Kansas City, Missouri 

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Economy in Kansas City, Missouri

Kansas City has an unemployment rate of 3.6%. The US average is 3.9%.

Kansas City has seen the job market increase by 1.4% over the last year. Future job growth over the next ten years is predicted to be 32.5%, which is lower than the US average of 33.5%.

Tax Rates for Kansas City
- The Sales Tax Rate for Kansas City is 8.4%. The US average is 7.3%.
- The Income Tax Rate for Kansas City is 6.9%. The US average is 4.6%.
- Tax Rates can have a big impact when Comparing Cost of Living.

Income and Salaries for Kansas City
- The average income of a Kansas City resident is $27,282 a year. The US average is $28,555 a year.
- The Median household income of a Kansas City resident is $45,376 a year. The US average is $53,482 a year.

INCOME BY POPULATION PERCENT

  ECONOMYKansas City, MissouriUnited States
  4.6%3.7%
  1.4%1.6%
  32.5%33.5%
  8.6%6.2%
  6.4%4.6%
  $29,742$31,177
  $50,136$57,652
  $64,817$70,850
  POPULATION BY OCCUPATION
  0.3%1.3%
  0.1%0.6%
  4.9%6.2%
  8.2%10.4%
  2.7%2.7%
  10.9%11.6%
  4.6%4.1%
  0.9%0.9%
  2.7%2.1%
  6.0%4.7%
  1.9%1.9%
  8.7%6.7%
  0.1%0.1%
  4.7%4.3%
  7.7%9.3%
  15.7%13.8%
  2.6%2.2%
  8.3%7.4%
  4.4%4.9%
  4.8%4.8%
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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


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

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