Economic Impact

Price of Sand ($/ton)
Transportation Cost ($/mile)
Source of Sand
Holliday Avg 12.65 Done off map Pipeline on Kaw One source only
Kaw Valley Co. Wet 12, dry 36 N/A Pit mines and 1 dredge in Kaw One source only
Mid America Sand Sand from MO, man-made well
Penny’s Concrete Inc Message 7/19 w/ Mr. Bill Penny
Missouri Sand/Dirt Man
Sunflower Quarry (Martin Marietta)
17.78 source unknown
crushed limestone avg 12.05
Min. rate of 3.40/ton Quarry in Argentine, Kansas Message 7/19, Tues-Fri 9-5
(The following obtain sand outside of the Kaw and/or probably retail.)
The House of Rocks 34 source unknown
Sturgis Message 7/19
Quality Aggregates Sand from Mid America Sand
Canfield & Joseph, Inc Sand bags obtained outside of KS
Trent Materials Retail, sand from Holliday quarry
Bsc Holding Inc Sand/gravel from Illinois
Johnson County Building Material message 7/19
Lakeview Nursery Big 79, small 81 N/A N/A Retail
Quality Sand & Material Co Inc sand from MO River
Phillips Sand & Sanding Services Retail 30 Flat rate of $85/day Believed to be from quarry