Independence is the fourth largest city in the state of Missouri and encompasses over 78 square miles. It is the county seat of Jackson County. Our current population is approximately 121,212.
The City of Sugar Creek boasts of its own unique flavor. Nestled in the suburban area of Kansas City, Missouri, Sugar Creek offers the charm of a small town with all the advantages of a big city location.
The Independence Chamber of Commerce has deep roots in its community. Organized in 1920, the Chamber is a not-for-profit, business organization dedicated to promoting the economic growth of Independence. It is governed by more than 450 member.
The Independence EDC is a multi-faceted organization that is here to serve the needs of businesses. Whether you are an existing business or looking for a new home to expand your business, our staff is ready to help.
The Independence school district is a backbone of the city providing education from from early education, to kindergarten through twelveth grade, to adult education.
The Local Investment Commission (LINC) is a non-profit organization that works with state and local government, businesses, community and civic leaders to improve the lives of children and families in the Kansas City region.
NorthWest Communities Development Corporation is a community built on behalf of its residents. They have three core activities they actively pursue, The Fairmont Community Center, Housing, and Community Advocacy.
The United States Department of Housing and Urban Development is a Cabinet department in the Executive branch of the United States federal government.
CSL’s vision guides every aspect of its business by describing what it needs to accomplish in order to provide sustainable quality services that help individuals and communities reach their potential by lifting people to economic stability.
Maywood Baptist Church believes full life is found by following Jesus.