Independence, Kansas 

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Population

8,983

-5.5% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

4.3%

Best Places to Live in Independence, Kansas

September, May and October are the most pleasant months in Independence, while January and July are the least comfortable months.

Local Listings in Independence
 $79,000 
1090 Grant Ave
Bed 2 | Bath 1 | 1722 SqFt
 $31,000 
905 E Main St
Bed 2 | Bath 1 | 924 SqFt
 $50,000 
611 Fountain St
Bed 2 | Bath 1 | 960 SqFt

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QUICK FACTS

City: Independence
Zip Codes: 67301


Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Independence is 4.3% (U.S. avg. is 3.9%). Recent job growth is Negative. Independence jobs have decreased by 0.9%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Independence's cost of living is 31.2% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Independence's Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
September, May and October are the most pleasant months in Independence, while January and July are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather | Climate Averages

VOTING
Montgomery county voted Republican in the last five Presidential elections. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Independence's population is 8,983 people. Since 2010, it has had a population decline of 5.5%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 15.7 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Independence is $60,400. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 3.2%. Check out the homes in the area

SCHOOLS
Independence public schools spend $10,222 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 14.8 students per teacher in Independence. More Education


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Housing Market in Independence

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Reviews for Independence   3 Reviews
Low crime - 11/26/2006
I did not and would not move here by choice,Uncle Sam moved me here temporarily. Crime rate is low but there is no economy. Walmart is the biggest employer and the only... Read More

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Government Move - 11/26/2006
Did not move here by choice and would not live here by... Read More

Schools - 7/30/2006
The schools in independence are adequate but nothing special. I beleive the taxes are too high and that the schools are not seening enough of the tax money to keep them... Read More


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ZIP CODES IN INDEPENDENCE, KANSAS
67301

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NEW LISTINGS IN INDEPENDENCE
$79,000
1090 Grant Ave
Bed 2 | Bath 1

$31,000
905 E Main St
Bed 2 | Bath 1

$50,000
611 Fountain St
Bed 2 | Bath 1

$40,000
831 W Beech St
Bed 3 | Bath 1

$259,900
871 N 3325th St
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$255,000
3102 Cr 5400
Bed 4 | Bath 4

$59,000
712 Washington St
Bed 3 | Bath 2

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