Living in Kansas City, MO

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

Kansas City, Missouri Info Snack

Population
486,404
Unemployment
4.8%
Poverty
16.1%
Median Home
$154,600
Median Income
$54,194
Median Rent
$941

Kansas City SnackAbility

5
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
7/10
Housing
8
Affordability
7
Diversity
9.5
Safety
3
Amenities
8.5
Education
8
Commute
8

Kansas City, MO Crime Report

26,223
Total Crimes
5,287.3
Total Crimes / 100k People
113.48%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Kansas City
/ 100k People
Missouri
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 26,223 5,287.3 3,133.7 2,476.7
Violent Crime 7,099 1,431.4 495.0 366.7
Murder 150 30.2 9.3 5.0
Robbery 1,443 290.9 80.8 81.6
Aggravated Assault 5,159 1,040.2 357.4 250.2
Property Crime 19,124 3,855.9 2,638.7 2,109.9
Burglary 3,070 619.0 430.4 340.5
Larceny 12,253 2,470.5 1,865.0 1,549.5
Car Theft 3,801 766.4 343.3 219.9

Kansas City, MO Cost Of Living

94
Kansas City's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Kansas City Missouri National Average
Overall 94 91 100
Services 102 96 100
Groceries 104 99 100
Health 107 99 100
Housing 78 78 100
Transportation 97 95 100
Utilities 98 98 100

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Population over time in Kansas City

Year Population % Change
2019 486,404 1.0%
2018 481,417 0.9%
2017 476,974 1.1%
2016 471,767 0.8%
2015 467,990 0.6%
2014 465,005 0.6%
2013 462,378 0.6%
2012 459,772 0.5%
2011 457,551 0.6%
2010 454,876 -

Race / Ethnicity in Kansas City

White
55.2% (268,318)
African American
27.9% (135,919)
American Indian
0.3% (1,346)
Asian
2.7% (13,089)
Hawaiian
0.2% (771)
Other
0.2% (769)
Two Or More
3.0% (14,439)
Hispanic
10.6% (51,753)
Race Kansas City MO USA
White 55.2% 79.4% 60.7%
African American 27.9% 11.4% 12.3%
American Indian 0.3% 0.4% 0.7%
Asian 2.7% 2.0% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.2% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.2% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 3.0% 2.3% 2.4%
Hispanic 10.6% 4.2% 18.0%

Gender in Kansas City

Female
51.5% (250,430)
Male
48.5% (235,974)
Gender Kansas City MO USA
Female 51.5% 50.9% 50.8%
Male 48.5% 49.1% 49.2%

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

< 9th Grade
5.0% (24,320)
9-12th Grade
7.0% (34,048)
High School / GED
25.0% (121,601)
Some College
22.0% (107,008)
Associate's Degree
7.0% (34,048)
Bachelor's Degree
22.0% (107,008)
Master's Degree
9.0% (43,776)
Professional Degree
2.0% (9,728)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (4,864)
Education Kansas City MO USA
< 9th Grade 5.0% 3.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 7.0% 7.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 25.0% 31.0% 27.0%
Some College 22.0% 22.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 7.0% 8.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 22.0% 18.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 9.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 2.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Kansas City, Missouri

Less than $10,000
7.2% (3,503,153)
$10,000 to $14,999
4.9% (2,406,713)
$15,000 to $24,999
10.1% (4,924,171)
$25,000 to $34,999
10.4% (5,046,158)
$35,000 to $49,999
14.0% (6,795,582)
$50,000 to $74,999
17.6% (8,543,092)
$75,000 to $99,999
12.2% (5,916,086)
$100,000 to $149,999
13.5% (6,553,045)
$150,000 to $199,999
5.4% (2,643,271)
$200,000 or more
4.7% (2,309,124)
Income Kansas City MO USA
Less than $10,000 7.2% 6.2% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 4.9% 4.6% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 10.1% 10.1% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 10.4% 10.2% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 14.0% 14.0% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 17.6% 18.5% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 12.2% 12.7% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 13.5% 13.6% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 5.4% 5.1% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 4.7% 4.8% 7.7%

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