Independence Chain Grocery/Supermarket Locations, 1924-2020

This is a list of all known chain grocery addresses in Independence between 1924 and 1991, compiled from city directories, telephone books, and other sources. It is generated through a live Google Spreadsheet so it reflects the latest information I have.

View and download a copy of this location spreadsheet via Google Sheets.


  • The 1997 data seems to have some major lapses. I’ll do what I can but I may not be able to correct that very much.

Store tags:

  • A&P
  • Apple Market
  • Hy-Vee
  • Kroger
  • Milgram
  • Piggly Wiggly
  • Price Chopper
  • Safeway
  • Sun Fresh
  • Thriftway
  • United
Updated on 8 November 2023