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-Diverse economy
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-Growth & sprawl
-Uninteresting physical setting
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What Bert Has To Say About Kansas City Metro Area

Kansas City is a large, prosperous, self-sufficient and culturally rich city located astride the Missouri River. The downtown area and most of the population are on the older Missouri side, filled with shaded neighborhoods and mixed development. For the past 20 years the big growth has been on the Kansas side to the southwest in suburbs like Overland Park, Lenexa, and Shawnee.


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City: Shawnee
Zip Codes: 66216, 66203, ... 5 total
Time zone: Central Standard Time (CST)
Elevation: 1014 ft above sea level

Quick Facts About Shawnee

    The unemployment rate in Shawnee is 3.60 percent (U.S. avg. is 5.20%). Recent job growth is Positive. Shawnee jobs have Increased by 1.57 percent. Learn more...
    Compared to the rest of the country, Shawnee's cost of living is 6.00% Higher than the U.S. average. Learn more... or Compare Shawnee's Cost of Living
    Shawnee's population is 65,046 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of 71.21 percent. Learn more...
    Average Commute time is 31 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn more...
    The median home cost in Shawnee is $216,500. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 5.54%. Check out the homes in the area.
    Shawnee public schools spend $11,102 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 15.7 students per teacher in Shawnee. Learn more...

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It's a good time to buy in Shawnee. Home Appreciation is up 4.6% in the last 12 months. Browse Shawnee Real Estate.
The median home price in Shawnee is $216,500. Browse Homes in this Range.
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A great place to raise a family

Shawnee, KS is a great place to raise a family -- great schools, lots of ball parks and gyms,lots of great families. Great accessibility to highways, can get to... (Read More)



Great place

Good schools, lots of ammenities, shopping, but a bit expensive on the area... (Read More)



Almost Overland Park

Don't overlook Shawnee. Homes are a relative bargain compared to Leawood and Overland Park. Really nice homes for a fraction of the East Coast or West Coast prices.... (Read More)



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