropolitan Statistical Area (MSA) and has a steady local economy that historically weathers economic fluctuations because of its diverse industry segments. Headquarters, technology-based companies, entrepreneurs, freight-based companies and shared-service centers select Kansas City, Missouri, for its central location, educated workforce and access to a strong support network of public and private programs, civic-minded entrepreneurs and competitive incentives.

Fiscal year 2017 show results of continued and sustainable growth in Kansas City:

  • Announced projects: 59
  • $1,088,379,720 in investment
  • 3,046 new jobs created
  • 2,076 retained jobs
  • 2,268 construction jobs