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The unemployment rate in Kansas City, Missouri, is 5.10%, with job growth of 3.95%. Future job growth over the next ten years is predicted to be 42.81%.

Kansas City, Missouri Taxes
Kansas City, Missouri,sales tax rate is 8.35%. Income tax is 7.00%.

Kansas City, Missouri Income and Salaries

The income per capita is $27,282, which includes all adults and children. The median household income is $45,376.

  ECONOMYKansas City, MissouriUnited States
  Unemployment Rate  5.10%5.20%
  Recent Job Growth  3.95%1.59%
  Future Job Growth  42.81%37.98%
  Sales Taxes  8.35%6.00%
  Income Taxes  7.00%4.60%
  Income per Cap.  $27,282$28,555
  Household Income  $45,376$53,482
  Family Median Income  $59,171$65,443
  Agriculture, forestry, fishing, hunting  0.29%1.35%
  Mining, quarrying, oil and gas extraction  0.09%0.61%
  Construction  4.87%6.19%
  Manufacturing  8.15%10.41%
  Wholesale trade  2.69%2.72%
  Retail trade  10.85%11.55%
  Transportation and warehousing  4.56%4.11%
  Utilities  00
  Information  2.69%2.12%
  Finance and insurance  5.97%4.69%
  Real estate, rental, leasing  1.93%1.89%
  Professional, scientific, technical services  8.75%6.68%
  Management of companies  0.09%0.08%
  Administrative, support, waste mgt svcs  4.74%4.27%
  Educational services  7.70%9.34%
  Health care and social assistance  15.65%13.81%
  Arts, entertainment, recreation  2.64%2.16%
  Accommodation, food services  8.27%7.44%
  Other services  4.38%4.94%
  Public administration  4.82%4.80%
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Mixed bag

I lived in KCMO north of the river for about ten years. It's a great place but there are issues with both increasing crime, and police misconduct. Somebody broke into my... (Read More)



"Big Small-Town"

I have lived in Kansas City for little over 2 years, Chicago prior for 4 years. I wanted to add a review of KCMO because it seems most of the reviews here are several... (Read More)



Not a safe place to live

Have lived in Kansas City metro area most of my life, but I'm currently relocating. Violent crime is on the rise in K.C., 126 homicides in 2016, the deadliest in 8... (Read More)



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