Kansas City, Kansas

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Population in 2017: 152,938 (95% urban, 5% rural).
Population change since 2000: +4.1%
 
Males: 75,775  (49.5%)
Females: 77,163  (50.5%)
Median resident age:

33.7 years
Kansas median age:

36.7 years

Zip codes: 66101, 66102, 66103, 66104, 66105, 66106, 66109, 66112, 66115, 66118, 66217.

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Estimated median household income in 2017: $45,118 (it was $33,011 in 2000)
Kansas City:

$45,118
KS:

$56,422

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $21,302 (it was $15,737 in 2000)

Kansas City city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $103,800 (it was $51,900 in 2000)
Kansas City:

$103,800
KS:

$150,600

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $119,247; detached houses: $120,467; townhouses or other attached units: $124,485; in 2-unit structures: $81,159; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $30,715; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $48,597; mobile homes: $30,158; occupied boats, rvs, vans, etc.: $7,726

Median gross rent in 2017: $830.

March 2019 cost of living index in Kansas City: 86.1 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 18.6%
(15.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 26.8% for Black residents, 13.2% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 35.2% for American Indian residents, 27.1% for Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander residents, 28.7% for other race residents, 30.3% for two or more races residents)
  • Races in Kansas City, KS (2017)
    • 59,91838.6%White alone
    • 47,00730.3%Hispanic
    • 34,63522.3%Black alone
    • 6,7644.4%Asian alone
    • 6,4564.2%Two or more races
    • 2510.2%American Indian alone

Races in Kansas City detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth



According to our research of Kansas and other state lists, there were 561 registered sex offenders living in Kansas City, Kansas as of May 29, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Kansas City is 274 to 1.


Crime rates in Kansas City by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

Murders
(per 100,000)
37
(25.4)
45
(31.0)
20
(13.9)
35
(24.6)
25
(17.4)
27
(18.4)
15
(10.2)
28
(19.0)
25
(16.8)
28
(18.6)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
100
(68.7)
91
(62.7)
91
(63.5)
80
(56.3)
62
(43.1)
95
(64.8)
85
(57.7)
83
(56.2)
233
(156.3)
264
(175.6)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
416
(285.9)
439
(302.3)
489
(341.1)
318
(223.8)
289
(200.9)
291
(198.3)
277
(188.2)
238
(161.2)
254
(170.4)
304
(202.2)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
613
(421.3)
670
(461.3)
549
(382.9)
507
(356.8)
447
(310.7)
534
(364.0)
500
(339.7)
382
(258.8)
548
(367.5)
567
(377.1)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
1,842
(1,266)
2,265
(1,560)
2,269
(1,583)
1,918
(1,350)
1,922
(1,336)
1,827
(1,245)
1,772
(1,204)
1,617
(1,095)
1,663
(1,115)
1,311
(871.8)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
5,924
(4,072)
5,691
(3,919)
5,431
(3,788)
4,744
(3,338)
4,684
(3,256)
4,792
(3,266)
4,558
(3,096)
4,566
(3,093)
4,697
(3,150)
4,754
(3,162)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
2,912
(2,001)
2,325
(1,601)
2,017
(1,407)
1,080
(760.0)
1,129
(784.8)
1,264
(861.6)
1,208
(820.6)
1,045
(707.9)
956
(641.2)
989
(657.7)
Arson
(per 100,000)
60
(41.2)
N/AN/AN/AN/AN/A69
(46.9)
56
(37.9)
61
(40.9)
77
(51.2)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)687.5689.0632.4521.6478.2507.7464.7440.1538.5553.9

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City-data.com crime index in Kansas City, KS

Crime rate in Kansas City detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2017, including police officers: 431 (341 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.23
Kansas average:

2.29
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Ancestries: American (5.8%), German (5.6%), African (2.9%), Irish (2.6%), English (1.8%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated on 10/1872

Elevation: 740 feet

Land area: 124.3 square miles.

Population density: 1,231 people per square mile   (low).

Kansas City, Kansas map

25,987 residents are foreign born (12.7% Latin America).

