Most Expensive Kansas City Neighborhoods
|1||W 55th St / Wornall Rd|
|2||NE 96th St / NE Cookingham Dr|
|4||W 70th St / Wornall Rd|
|5||W 51st St / Wornall Rd|
|6||NW River Rd / NW Union Chapel Rd|
|7||W 46th Ter / Pennsylvania Ave|
|8||NE Cookingham Dr / N Mersington Ave|
|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.
One thing noticeable about Kansas City, is that it has a large population of people who are young, single, educated, and upwardly-mobile career starters. That’s because Kansas City is full of single people in their 20s and 30s and who have undergraduate or graduate degrees and are starting careers in professional occupations. This makes Kansas City a great place for young, educated career starters looking to find many people like themselves, with good opportunities for friendships, socializing, romance, and fun. In fact, Kansas City is one of the top larger cities in America for educated single professionals to flock.
Of the large cities in America, Kansas City is one of the most car-oriented. This is reflected in the urban landscape, which features highways, wide streets, parking lots, and shopping centers of all sizes. It is also reflected in the statistics: 83.62% of people in Kansas City drive to work in their own car everyday, most often alone. So, if you're going to live in Kansas City, you'll need to learn to love driving. Alternative forms of transportation aren't very widely used or supported.
The overall education level of Kansas City citizens is substantially higher than the typical US community, as 30.91% of adults in Kansas City have at least a bachelor's degree, and the average American community has 21.84%.
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||$128,812|
|MEDIAN RENTAL PRICE||$635|
|HOME VALUE RANGE|
|$0 - $47,000||10.51%|
|$47,001 - $95,000||22.40%|
|$95,001 - $189,000||42.29%|
|$189,001 - $284,000||15.33%|
|$284,001 - $379,000||4.73%|
|$379,001 - $473,000||1.87%|
|$473,001 - $710,000||1.60%|
|$710,001 - $946,000||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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