Major Employers

Name Type Employees
U.S.D. #253 Public education 975
Tyson Fresh Meats, Inc. Meat packing plant 973
Emporia StateUniversity Higher education 709
Simmons Pet Food Pet food mfg. 626
Newman RegionalHealth Healthcare 589
Hostess Brands LLC Commercial baking 570
Lyon County Government 275
City of Emporia Government 239
Hopkins Manufacturing Corp. Automotive products mfg. 222
Birch Communications Telecommunications 108