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Major Employers

Chanute is a progressive community focused on the health and well being of our residents and businesses. We have a viable workforce with a broad range of skills. We are proud to showcase our major employers including:

Employer Field Number of Employees
Neosho Memorial Regional Medical Center Healthcare 475
Orizon Aerospace Manufacturing 304
USD 413 Education 272
Hi Lo Industries Cabinets & Furniture 260
Neosho County Community College Education 184
City of Chanute Municipality 206
Ash Grove Cement Cement Production 152
Chanute Manufacturing Power Generation Systems 142
State of Kansas KWP&T, DCF, KCC, Disabiity/Aging 108
HBD Industries Industrial Hose & Ducting 90
Cleaver Farm & Home Retail Building & Farm Supplies 64
Community National Bank & Trust Banking 65
Young's Welding/Pop-Up Industries Steel Fabrication 58
Tri-Valley Development Services CDDO & Client Services 56
Bank of Commerce Banking 39
Nu Wa Industries Recreational Vehicles 52

Chanute is proud to be home to several "Anchor Institutions" that provide the foundation for our community's economic base.
 Updated Data - March 2018

Anchor Institutions

Chanute's fiber optic network serves the key anchor institutions in the community, including: In addition, we have several commercial businesses that have chosen to utilize our network: The City of Chanute serves as an aggregation point for the Statewide KAN-Ed education and medical network. Through the efforts of the school district, community college, public library, and City government, Kan-ed provided technical support and grant resources for the City to create this access point in Chanute to help deliver the benefits and resources of the statewide network to the students, educators, and administrators in and around Chanute.