This city:

17.0%
Kansas:

100.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $2,038 (1.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $1,334 (1.8%)

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Kansas City, MO (6.8 miles , pop. 441,545).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (413.7 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities:

Roeland Park, KS (2.3 miles ),
Riverside, MO (2.4 miles ),
Mission, KS (2.4 miles ),
Westwood, KS (2.4 miles ),
Westwood Hills, KS (2.4 miles ),
Merriam, KS (2.5 miles ),
North Kansas City, MO (2.5 miles ),
Mission Woods, KS (2.5 miles)

Latitude: 39.11 N, Longitude: 94.68 W

Kansas City nicknames or aliases (official or unofficial): KCK, Heart of America

Daytime population change due to commuting: +15,958 (+10.3%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 31,209 (44.6%)

Area code: 913

Distribution of median household income in Kansas City, KS in 2017
Distribution of house value in Kansas City, KS in 2017
Kansas City satellite photo by USGS

Kansas City tourist attractions:

Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

5.0%
Kansas:

3.7%
Unemployment by year
Historical population in Kansas City, KS
Historical housing units in Kansas City, KS
Most common industries in Kansas City, KS (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2017
  • Health care (11.6%)
  • Construction (8.1%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (7.7%)
  • Accommodation & food services (7.5%)
  • Educational services (6.6%)
  • Public administration (5.4%)
  • Finance & insurance (4.2%)
Most common industries for males in 2017
  • Construction (14.9%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (7.9%)
  • Accommodation & food services (5.6%)
  • Public administration (5.4%)
  • Health care (4.6%)
  • Educational services (3.5%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (3.4%)
Most common industries for females in 2017
  • Health care (19.5%)
  • Educational services (10.1%)
  • Accommodation & food services (9.7%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (7.5%)
  • Finance & insurance (6.4%)
  • Public administration (5.4%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (4.0%)
Most common occupations in Kansas City, KS (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2017
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (7.3%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (4.7%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (4.2%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (3.9%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (3.3%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (2.8%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (2.7%)
Most common occupations for males in 2017
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (8.1%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (7.0%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (5.5%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (4.8%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (4.5%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (3.5%)
  • Construction traders workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (3.2%)
Most common occupations for females in 2017
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6.4%)
  • Customer service representatives (4.4%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (4.1%)
  • Cashiers (3.9%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (3.8%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (3.5%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (3.2%)

Average climate in Kansas City, Kansas

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Kansas City, Kansas environmental map by EPA

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI CO NO2 SO2 Ozone PM10 PM2.5
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 88.9. This is about average.

City:

88.9
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2018 was 0.205. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 2.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.205
U.S.:

0.267
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 9.56. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 2.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.56
U.S.:

5.56
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 0.587. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 2.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.587
U.S.:

1.789
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 27.4. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 2.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

27.4
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 16.3. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 2.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

16.3
U.S.:

19.6
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 9.46. This is about average. Closest monitor was 2.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.46
U.S.:

8.46

Tornado activity:

Kansas City-area historical tornado activity is near Kansas state average. It is 105% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/20/1957, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 17.2 miles away from the Kansas City city center killed 44 people and injured 207 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 5/22/1952, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 3.5 miles away from the city center injured 3 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Kansas City-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Kansas state average. It is 73% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/18/2008 at 09:36:59, a magnitude 5.4 (5.1 MB, 4.8 MS, 5.4 MW, 5.2 MW, Depth: 8.9 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 368.8 miles away from Kansas City center
On 9/26/1990 at 13:18:51, a magnitude 5.0 (4.7 MB, 4.8 LG, 5.0 LG, Depth: 7.7 mi) earthquake occurred 310.2 miles away from the city center
On 5/4/1991 at 01:18:54, a magnitude 5.0 (4.4 MB, 4.6 LG, 5.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 318.1 miles away from the city center
On 3/25/1976 at 00:41:20, a magnitude 5.0 (4.9 MB, 5.0 LG) earthquake occurred 338.7 miles away from Kansas City center
On 6/10/1987 at 23:48:54, a magnitude 5.1 (4.9 MB, 4.4 MS, 4.6 MS, 5.1 LG) earthquake occurred 365.7 miles away from Kansas City center
On 5/4/2001 at 06:42:12, a magnitude 4.7 (4.2 MB, 4.7 LG, 4.5 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 302.6 miles away from Kansas City center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Wyandotte County (17) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 14
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 12, Storms: 10, Tornadoes: 6, Winter Storms: 3, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Kansas City topographic map

Main business address for: QC Holdings, Inc. (FUNCTIONS RELATED TO DEPOSITORY BANKING, NEC), EPIQ SYSTEMS INC (SERVICES-COMPUTER PROGRAMMING SERVICES).

