Living in Kansas City, KS

Demographics | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2020-12-30

Kansas City, Kansas Info Snack

Population
152,522
Unemployment
6.8%
Poverty
19.8%
Median Home
$95,600
Median Income
$45,665
Median Rent
$885

Kansas City SnackAbility

6
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
5/10
Housing
6
Affordability
8
Diversity
10
Safety
N/A
Amenities
8.5
Education
5
Commute
8.5

Kansas City, KS Cost Of Living

88
Kansas City's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Kansas City Kansas National Average
Overall 88 89 100
Services 102 93 100
Groceries 104 93 100
Health 107 99 100
Housing 59 76 100
Transportation 97 95 100
Utilities 98 98 100

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Population over time in Kansas City

Year Population % Change
2019 152,522 0.3%
2018 152,069 0.7%
2017 151,042 0.9%
2016 149,755 0.6%
2015 148,855 0.9%
2014 147,598 0.7%
2013 146,581 0.7%
2012 145,605 0.6%
2011 144,797 0.5%
2010 144,025 -

Race / Ethnicity in Kansas City

White
38.1% (58,056)
African American
22.8% (34,717)
American Indian
0.3% (452)
Asian
4.9% (7,462)
Hawaiian
0.2% (354)
Other
0.2% (247)
Two Or More
3.2% (4,943)
Hispanic
30.4% (46,291)
Race Kansas City KS USA
White 38.1% 75.9% 60.7%
African American 22.8% 5.7% 12.3%
American Indian 0.3% 0.7% 0.7%
Asian 4.9% 2.9% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.2% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.2% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 3.2% 2.9% 2.4%
Hispanic 30.4% 11.9% 18.0%

Gender in Kansas City

Female
50.2% (76,576)
Male
49.8% (75,946)
Gender Kansas City KS USA
Female 50.2% 50.2% 50.8%
Male 49.8% 49.8% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Kansas City for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
10.0% (15,252)
9-12th Grade
12.0% (18,302)
High School / GED
32.0% (48,807)
Some College
21.0% (32,029)
Associate's Degree
7.0% (10,676)
Bachelor's Degree
12.0% (18,302)
Master's Degree
4.0% (6,100)
Professional Degree
1.0% (1,525)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (1,525)
Education Kansas City KS USA
< 9th Grade 10.0% 4.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 12.0% 5.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 32.0% 26.0% 27.0%
Some College 21.0% 23.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 7.0% 9.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 12.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 4.0% 9.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Kansas City, Kansas

Less than $10,000
9.3% (1,421,968)
$10,000 to $14,999
5.3% (812,318)
$15,000 to $24,999
11.0% (1,677,495)
$25,000 to $34,999
12.6% (1,915,220)
$35,000 to $49,999
17.1% (2,602,377)
$50,000 to $74,999
18.0% (2,751,366)
$75,000 to $99,999
11.6% (1,776,091)
$100,000 to $149,999
10.8% (1,653,120)
$150,000 to $199,999
2.6% (402,051)
$200,000 or more
1.6% (240,189)
Income Kansas City KS USA
Less than $10,000 9.3% 5.6% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 5.3% 4.1% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 11.0% 9.0% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 12.6% 9.7% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 17.1% 13.7% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 18.0% 18.8% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 11.6% 13.4% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 10.8% 14.8% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 2.6% 5.7% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 1.6% 5.3% 7.7%

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