Kansas City, Missouri 

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Economy in Kansas City, Missouri

Kansas City has an unemployment rate of 5.3%. The US average is 6.0%.

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
  5.3%6.0%
  -3.8%-6.2%
  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    84 Reviews
    Moved and Come Back Twice - 9/30/2021
    I was born and raised in the Kansas City area and have moved and come back twice. Kansas City has a lot to do, prices are very reasonable, and how can you beat having a... Read More

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    Kansas City is the Midwest’s best kept secret - 8/15/2021
    KC has seriously grown over the last 20 years, specifically the downtown area. The city as a whole has become a more inviting place for younger generations as well with... Read More

    It's HOME / QUIET / FUN - 3/23/2021
    I have lived in Kansas City my entire life. I've also lived in other states. Yes, there are bad guys/gals that live here. Can you name a big city that is... Read More


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