Mission Hills is a very small city located in the state of Kansas. With a population of 3,601 people and just one neighborhood, Mission Hills is the 82nd largest community in Kansas.
Real Estate Prices
Mission Hills home prices are not only among the most expensive in Kansas, but Mission Hills real estate also consistently ranks among the most expensive in America.
Occupations and Workforce
Mission Hills is a decidedly white-collar city, with fully 97.65% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Mission Hills is a city of managers, professionals and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Mission Hills who work in management occupations (26.44%), healthcare (13.90%) and legal occupations (13.54%).
Setting & Lifestyle
In addition, Mission Hills is home to many people who could be described as "urban sophisticates", which are people who are not only wealthy and employed in professional occupations, but highly educated to boot. Urban sophisticates have urbane tastes - whether they reside in a big or small city, a suburb, or a little town. Urban sophisticates support bookstores, quality clothing stores, enjoy luxury travel, and in big cities, they are truly the patrons of the arts, attending and supporting institutions such as opera, symphony, ballet, and theatre.
Because of many things, Mission Hills is a great place for families with children to consider. First of all, many other families with children live here, making Mission Hills a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families, as well as find family-oriented services and community. The city’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic values. With regard to real estate, Mission Hills has a high rate of owner-occupied single family homes, which tends to reflect stability in the local community. Finally, Mission Hills’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.
Mission Hills is a small city, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.