Shawnee, Kansas 

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Population

64,840

+8.0% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

3.6%

Median Income

$74,992

Median Home Price

$267,000

Best Places to Live in Shawnee, Kansas

Large-city complex - Missouri-Kansas border, on the Missouri River. September, May and June are the most pleasant months in Shawnee, while January and December are the least comfortable months.

Pros
Diverse economy
Entertainment
Attractive downtown
Cons
Growth & sprawl
Uninteresting physical setting
Crime rates
 $533,000 
6108 Lakecrest Dr
Bed 4 | Bath 5 | 3837 SqFt
 $345,000 
7000 Round Prairie St
Bed 4 | Bath 3 | 2404 SqFt
 $385,300 
20707 W 49th St
Bed 4 | Bath 3 | 2649 SqFt

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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QUICK FACTS

City: Shawnee
Zip Codes: 66216 66203 66226 66218 66217
Time zone: Central Standard Time (CST)
Elevation: 1014 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Shawnee is 3.6% (U.S. avg. is 3.7%). Recent job growth is Positive. Shawnee jobs have increased by 1.5%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Shawnee's cost of living is 5.3% higher than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Shawnee's Cost of Living

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

VOTING
Johnson county voted Republican in the previous five Presidential elections. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Shawnee's population is 64,840 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 8.0%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 21.3 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Shawnee is $267,000. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 7.4%. Check out the homes in the area

SCHOOLS
Shawnee public schools spend $11,102 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 15.7 students per teacher in Shawnee. More Education



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Housing Market in Shawnee

It's a good time to buy in Shawnee. Home Appreciation is up 7.4% in the last 12 months. Browse Shawnee Real Estate

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Reviews for Shawnee   3 Reviews
A great place to raise a family - 10/28/2014
Shawnee, KS is a great place to raise a family -- great schools, lots of ball parks and gyms,lots of great families. Great accessibility to highways, can get to... Read More

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Great place - 10/3/2006
Good schools, lots of ammenities, shopping, but a bit expensive on the area... Read More

Almost Overland Park - 4/13/2006
Don't overlook Shawnee. Homes are a relative bargain compared to Leawood and Overland Park. Really nice homes for a fraction of the East Coast or West Coast prices.... Read More


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ZIP CODES IN SHAWNEE, KANSAS
66216 66203 66226 66218 66217

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NEW LISTINGS IN SHAWNEE
$533,000
6108 Lakecrest Dr
Bed 4 | Bath 5

$345,000
7000 Round Prairie St
Bed 4 | Bath 3

$385,300
20707 W 49th St
Bed 4 | Bath 3

$319,000
6408 Noreston St
Bed 4 | Bath 3

$518,471
7819 Houston St
Bed 4 | Bath 4

$530,565
4519 Millridge St
Bed 4 | Bath 5

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