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Kansas City Metro Area, Missouri   Add Favorite    0 Reviews | Review This Place




Pros

-Diverse economy
-Entertainment
-Attractive downtown

Cons

-Growth & sprawl
-Uninteresting physical setting
-Crime rates


What Bert Has To Say About Kansas City Metro Area


Kansas City is a large, prosperous, self-sufficient and culturally rich city located astride the Missouri River. The downtown area and most of the population are on the older Missouri side, filled with shaded neighborhoods and mixed development. For the past 20 years the big growth has been on the Kansas side to the southwest in suburbs like Overland Park, Lenexa, and Shawnee.

Highlights


Large-city complex - Missouri-Kansas border, on the Missouri River See Local Real Estate
Country: United States
State: Missouri
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Metro Area: Kansas City Metro Area
Real Estate: For Sale  For Rent

City: Kansas City, Independence, ... 162 total
Zip Codes: 64118, 64068, ... 141 total
Time zone: Central Standard Time (CST)
Elevation: 1014 ft above sea level

Quick Facts About Kansas City


    ECONOMY
    The unemployment rate in Kansas City Metro Area is 4.50 percent (U.S. avg. is 5.20%). Recent job growth is Positive. Kansas City Metro Area jobs have Increased by 2.97 percent. Learn more...
    COST OF LIVING
    Compared to the rest of the country, Kansas City Metro Area's cost of living is 6.10% Lower than the U.S. average. Learn more... or Compare Kansas City Metro Area's Cost of Living
    POPULATION
    Kansas City Metro Area's population is 2,087,470 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of 29.30 percent. Learn more...
    TRANSPORTATION
    Average Commute time is 23 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn more...
    REAL ESTATE
    The median home cost in Kansas City Metro Area is $146,700. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 2.25%. Check out the homes in the area.
    SCHOOLS
    Kansas City Metro Area public schools spend $11,422 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 13.9 students per teacher in Kansas City Metro Area. Learn more...

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Kansas City Housing Market


It's a good time to buy in Kansas City. Home Appreciation is up 5.8% in the last 12 months. Browse Kansas City Real Estate.
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