TRANSPORTATION

Saline County is committed to rising to challenges and meeting the needs of a changing world.

Whether you are concerned with fluctuating fuel prices or reaching a large amount of the population of the country, Saline County's central position in the U.S. makes locating here ideal for distribution purposes.

 

Furthermore, our quick access to multiple forms of transportation means more options for moving materials, products, and human power. Not only are we connected by telecommunication lines, but also by barge lines, railways, trucking companies, air services and access to the interstate.

 

Airports

Marshall Municipal Airport (5000 ft. paved and lighted. Fuel available.)

MCI - Kansas City International Airport - 90 Miles

Columbia Regional - 65 miles

 

Railroad

KC Southern and Union Pacific

Nearest Barge Service (18 miles)

 

Interstates and Highways

Saline County borders I-70 to the north. The county's location north of I-70 and 4-lane Highway 65 running through the center of the county, provides convenient access to major interstates.

 

Noteworthy Stats

Within a 500-mile radius of Saline County are:

  • 42% of the nation's manufacturing shipments

  • 43% of the nation's wholesale trade

  • 43% of the U.S. population