Hospitals in Kansas City:

  • BETHANY MEDICAL CENTER (provides emergency services, 51 N 12TH ST)
  • CLINICARE HOSPICE (413 DIVISION ST)
  • HEART OF AMERICA SURGERY CENTER (8935 STATE AVENUE)
  • PROVIDENCE MEDICAL CENTER (Voluntary non-profit - Church, 8929 PARALLEL PARKWAY)
  • RAINBOW MENTAL HLTH FACILITY (2205 WEST 36TH AVENUE POX 2198)
  • UNIVERSITY OF KANSAS HOSPITAL (Government - Hospital District or Authority, 3901 RAINBOW BLVD)

Nursing Homes in Kansas City:

  • BRYANT BUTLER KITCHEN NURSING CTR (3500 N 27TH ST)
  • KANSAS CITY PRESBYTERIAN MANOR (7850 FREEMAN AVE)
  • LIFE CARE CENTER OF KANSAS CITY (3231 N 61ST ST)
  • MEDICALODGES KANSAS CITY (6261 LEAVENWORTH RD)
  • MEDICALODGES POST ACUTE CARE CENTER (6500 GREELEY AVE)
  • PROVIDENCE PLACE (8909 PARALLEL PKY)
  • ST JOSEPH HOME (759 VERMONT)
  • THE ALZHEIMERS CTR OF KANSAS C (6501 GREELEY AVE)

Dialysis Facilities in Kansas City:

  • RAI - PARALLEL PARKWAY - KANSAS CITY DIALYSIS (6401 PARALLEL PARKWAY)
  • WYANDOTTE CENTRAL DIALYSIS (3737 STATE AVENUE # 100)
  • WYANDOTTE COUNTY DIALYSIS, L L C (5001 STATE AVE)
  • WYANDOTTE WEST DIALYSIS (8919 PARALLEL PKWY #121)

Home Health Centers in Kansas City:

  • AT YOUR SERVICE PERSONAL HOME (3748 A STATE AVE)
  • BETHANY HOME CARE (51 N 12TH ST)
  • CARING HEARTS PERSONAL HOME CARE SERVICES INC (21 N 12TH STREET, SUITE 375A)
  • LOCAMP HOME HEALTH CARE (7619 PARALLEL PARKWAY SUITE 8)
  • SACRED HEART HOME HEALTH CARE INC (7735 WASHINGTON AVE SUITE D)
  • SOUTHVIEW HOMECARE (1701 SOUTH 45TH STREET SUITE A)
  • SPECTRUM HOME HEALTH AGENCY (2915 STRONG AVENEW)
  • SPECTRUM PRIVATE CARE SERVICES (155 SOUTH 18TH STREET SUITE 260)

Heliports located in Kansas City:

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Amtrak stations near Kansas City:

  • 6 miles: KANSAS CITY (2200 MAIN ST.) . Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, snack bar, free short-term parking, paid long-term parking, call for car rental service, taxi stand, public transit connection.
  • 14 miles: INDEPENDENCE (600 S. GRAND AVE.) . Services: free short-term parking, call for taxi service.

Colleges/Universities in Kansas City:

  • Kansas City Kansas Community College (Full-time enrollment: 4,718; Location: 7250 State Ave; Public; Website: www.kckcc.edu)
  • Donnelly College (Full-time enrollment: 297; Location: 608 N 18th St; Private, not-for-profit; Website: donnelly.edu)

Other colleges/universities with over 2000 students near Kansas City:

  • Metropolitan Community College-Kansas City (about 6 miles; Kansas City, MO; Full-time enrollment: 12,834)
  • Park University (about 6 miles; Parkville, MO; FT enrollment: 9,131)
  • University of Missouri-Kansas City (about 8 miles; Kansas City, MO; FT enrollment: 10,544)
  • Rockhurst University (about 8 miles; Kansas City, MO; FT enrollment: 2,013)
  • Grantham University (about 10 miles; Kansas City, MO; FT enrollment: 8,385)
  • Wright Career College (about 12 miles; Overland Park, KS; FT enrollment: 3,107)
  • Johnson County Community College (about 13 miles; Overland Park, KS; FT enrollment: 11,976)

Public high schools in Kansas City:

Private high schools in Kansas City:

  • BISHOP WARD HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 330, Location: 708 N 18TH ST, Grades: 9-12)
  • MUNCIE CHRISTIAN SCHOOL (Students: 106, Location: 3650 N 67TH ST, Grades: PK-12)

Biggest public elementary/middle schools in Kansas City:

Private elementary/middle schools in Kansas City:

