Employment & Economic Stats.

Below you will find a snap shot of statistical information about Cowley County.  If you are in search and certain information not found on our site, please contact us and we will be happy to assist you.
Cowley County Profile
Under the KU Entrepreneurship Works for Kansas Initiative, IPSR produces summary reports (formerly known as KCCED County Profiles) containing population, socio-economic, and employment data for each Kansas county.  To access profiles for any county including Cowley County visit: http://www.ipsr.ku.edu/ksdata/kcced/profiles/.

Kansas Statistical Abstract-46th Edition Online
The Institute for Policy & Social Research (IPSR) at the University of Kansas is pleased to announce that the 46th Edition of the Kansas Statistical Abstract (KSA) is now available.  The abstract is available EXCLUSIVELY online as a PDF file with individual pages available in Microsoft Excel and PDF. For more information and access to the data, please visit http://www.ipsr.ku.edu/ksdata/ksah/.

Employment data comes from the Kansas Department of Labor

2021 Regional Unemployment Percentages

County J F M A M J J A S O N D
Butler
Chautauqua
Cowley
Elk
Greenwood
Sedgwick
Sumner
State of Kansas

2020 Regional Unemployment Percentages

County J F M A M J J A S O N D
Butler 3.6 3.4 3.0 14.5 11.0 8.4 8.3 7.7 6.0 5.3 5.7 3.8
Chautauqua 3.6 3.4 3.1 9.6 8.8 7.9 8.5 8.7 6.4 5.5 5.5 3.8
Cowley 3.6 3.5 3.1 14.0 10.6 8.6 8.2 8.0 6.0 5.3 6.2 3.5
Elk 3.2 3.1 2.7 9.2 7.0 5.6 7.1 6.9 4.4 3.6 3.4 2.4
Greenwood 3.7 3.8 3.2 9.1 7.7 6.2 7.0 6.4 4.8 4.3 4.6 3.2
Sedgwick 3.8 4.0 3.3 18.7 14.7 11.5 11.5 10.9 8.5 7.2 7.6 4.4
Sumner 3.4 3.6 3.3 17.5 13.0 10.4 11.5 10.0 7.8 6.5 7.2 4.1
State of Kansas 3.1 3.1 2.8 11.9 10.0 7.5 7.2 6.9 5.9 5.3 5.3 3.8

Current Sales Tax Rate

State of Kansas – 6.5%
Cowley County – 6.5%

Arkansas City – 8.5%
Burden – 7.50%

Udall – 7.50%
Winfield – 7.90%

Local Sales Tax Distribution

2021

Cowley Arkansas City Winfield Burden Udall
January 0 284,245 255,173 1,998 4,322
February 0 332,682 307,484 2,505 5,272
March 0
April 0
May 0
June 0
July 0
August 0
September 0
October 0
November 0
December 0

2020

Cowley Arkansas City Winfield
January 0 295,852 250,045
February 0 323,353 289,519
March 0 285,677 223,246
April 0 253,896 253,845
May 0 295,695 259,186
June 0 308,680 266,457
July 0 311,029 265,297
August 0 326,545 281,052
September 0 318,754 256,988
October 0 320,544 287,653
November 0 285,718 256,646
December 0 285,141 267,915
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