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PEOPLE COMPARISON HIGHLIGHTS
Kansas City is 0% less densely populated than Independence.
People are 13.9% more likely to be married in Independence.
The Median Age is 4.7 years younger in Kansas City.

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PEOPLE
 Kansas City, MOIndependence, MOUnited States
 Population475,378117,255321,418,820
 Population - 2010454,876115,578308,745,538
 Population - 2000441,545113,288285,036,114
 Population - 1990435,146112,301251,960,433
 Pop. 1990 to Now9.25%4.41%27.57%
 Pop. 2000 to Now7.66%3.50%12.76%
 Pop. Density1,5091,51191
 Land Area315783,531,905
 Water Area41264,837
 Median Age3539.737.4
 Female Population51.59%52.79%50.81%
 Male Population48.41%47.21%49.19%
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 EST. TOTAL POPULATION BY AGE
 Kansas City, MOIndependence, MOUnited States
 Age 0 to 47.18%6.80%6.36%
 Age 5 to 96.73%6.49%6.51%
 Age 10 to 146.24%5.69%6.59%
 Age 15 to 173.62%3.44%4.03%
 Age 18 to 203.64%3.15%4.35%
 Age 21 to 245.95%5.21%5.61%
 Age 25 to 3416.60%13.89%13.47%
 Age 35 to 4413.28%11.83%12.97%
 Age 45 to 5413.52%13.58%14.09%
 Age 55 to 596.44%7.43%6.57%
 Age 60 to 645.27%5.70%5.72%
 Age 65 to 746.30%8.86%7.64%
 Age 75 to 843.57%5.46%4.26%
 Age 85 and over1.67%2.48%1.85%
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 RACE
 Kansas City, MOIndependence, MOUnited States
 White55.10%79.97%62.77%
 Black28.92%6.98%12.24%
 Asian2.40%1.16%4.95%
 Native American0.39%0.44%0.66%
 Hawaiian, Pacific Islander0.26%0.22%0.16%
 Other0.20%0.38%0.20%
 Two or More Races2.60%2.07%2.13%
 Hispanic10.15%8.79%16.90%
 Non-Hispanic89.85%91.22%83.10%
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 FAMILY
 Kansas City, MOIndependence, MOUnited States
 Households192,79948,170116,211,000
 Family Households107,02128,97376,958,100
 Non Family Households85,77819,19739,253,000
 Household Size2.372.412.63
 Married Population42.27%48.12%50.58%
 Single Population57.73%51.88%49.42%
 Now Married39.96%45.88%48.41%
 Married but Separated2.31%2.25%2.17%
 Never Married39.05%28.58%32.55%
 Widowed5.54%7.73%5.95%
 Divorced13.15%15.57%10.92%
 Married, w/children26.66%26.00%31.68%
 Married, no children36.91%43.79%41.44%
 Single, w/children24.47%18.93%16.94%
 Single, no children11.96%11.29%9.95%

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