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
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, Kansas City isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Kansas City are a mix 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 one of the most attractive larger cities for people who are young, single, educated, and upwardly-mobile career starters. This makes it a good place to live for young singles in their 20s and 30s and who have undergraduate or graduate degrees and are starting their professional careers. Although Kansas City is a large city, this demographic is significant enough that young professionals will find many others like themselves here, with really good opportunities for friendships, recreation, romance, and more.
One important feature of Kansas City is that it is one of the most car-oriented large cities in the country. In fact, 83.62% of people commute to and from work every day by private automobile, eschewing alternative forms of transportation, which are not widely available in Kansas City anyway. So, if you like to drive, Kansas City is the city for you! The landscape around Kansas City reflects this: wide streets, parking lots, plenty of highways, malls, and shopping centers are what you'll find.
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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