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County Name Shawnee
Population 178,725
Median Household Income $49,695
Average Annual Wage For County $42,311
Number of Online Job Postings 1,818 job openings
High Demand/High Wage Jobs Local Area 2 – Northeast
Average Annual Employment 87,679
Unemployment Rate 4.0%
Adult Education Centers in proximity to this county Washburn Institute of Technology
Let's Help, Inc.
Lawrence USD #497
Manhattan USD #383
Neosho County Community College - Ottawa
High schools within this county Highland Park High
Hope Street Charter Academy
Rossville Jr. Sr. High School
Seaman High
Shawnee Heights High
Silver Lake Jr Sr High
Topeka High
Topeka West High
Washburn Rural High
Nearest post-secondary institutions by county
— Undergraduate Enrollment
Washburn Institute Of Technology — 2,074
Washburn University — 6,633
University Of Kansas — 20,188
Kansas State University — 21,019
Manhattan Area Technical College — 1,260
Emporia State University — 4,039
Flint Hills Technical College — 1,432
Kansas City Kansas Community College — 8,338
Highland Community College — 5,127
Johnson County Community College — 29,661