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  ECONOMY OVERVIEW
  

The unemployment rate in Kansas City, Kansas, is 6.70%, with job growth of 0.73%. Future job growth over the next ten years is predicted to be 34.80%.

Kansas City, Kansas Taxes
Kansas City, Kansas,sales tax rate is 8.78%. Income tax is 4.80%.

Kansas City, Kansas Income and Salaries

The income per capita is $18,771, which includes all adults and children. The median household income is $37,768.

  ECONOMYKansas City, KansasUnited States
  Unemployment Rate  6.70%6.30%
  Recent Job Growth  0.73%1.18%
  Future Job Growth  34.80%36.10%
  Sales Taxes  8.78%6.00%
  Income Taxes  4.80%4.72%
  Income per Cap.  $18,771$28,051
  Household Income  $37,768$53,046
  Family Median Income  $45,960$64,585
  ESTIMATED HOUSEHOLDS BY HOUSEHOLD INCOME
  Income Less Than 15K  19.13%12.61%
  Income between 15K and 20K  6.35%5.33%
  Income between 20K and 30K  14.52%10.57%
  Income between 30K and 40K  12.25%9.90%
  Income between 40K and 50K  9.97%8.95%
  Income between 50K and 60K  8.55%8.08%
  Income between 60K and 75K  9.55%10.09%
  Income between 75K and 100K  9.73%12.25%
  Income between 100K and 150K  7.57%12.82%
  Income between 150K and 200K  1.55%4.78%
  Income greater than 200K  0.86%4.64%
  POPULATION BY OCCUPATION
  Management, business, finance  7.69%14.36%
  Engineering, computers, science  2.83%5.24%
  Community, social services  1.24%1.66%
  Legal  0.66%1.17%
  Education, library  4.05%6.10%
  Arts, design, media, sports, entertainment  0.70%1.88%
  Healthcare practitioners and technology  4.71%5.49%
  Healthcare support  3.03%2.47%
  Firefighters, law enforcement  2.96%2.24%
  Food preparation, serving  6.08%5.61%
  Building maintenance  6.52%3.97%
  Personal care  2.59%3.54%
  Sales, office, administrative support  25.21%24.89%
  Farming, fishing, forestry  0.59%0.73%
  Construction, extraction, maintenance/repair  11.87%8.56%
  Production, transportation, material moving  19.26%12.10%
  ECONOMY COMMENTS
  
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4 full seasons
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  GENERAL COMMENTS
  
KS or MO?
lived in both kansas city, ks (wyandotte county) and in kansas city, mo - and we preferred kcmo - there was a little more to do - besides, in kansas it's a b*t*h to get... (read more)
re: The "Other" Kansas City - 8/4/2006
i lived in kck wyandotte county, while the people are simple and poor they have more heart than the jokc peeps, the dotte is stuck in a terrible cycle of we (the leaders... (read more)
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I was born here, lived in Arkansas (just don't send me the jokes; heard enough during the Clinton administration) while a child, then moved back here. Thus, my entire... (read more)
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