Kansas City, Missouri 

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Population

476,974

+4.9% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

3.6%

Median Income

$45,376

Median Home Price

$150,300

Best Places to Live in Kansas City, Missouri

Large-city complex - Missouri-Kansas border, on the Missouri River
Pros
-Diverse economy
-Entertainment
-Attractive downtown
Cons
-Growth & sprawl
-Uninteresting physical setting
-Crime rates

Local Listings in Kansas, City, MO
 $159,950 
607 W 75th St
Bed 2 | Bath 2.0 | 704 SqFt
 $159,950 
607 W 75th St
Bed 2 | Bath 2.0 | 704 SqFt
 $150,000 
4211 N Elmwood Ave
Bed 4 | Bath 2.0 | 1946 SqFt
 $125,000 
4016 E 115th St
Bed 4 | Bath 2.0 | 912 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.


QUICK FACTS

Real Estate: For Sale  For Rent
Country: United States
State: Missouri
County: Jackson County
Metro Area: Kansas City Metro Area
Political Ideology: Somewhat liberal
City: Kansas City
Zip Codes: 64118, 64152, 64119, 64138, 64151, 64114, 64134, 64155, 64131, 64130, 48 total
Time zone: Central Standard Time (CST)
Elevation: 1014 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Kansas City is 3.6% (U.S. avg. is 3.9%). Recent job growth is Positive. Kansas City jobs have increased by 1.35%. Learn More...

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Kansas City's cost of living is 8.10% lower than the U.S. average. Learn More... or Compare Kansas City's Cost of Living

VOTING
Jackson county voted Democratic in the previous five Presidential elections. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Kansas City's population is 476,974 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 4.86%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 22 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Kansas City is $150,300. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 11.10%. Check out the homes in the area or Find top agents in Kansas City

SCHOOLS
Kansas City public schools spend $13,820 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 13.4 students per teacher in Kansas City. Learn More...


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Housing Market in Kansas City

It's a good time to buy in Kansas City. Home Appreciation is up 11.1% in the last 12 months. Browse Kansas City Real Estate or Find top agents in Kansas City

The median home price in Kansas City is $150,300. Browse Homes in this Range.


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Reviews for Kansas City   81 Reviews
Good Family Town, less so for Retirement - 3/21/2019
Lived in KC metro over 40 years. It is quite spread out in terms of both geographical and... Read More

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Extremely unfriendly. - 7/22/2018
The rest of the people are right- KC Missouri has some of the least friendly people I’ve ever met. It’s extremely hard to find a friendly face. Can’t wait to move... Read More

Mixed bag - 3/13/2018
I lived in KCMO north of the river for about ten years. There are issues with both increasing crime and police misconduct. Somebody broke into my car as soon as my wife... Read More


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ZIP CODES IN KANSAS CITY, MISSOURI
64118, 64152, 64119, 64138, 64151, 64114, 64134, 64155, 64131, 64130, 48 total

NEW LISTINGS IN KANSAS CITY MO
$159,950
607 W 75th St
Bed 2 | Bath 2.0 |

$150,000
4211 N Elmwood Ave
Bed 4 | Bath 2.0 |

$125,000
4016 E 115th St
Bed 4 | Bath 2.0 |

$167,500
8815 Glenwood Ave
Bed 3 | Bath 2.0 |

$145,000
304 Kensington Ave
Bed 3 | Bath 2.0 |

$160,000
4729 Hedges Ave
Bed 3 | Bath 2.0 |

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