Most Expensive Kansas City Neighborhoods
|1||W 55th St / Wornall Rd|
|2||NE 96th St / NE Cooki...|
|4||W 70th St / Wornall Rd|
|5||W 51st St / Wornall Rd|
|6||NW River Rd / NW Unio...|
|7||W 46th Ter / Pennsylv...|
|8||NE Cookingham Dr / N ...|
|9||E 36th St / Charlotte St|
|10||Oak St / E 55th St|
Real estate in popular Kansas City neighborhoods
Popular real estate near Kansas City, MO
About Kansas City
Kansas City is a large city located in the state of Missouri. With a population of 463,874 people and 147 constituent neighborhoods, Kansas City is the largest community in Missouri.
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Kansas City is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Kansas City is a city of sales and office workers, professionals and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Kansas City who work in office and administrative support (15.92%), sales jobs (10.10%) and management occupations (9.55%).
Also of interest is that Kansas City has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Kansas City is a popular destination for single career-starters. One thing that you will notice when you are out and about town is that there is a large population of people who are young, single, educated, and upwardly-mobile career starters out at restaurants, listening to live music, and enjoying other activities. They are a real visible part of the culture of Kansas City. This makes Kansas City a good place to live for young professionals. With so many people in this demographic, Kansas City presents many opportunities for single professionals to enjoy themselves, socialize, and to create lasting relationships.
Kansas City is one of the most car-oriented large cities in America. A full 83.62% of people drive their car alone to work each day. If you like to drive, you'll love it. And you better. Because walking to work is just not a viable option for most people who live in Kansas City. Highways, wide streets, parking lots, and shopping centers are part of the common Kansas City landscape.
In terms of college education, Kansas City is substantially better educated than the typical community in the nation, which has 21.84% of the adults holding a bachelor's degree or graduate degree: 30.91% of adults in Kansas City have a college degree.
The per capita income in Kansas City in 2010 was $26,806, which is wealthy relative to Missouri, and upper middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $107,224 for a family of four. However, Kansas City contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Kansas City is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Kansas City home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Kansas City residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Kansas City include German, Irish, English and Italian.
The most common language spoken in Kansas City is English. Some people also speak Spanish.
|KANSAS CITY INFORMATION||DETAILS|
|NUMBER OF HOMES AND APARTMENTS||192,406|
|KANSAS CITY HOME OWNERSHIP|
|% OWNER OCCUPIED||58.23%|
|% RENTER OCCUPIED||41.77%|
|TYPE OF KANSAS CITY HOMES|
|SINGLE FAMILY DETACHED||62.52%|
|ROWHOUSES AND ATTACHED HOMES||5.73%|
|SMALL APARTMENT BUILDINGS||7.40%|
|COMPLEXES OR HIGH RISE APARTMENTS||23.36%|
|SIZE OF KANSAS CITY HOMES|
|5 OR MORE BEDROOMS||3.03%|
|AGE OF KANSAS CITY HOMES|
|NEWER HOMES (2000 OR LATER)||10.87%|
|ESTABLISHED, BUT NOT OLD HOMES (1970-1999)||30.04%|
|WELL-ESTABLISHED, OLD HOMES (1940-1969)||35.98%|
|HISTORIC (1939 OR BEFORE)||23.11%|
|KANSAS CITY REAL ESTATE INFORMATION||DETAILS|
|MEDIAN HOME VALUE||$125,748|
|MEDIAN RENTAL PRICE||$620|
|HOME VALUE RANGE|
|$0 - $46,000||10.51%|
|$46,001 - $92,000||22.40%|
|$92,001 - $185,000||42.29%|
|$185,001 - $277,000||15.33%|
|$277,001 - $370,000||4.73%|
|$370,001 - $462,000||1.87%|
|$462,001 - $693,000||1.60%|
|$693,001 - $924,000||0.63%|
|PEOPLE OF KANSAS CITY||DETAILS|
|UNDER 5 YEARS||7.52%|
|5 TO 17||16.64%|
|18 TO 24||9.99%|
|25 TO 34||16.42%|
|35 TO 54||27.38%|
|55 TO 64||11.03%|
|65 YEARS AND OVER||11.03%|
|EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT OF ADULTS|
|HIGH SCHOOL GRADUATES||87.11%|
|MEDIAN HOUSEHOLD INCOME||$45,150|
|PER CAPITA INCOME||$26,806|
|INDIVIDUALS BELOW POVERTY LEVEL||18.80%|
|INDUSTRIES PEOPLE WORK IN||Healthcare (14.64%)
Professional, scientific, and technical services (7.43%)
Public Service (5.61%)
Information Technology (3.02%)
Real estate (2.05%)
|BLACK OR AFRICAN AMERICAN||29.91%|
|AMERICAN INDIAN AND ALASKA NATIVE||0.51%|
|NATIVE HAWAIIAN AND OTHER PACIFIC ISLANDERS||0.19%|
|SOME OTHER RACE ALONE||4.52%|
|TWO OR MORE RACES||3.17%|
|HISPANIC OR LATINO (OF ANY RACE)||9.99%|
|ETHNICITIES PRESENT||German (12.16%)
|LANGUAGES SPOKEN||English (88.07%)
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