  • ST PATRICK SCHOOL (Students: 321, Location: 1066 N 94TH ST, Grades: PK-8)
  • RESURRECTION CATHOLIC SCHOOL (Students: 282, Location: 425 N 15TH ST, Grades: PK-8)
  • CHRIST THE KING ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 256, Location: 3027 N 54TH ST, Grades: PK-8)
  • HOLY NAME SCHOOL (Students: 163, Location: 1007 SOUTHWEST BLVD, Grades: PK-8)
  • OPEN DOOR CHRISTIAN SCHOOL (Students: 42, Location: 3033 N 103RD TER, Grades: KG-6)
  • V LINDSAY SDA SCHOOL (Students: 35, Location: 3310 GARFIELD AVE, Grades: PK-7)
  • KIDDIE KOLLEGE PRIMARY (Students: 17, Location: 2400 MAXINE WILLIAMS DR, Grades: KG-1)
See full list of schools located in Kansas City

Library in Kansas City:

  • KANSAS CITY, KANSAS PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $9,045,603; Location: 625 MINNESOTA AVENUE; 456,018 books; 3,909 e-books; 32,696 audio materials; 50,768 video materials; 27 local licensed databases; 30 state licensed databases; 1,026 print serial subscriptions)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Kansas City: Thunder Lake Speedway (A), Lakeside Speedway (B), West Hills Business Park (C), Muncie Industrial Park (D), K C K Industrial Park (E), Hart Industrial Park (F), Hart Farm Industrial Park (G), El Centro Industrial Park (H), Victory Hills Country Club (I), Painted Hills Golf Club (J), Nearman Water Treatment Plant (K), Nearman Creek Power Station (L), Kaw Power Station (M), Kansas City Plant Number 3 Wastewater Treatment Plant (N), Kansas City Plant Number 20 Wastewater Treatment Plant (O), Kansas City Plant Number 14 Wastewater Treatment Plant (P), Kansas City Plant Number 1 Wastewater Treatment Plant (Q), Forest View Landfill (R), Conner Creek Wastewater Treatment Facility (S), Boyd Center (T). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Centers: Midway Shopping Center (1), Rainbow Village Shopping Center (2), Westfield Shopping Center (3), Sunset Plaza Shopping Center (4), Shawnee Village Shopping Center (5), Maple Hill Shopping Center (6), Indian Springs Shopping Center (7), Highland Crest Shopping Center (8), Chelsea Shopping Center (9). Display/hide their locations on the map

Main business address in Kansas City include: QC Holdings, Inc. (A), EPIQ SYSTEMS INC (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Kansas City include: Mount Carmel Missionary Baptist Church (A), Grant Chapel African Methodist Episcopal Church (B), Sacred Heart Catholic Church (C), Saint Luke African Methodist Episcopal Church (D), Saint Martin Evangelical Lutheran Church (E), Grandview United Methodist Church (F), Brenner Heights Baptist Church (G), Grinter Chapel Methodist Church (H), Church of God of Prophecy (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Huron Cemetery (1), Saint Johns Cemetery (2), Mount Calvary Cemetery (3), Westlaw Cemetery (4), Highland Park Cemetery (5), Maple Hill Cemetery (6), Shawnee Township Cemetery (7). Display/hide their locations on the map

