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With a population of 173 thousand people, Overland Park is the second most populated city in the state of Kansas. It was first incorporation as a "first class city" only 55 years ago with an initial population of 28 thousand people. But its history goes back to its early roots in 1905.1905 marked the arrival of the areas founder, William Strang Jr. who plotted subdivision along an old military roadway that is now part of downtown Overland Park. Strang later in 2909 sponsored the first airplane flight west of the Mississippi that featured the Wright brothers. In 2008, the city voted on and approved the addition of 15 square mile to be included within the city limits. Since this addition the city now spans almost the entire distance between the northern and southern borders of Johnson County. The city limit expansion also created expansion opportunities for economic growth. Overland Park is home to 40 different large corporations that have their corporate headquarters within the city. Most notably is the telecommunications firm Sprint who is located there and employs 8 thousand people. Other Fortune 500 companies who are headquartered in Overland Park include YRC Worldwide, Black & Veatch, Waddell & Reed, Ferrellgas, Ash Grove Cement Company, and Compass Minerals. The city works to attract technology companies in particular such as Netsmart Technologies which relocated to Overland Park in 2011. However the three largest industries in the city are still educational services, health care and social assistance.
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