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Pros

-Diverse economy
-Entertainment
-Attractive downtown

Cons

-Growth & sprawl
-Uninteresting physical setting
-Crime rates


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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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Highlights


  • Location: Missouri-Kansas border, on the Missouri River
  • Country: United States
  • State: Missouri
  • County: Jackson County
  • Metro Area: No Metro Area

Quick Facts About Jackson


    ECONOMY
    The unemployment rate in Jackson County is 5.30 percent(U.S. avg. is 5.20%). Recent job growth is Positive. Jackson County jobs have Increased by 3.95 percent.
    COST OF LIVING
    Compared to the rest of the country, Jackson County's cost of living is 12.90% Lower than the U.S. average.
    POPULATION
    As of 2014, Jackson County's population is 687,623 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of 8.59 percent.
    TRANSPORTATION
    Average Commute time is 27 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes.
    REAL ESTATE
    The median home cost in Jackson County is $109,500. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been -5.64%.
    SCHOOLS
    Jackson County public schools spend $11,927 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 14.9 students per teacher in Jackson County.

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