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". Urban sophisticates are educated, wealthy, executives and professionals, who have urbane tastes in books, food, and travel, whether they actually live in a big city, or choose to reside in a small town. In big or medium-sized cities, urban sophisticates tend to frequent art institutions such as opera, symphonies, ballet, live theatre, and museums.
Mission Hills is a good choice for families with children because of several factors. Many other families with children live here, making it a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families. The city’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic success. Many people own their own single-family homes, providing areas for children to play and stability in the 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.