Sedgwick County not thriving

From 2006 to 2011, personal income in Sedgwick County grew by 7.59 percent, which isn’t great relative to the rest of the country.

Sedgwick County Kansas Incorporated and Unincorporated areas Wichita Highlighted

Wichita Business Journal:

From 2006 to 2011, personal income in Sedgwick County grew by 7.59 percent, which isn’t great relative to the rest of the country.

On Numbers, a blog affiliated with the Wichita Business Journal, reports that Sedgwick County ranks 399th for its five-year personal income growth rate out of the 455 U.S. counties with a total personal income of more than $5 billion.

Despite this record, area economic development officials don’t see need for reform.

Complete story at Sedgwick County personal income growth lags most other major counties.