Kansas City, Missouri 

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Economy in Kansas City, Missouri

Kansas City has an unemployment rate of 5.1%. The US average is 5.2%.

Kansas City has seen the job market increase by 4.0% over the last year. Future job growth over the next ten years is predicted to be 42.8%, which is higher than the US average of 38.0%.

Tax Rates for Kansas City
- The Sales Tax Rate for Kansas City is 8.4%. The US average is 6.0%.
- The Income Tax Rate for Kansas City is 7.0%. The US average is 4.6%.

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

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  ECONOMYKansas City, MissouriUnited States
  Unemployment Rate5.1%5.2%
  Recent Job Growth4.0%1.6%
  Future Job Growth42.8%38.0%
  Sales Taxes8.4%6.0%
  Income Taxes7.0%4.6%
  Income per Cap.$27,282$28,555
  Household Income$45,376$53,482
  Family Median Income$59,171$65,443
  POPULATION BY OCCUPATION
  Agriculture, forestry, fishing, hunting0.3%1.3%
  Mining, quarrying, oil and gas extraction0.1%0.6%
  Construction4.9%6.2%
  Manufacturing8.2%10.4%
  Wholesale trade2.7%2.7%
  Retail trade10.9%11.6%
  Transportation and warehousing4.6%4.1%
  Utilities00
  Information2.7%2.1%
  Finance and insurance6.0%4.7%
  Real estate, rental, leasing1.9%1.9%
  Professional, scientific, technical services8.7%6.7%
  Management of companies0.1%0.1%
  Administrative, support, waste mgt svcs4.7%4.3%
  Educational services7.7%9.3%
  Health care and social assistance15.7%13.8%
  Arts, entertainment, recreation2.6%2.2%
  Accommodation, food services8.3%7.4%
  Other services4.4%4.9%
  Public administration4.8%4.8%
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Reviews for Kansas City    79 Reviews
Mixed bag - 3/13/2018
I lived in KCMO north of the river for about ten years. It's a great place but there are issues with both increasing crime, and police misconduct. Somebody broke into my... (Read More)

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"Big Small-Town" - 1/2/2018
I have lived in Kansas City for little over 2 years, Chicago prior for 4 years. I wanted to add a review of KCMO because it seems most of the reviews here are several... (Read More)

Not a safe place to live - 1/1/2017
Have lived in Kansas City metro area most of my life, but I'm currently relocating. Violent crime is on the rise in K.C., 126 homicides in 2016, the deadliest in 8... (Read More)


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