About Franklin County

Why Franklin County?

Located in one of the top markets in the United States for industrial/business development, 85% of the US population can be reached in two days or less from Franklin County.

Easy access to Interstate 35, Interstate 70, Logistics Park Kansas City and the Kansas City International Airport as well as inclusion in the Foreign Trade Zone make Franklin County one of the most logical destinations for your next project.

Having easy and convenient infrastructure access, pro-growth/pro-development governing bodies and two post-secondary education partners willing to customize curriculum for workforce development needs are only a few of the benefits companies experience in Franklin County.

As you learn more about us you will see why companies like American Eagle Outfitters, Walmart Logistics, Kalmar and ATC Truck Covers call Franklin County home.

If you have any questions, please don’t hesitate to contact us and in the meantime make sure you Think Franklin County. 

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With a labor basin that reaches across a 10 county region and includes several major communities, Franklin County can help solve all your workforce needs.

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Quality of Life

In a quaint community setting with access to big city amenities, Franklin County’s quality of life is hard to beat.

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Economic Advantage

With its proximity to I-35, Logistics Parks Kansas City, and the rest of the country, the economic advantages are endless in Franklin County.

Franklin County Demographics

Here is a snapshot of the ingredients that has driven success in Franklin County for decades.



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10-County Area

Gender Makeup

Male - 51.1%, Female 48.9%

Median Property Value