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Kansas City, MO vs Houston, TX

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Highlights
- Household income in Houston, is 1% less than it is in Kansas City and is 17% below the National Average.
- Kansas City unemployment rate is 4.60%.
- Houston unemployment rate is 3.90%.


Economy
 Kansas City, MOHouston, TXUnited States
 4.6%3.9%3.7%
 1.4%3.2%1.6%
 32.5%30.9%33.5%
 8.6%8.3%6.2%
 6.4%0.0%4.6%
     $29,742$30,547$31,177
 $50,136$49,399$57,652
 $64,817$54,682$70,850
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 Est. Households By Income
 Kansas City, MOHouston, TXUnited States
 14.0%13.5%11.5%
 5.6%6.1%4.8%
 10.7%11.6%9.7%
 10.5%10.2%9.3%
 9.1%9.0%8.5%
 7.9%7.8%7.7%
 10.5%8.9%9.9%
 11.7%9.7%12.3%
 11.8%10.9%14.1%
 4.4%4.8%5.8%
 3.8%7.4%6.3%
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 Population By Occupation
 Kansas City, MOHouston, TXUnited States
 14.5%14.2%15.1%
 6.4%6.7%5.6%
 1.7%1.1%1.7%
 1.5%1.7%1.1%
 5.6%5.0%6.0%
 2.4%1.7%2.0%
 6.5%4.7%5.9%
 2.6%2.1%2.4%
 2.4%1.9%2.2%
 6.4%6.3%5.8%
 3.5%5.7%3.9%
 3.7%3.2%3.7%
 24.3%21.5%23.5%
 0.2%0.1%0.7%
 6.3%11.8%8.2%
 12.1%12.3%12.2%

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Reviews for Kansas City    82 Reviews
Kansas City, MO is Horrible and Dirty - 12/13/2019
Kansas City is violent, lots of crime, criminals and people lack basic social graces. It seems like the police just outright ignore most crimes unless they are serious... Read More

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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 lifestyle. Five main counties. Some have more crime than others. Multiple... Read More

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

Reviews for Houston    359 Reviews
As Someone Who's Lived in Houston for 2 decades.. - 1/14/2020
As someone who's lived in Houston for 2 decades I am a COMPLETE local of this city! But if somebody asked me if I like it, I'd say hell no! The topography of this... Read More

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The Most Amazing Place on Earth ??!!! - 9/9/2019
I was born and raised in the greatest country on the planet, Tex.., oh yeah, I forgot, I mean, I was born and raised in the greatest state in the United States of... Read More

Houston -- Not What It Once Was - 8/16/2019
I've lived in Houston since the mid-'70s, apart from a five year stint in the early '80s and a four year stint in the 2010's. During those years Houston has changed... Read More

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ZIPS IN KANSAS CITY, MISSOURI
64118, 64152, 64119, 64138, 64151, 64114, 64134, 64155, 64131, 64130, 48 total
ZIPS IN HOUSTON, TEXAS
77449, 77084, 77429, 77379, 77036, 77433, 77095, 77072, 77077, 77088, 101 total

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