The West Central region consists of 13 counties and the historic towns of Sedalia, Warrensburg
and Marshall. Its three major lakes – Truman, Stockton and Pomme de Terre – offer
tranquility, while Whiteman Air Force Base, home of the B-2 Stealth bomber, offers
protection. Top industries are retail trade, farming, construction, food services
The regional average wage was $584 per week in the 4th Quarter of 2012.