Low unemployment, high household income put NEJC cities at top of ‘most successful in Kansas’ list


Low poverty, low unemployment and high median household incomes put a handful of northeast Johnson County cities among website Zippia’s new list of the “most successful cities in Kansas.”

Leawood led the list with Prairie Village in third, Roeland Park in fifth and Overland Park in seventh. Shawnee and Olathe were the other two Johnson County cities to make the top 10.

You can find the full list and an explanation of the rankings methodology here.