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 5200 E. Red Bridge Rd.
Wed.-Sat. 9AM-5PM
www.bridgingthegap.org


2010(Census) 24,475

Median Age

36.3

Gender Distribution

Male 48.4%
Female 51.6%

 

Labor Force
Male   6,703
Female 6,606
Total Resident Employees 13,318
Jackson County Labor Force 363,223
Unemployment Rate 6.5%


 

 

 
Households
Number of Households  11,070
Median Household Income $48,239
Median House Value $102,134
Per Capita Income  $20,740

 

 

Government
Type of Local Government  Mayor-Council
Comprehensive City Planning Yes
City Zoning Yes
Economic Development Dept Yes
City Engineer Employed Yes
Personnel 310
Full-time Police 75
Full-time Fire Department 40
Fire Insurance Rating 4

 

 

Transportation
Highways Distance
U.S. 71 In City
MO Highway 150  In City
I-435 3 miles
I-470 3 miles
I-70 8 miles
Railroads Kansas City Southern
# Of Freight Stops Daily

Air

Kansas City International  40 Miles
Downtown Airport 20 Miles
Johnson County Executive 20 Miles

 

 

Communications
Jackson County Advocate Weekly
The Kansas City Star Daily
Telephone Service

AT&T, Verizon, Sprint,T-Mobile

Number of Radio Stations 35
Number TV Channels Received Up to 275
Television Service Digital Technology
Post Office One 1st Class
Community Web Access Telecommunity Center at Longview College
Mid-continent Public Library

 

 

Education
Grandview C-4 School District
Hickman Mills #1 School District
Grandview Christian School
Metropolitan Community College – Longview Campus

Click here for more private schools within a 15-minute drive


Medical
Area Hospitals Distance
Research Belton Hospital   10 Minutes
Truman Medical Center East 20 Minutes
Saint Joseph Health Center 15 Minutes
Local Medical Clinics
Grandview Health Care Center 
Grandview Medical Center
Hickman Mills Clinic
Blue Ridge Family Physicians
The Healthsource of Grandview

 

 

Local Shopping
Truman's Marketplace Shopping Center 
Grandview Plaza Shopping Center
Truman Farm Business Center
Grandview Crossing
Gateway Commons

 

 

Waste Services Private
Allied Services (BFI) (816) 254-1470
America Waste Systems (816) 966-1161
Compost Connection (816) 761-8300
Deffenbaugh (913) 631-3300
Flynn's Raytown Disposal (816) 358-1211
Town & Country Disposal (816) 380-5595
Summit Disposal (816) 246-6022

 

Recycling

Bridging the Gap-South Recycling Center  

 

 

Land Area 14.73 Square Miles

 

 

Land Use
Residential   26%
Industrial 5%
Commercial 4%
Public Use 20%
Other  5%
Undeveloped 42%

 

 

Businesses
Annual Business Licenses  590
Industries/Distribution Centers Over 80
Home Based Businesses 141
Retail/Services A Variety
Industrial Space Over 3.5 million square feet in use

 

 

Golf Courses
Grand Summit 18 holes  semi-private
River Oaks 18 holes public

 

 

Grandview Parks and Recreation
Parks  14, totaling over 200 acres
Community Center The View featuring rock climbing, gym, workout equipment, two indoor pools and meeting facilities
Outdoor Aquatic Centers  One
Ball Field Complexes Three
Trails Trail System Linked to Longview Lake

 

 

Longview Lake
Location Grandview's Northeast Border
Recreation Size Area 4,830 Acres
Outdoor Opportunities 950 Acre Lake and Beach Area
Full Service Marina
Water Skiing, Fishing, Boat Rental
18 Hole Championship Golf Course
Miles of Bike and Hike Trails with Campgrounds