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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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  • Location: Missouri-Kansas border, on the Missouri River
  • Country: United States
  • State: Missouri
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  • Metro Area: Kansas City Metro Area

Quick Facts About Kansas City

    The unemployment rate in Kansas City Metro Area is 4.50 percent(U.S. avg. is 5.20%). Recent job growth is Positive. Kansas City Metro Area jobs have Increased by 2.97 percent.
    Compared to the rest of the country, Kansas City Metro Area's cost of living is 6.10% Lower than the U.S. average.
    As of 2014, Kansas City Metro Area's population is 2,087,470 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of 29.30 percent.
    Average Commute time is 23 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes.
    The median home cost in Kansas City Metro Area is $146,700. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 2.25%.
    Kansas City Metro Area public schools spend $11,422 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 13.9 students per teacher in Kansas City Metro Area.

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