Kingman County Has 740 farms encompassing 516,728 acres. Sixty-three percent of farmland is used for crops with the remaining balance used for livestock. Total producers number 1,189 and the ad industry employees another 364 individuals within the county.
OIL, GAS, WIND
As of December 2019, Kingman County ranked #333 nationally in oil & gas production and #23 within the state of Kansas. Windfarms dot the country's landscape and plan to develop additional windfarms are underway.
Supporting 573 jobs in, manufacturing plays an important role in Kingman County's economy. Four manufacturing firms rank in six of the county's top 20 employers manufacture a number of agricultural products, wire harnesses, and aerospace parts.
The median age of residents in Kingman County continually ranks above the national average. That's why nearly 10% of the workforce is in healthcare. The total economic impact of the health sector is nearly $19,000,000.