Miami County Economic Development Department

The Miami County, Kansas Economic Development Department assists businesses in their development and expansion while promoting the region’s economic growth.


Business owners turn to the Miami County, Kansas Economic Development Department for valuable data clarifying the county’s economic climate. A central point of contact, the department provides confidential numbers detailing:

  • Demographics
  • Market profiles
  • Employment indicators

Miami County’s team works with business owners promoting managed business development and retention in an emerging area of the state.

Services Provided

Public Policy and Government Relations

  • Business Issues Related to a Specific City
  • Kansas Business Issues

Business Planning

  • Demographic/Census Data
  • Market Research

Financial Resources and Assistance

  • Tax Credits

Operations and Logistics

  • Locating Freight Forwarders/Customs Brokers

Libraries and Research Organizations

  • Business Research Resources
  • Demographic/Census Data


  • Competitive Analysis
  • Demographics/Census Data
  • E-Commerce/Internet Marketing
  • Market Plan Development and Training
  • Market Research

Networking Organizations

  • Geographically Based

Selling to the Government and Large Corporations

  • Obtaining Government Contracts

Office, Incubator, Accelerator, Laboratory, Kitchen and Meeting Space

  • Site Location

Economic and Site Development

  • Revitalization
  • Site Location Assistance
  • Tax Credits

Regulatory Compliance

  • Codes
  • Government Requirements
  • Registration, Licenses and Permits

Tax Services

  • Tax Credits


  • Budget, Cash Flow and Financial Statements Training
  • Business Management Training
  • Business Plan Training and Assistance
  • Marketing Plan Training
  • Human Resources Training

Starting a Business

  • Registration, Licenses and Permits
  • Site Location
Contact Information
Janet McRae
201 South Pearl Street
Suite 202
Paola, KS 66071
(913) 294-9163