What you need to know about Kansas City, MO

Home of the 2015 World Series champion Royals, Kansas City is a port city situated at the confluence of the Missouri and Kansas rivers. Famous for barbecue and steaks, the city features more than 240 neighborhoods and 210 urban parks, and City Market has served as a public farmer’s market since 1857. The local economy is based largely on education, government, healthcare, technology and six casinos.

Top100_BeerCities_2015
Top 10 Cities For Book Lovers 2010
Top 10 Best Cites for College Grads 2010

Housing

Homes Owned 55.45%
55.45% Complete
Homes Rented 44.55%
44.55% Complete

Real Estate

In Kansas City, Missouri


Ready to move to Kansas City? There are a variety of housing options in the area. Click below to learn about the recent trends, average home values and even a few current real estate listings in Kansas City.

Median Home Price

$133,600
Lower than the state average

Schools

In Kansas City, Missouri


The quality of a school district is often a top factor for parents considering where to live. Strong school systems attract new residents and help their cities prosper. See how Kansas City rates.

Median Household Income

$45,376
Lower than the national average

Business

In Kansas City, Missouri


Being a great place to live and being a great place to work often go hand-in-hand. Here’s what the business and employment climate is like in Kansas City.

Residents

Most residents are
25-34 Years old

Health

In Kansas City, Missouri


Access to quality hospitals, doctors and health-care providers is just part of what makes a healthy community. Here’s how to get and stay healthy in Kansas City.

Education

Bachelor’s Degree 32%
32% Complete
Graduated High School 88%
88% Complete

Kansas City, MO's Rankings

Top100_BeerCities_2015
Top 10 Cities For Book Lovers 2010
Top 10 Best Cites for College Grads 2010
Top 10 Foodie Cities 2012