Did You Know? statistics & the economic impact of the Johnson County Library

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Did You Know?

– The Johnson County Library welcomes 4.3 million in-person & online visitors.

– Circulates 3.6 million books.

– Serves up 850,000 eBook, music, & video downloads.

– Provides 500,000 hours of computer & internet access.

– Offers nearly 5,000 programs attracting 138,000 attendees.

– Hosts 26,000 hours of public meetings.

– According to University of Kansas research, Johnson County Library’s services have a market value of $71 million. The economic impact equals $14.8 million.

– The Johnson County Library has 68% more physical checkouts than similar sizes communities, a 48% increase in eBook/Audiobook checkouts since 2014, and a 9% increase in early literacy program attendance since 2013.


Leawood Pioneer Library: 4700 Town Center Dr. Leawood, KS 66211

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