Kansas City, Kansas 

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Population

152,727

+4.9% since 2020

Unemployment Rate

5.4%

Median Income

$38,073

Median Home Price

$147,400

Median Age

33.4

Comfort Index (Climate)

7.4 / 5.7

summer / winter

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Best Places to Live in Kansas City, Kansas

Large-city complex - Missouri-Kansas border, on the Missouri River. September, May and June are the most pleasant months in Kansas City, while January and December are the least comfortable months.
State: Kansas
County: Wyandotte County
Metro Area: Kansas City Metro Area
City: Kansas City
Zip Codes: 66102, 66104, 66106, 66109, 66103, 66112, 66101, 66111, 66105, 66115, 11 total
Cost of Living: -18.4% lower
Time zone: Central Standard Time (CST)
Elevation: 1014 ft above sea level
Kansas City, KS Housing Market
Least Expensive HomesHomes Over 2,000 Sq. Ft.
Median Home ValueHomes less than 10 yrs old
Most Expensive HomesAll Single Family Homes
Pros
Diverse economy
Entertainment
Attractive downtown
Cons
Growth & sprawl
Uninteresting physical setting
Crime rates


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.


Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Kansas City is 5.4% (U.S. avg. is 6.0%). Recent job growth is Positive. Kansas City jobs have increased by 1.6%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Kansas City's cost of living is 18.4% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Kansas City's Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
September, May and June are the most pleasant months in Kansas City, while January and December are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather | Climate Averages

VOTING
In the last Presidential election, Wyandotte county remained overwhelmingly Democratic, 64.5% to 33.2%. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Kansas City's population is 152,727 people. Since 2020, it has had a population growth of 4.9%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 21.5 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Kansas City is Real Estate: $147,400. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 10.8%.

SCHOOLS
Kansas City public schools spend $11,699 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 14.1 students per teacher in Kansas City. More Education



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Housing Market in Kansas City

It's a good time to buy in Kansas City. Home Appreciation is up 23.7% in the last 12 months.
The median home price in Kansas City is $147,400.
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Reviews for Kansas City   15 Reviews
Kansas City - Wyandotte Co. - 1/23/2016
Avoid living in Kansas City, KS (Wyandotte Co.) by all means! We made the mistake of moving to this dump. High crime, high unemployment, murders daily, dilapidated... Read More

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ZIP CODES IN KANSAS CITY, KANSAS
66102, 66104, 66106, 66109, 66103, 66112, 66101, 66111, 66105, 66115, 11 total

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