Reservoirs: Wyandotte County Lake (A), Lake Welborn (B), Big Eleven Lake (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Rivers and creeks: Kansas River (A), Jersey Creek (B), Brenner Heights Creek (C), Muncie Creek (D), Nearman Creek (E), Mill Creek (F), Marshall Creek (G), Connor Creek (H), Honey Creek (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Kansas City include: Parkwood Park (1), Klamm Park (2), Quindaro Park (3), Wyandotte County Park (4), Riverview Park (5), Stony Point Park (6), Turkey Creek Streamway Park (7), Northrup Park (8), Waterway Park (9). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attractions: Children's Museum of Kansas City (4601 State Avenue) (1), Grinter Place Museum (1400 South 78th Street) (2), Strawberry Hill Museum & Cultural Center Inc (Cultural Attractions- Events- & Facilities; 720 North 4th Street) (3), Libraries Public - Kansas City Kansas- FL Schlagel (Cultural Attractions- Events- & Facilities; 4051 West Drive) (4), Larry's Sunflower Market (Amusement & Theme Parks; 7560 State Avenue) (5), Denron Amusement CO (Amusement & Theme Parks; 941 North 74th Drive) (6), Convention & Visitors Bureau of Kansas City Kansas (727 Minnesota Avenue) (7), Kansas State - Tourist Information (350 Speedway Boulevard) (8), Kincaid Coach Lines Inc (Tours & Charters; 9207 Woodend Rd) (9). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Hotels: Comfort Inn Kansas City (234 North 78th Street) (1), Microtel Inn & Suites (7721 Elizabeth Avenue) (2), Days Inn Inc (3930 Rainbow Boulevard) (3), Gladstone Gene & Associates (2710 West 43rd Avenue) (4), Gables Motel (6831 State Avenue) (5), Best Western Flamingo Motel (4725 State Avenue) (6), Best Western Inn (501 Southwest Boulevard) (7), Best Western Inn & Conference (501 Southwest Boulevard) (8), Hampton Inn Kansas City at Village West (1400 Village West Parkway) (9). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Courts: Courts-Federal - Bankruptcy Court- Clerk's Office Information (500 State Avenue) (1), United States Government - Courts Us District Court- District Of Kansas- Probation Of (500 State Avenue) (2), Wyandotte-County Kansas City Kansas-Unified Govt - District Court Judges- Distric (812 North 7th Street) (3), Courts-Federal - District Court- Clerk's Office Information (500 State Avenue) (4), Wyandotte-County Kansas City Kansas-Unified Govt - District Court Judges- Distri (812 North 7th Street) (5), Wyandotte-County Kansas City Kansas-Unified Govt - Court Services Buil (812 North 7th Street) (6), Wyandotte County Government - District Court- Chief Court Services Off (711 Armstrong Avenue) (7). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Birthplace of: Charlie Parker - (1920-1955), jazz musician, Theresa Sparks - Businessman, James W. Holsinger - Surgeon General nominee, Janelle Monáe - Female singer, Phill Kline - Politician, Bob Orton, Jr. - Professional wrestler, Charles Townsend (BMX rider) - Bicycle motocross rider, Bruce Lietzke - Professional golfer, Richard Rhodes - Journalist and author, Maurice Greene (athlete) - America athlete.

Wyandotte County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential

Drinking water stations with addresses in Kansas City that have no violations reported:

  • KANSAS CITY BOARD OF PUBLIC UTILITIES (Population served: 147,268, Primary Water Source Type: Surface water)
Average household size:
This city:

2.7 people
Kansas:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

65.1%
Whole state:

66.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

7.8%
Whole state:

5.8%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.4% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households

People in group quarters in Kansas City in 2010:

  • 421 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 281 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 181 people in other noninstitutional facilities
  • 86 people in residential treatment centers for juveniles (non-correctional)
  • 56 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 41 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness
  • 16 people in group homes for juveniles (non-correctional)
  • 16 people in college/university student housing
  • 11 people in correctional facilities intended for juveniles

People in group quarters in Kansas City in 2000:

  • 540 people in nursing homes
  • 303 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 122 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 84 people in homes or halfway houses for drug/alcohol abuse
  • 78 people in other group homes
  • 69 people in other nonhousehold living situations
  • 55 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus)
  • 47 people in religious group quarters
  • 24 people in short-term care, detention or diagnostic centers for delinquent children
  • 21 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 5 people in hospitals or wards for drug/alcohol abuse
Arena or stadium:
  • Kemper Arena. University of Missouri-Kansas City.

Banks with most branches in Kansas City (2011 data):

  • Security Bank of Kansas City: 8 branches. Info updated 2010/06/01: Bank assets: $824.9 mil, Deposits: $598.6 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 10 total offices, Holding Company: Valley View Bancshares, Inc.
  • Brotherhood Bank & Trust: Mid-County Facility, Center City Branch, Kansas Branch, at 756 Minnesota Avenue. Info updated 2007/11/26: Bank assets: $517.0 mil, Deposits: $359.2 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 8 total offices, Holding Company: International Brotherhood Of Boilermakers, Iron Ship Builders, Blacksmiths, Forgers And Helpers
  • Bank Midwest, National Association: Rainbow Branch # 25, Shawnee Drive Branch # 26, 78th And State Avenue Branch. Info updated 2012/03/19: Bank assets: $6,237.6 mil, Deposits: $5,064.6 mil, headquarters in Kansas City, MO, positive income, 138 total offices, Holding Company: Nbh Holdings Corp.
  • U.S. Bank National Association: Turner Branch, 110th Street Branch, 7th Street Branch. Info updated 2012/01/30: Bank assets: $330,470.8 mil, Deposits: $236,091.5 mil, headquarters in Cincinnati, OH, positive income, 3121 total offices, Holding Company: U.S. Bancorp
  • Industrial State Bank: Leavenworth Road Branch, Central Avenue Branch, at 3201 Strong Avenue. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $148.4 mil, Deposits: $110.6 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 3 total offices, Holding Company: Valley View Bancshares, Inc.
  • Bank of America, National Association: 38th Street Branch at 1314 North 38th Street, branch established on 1990/12/26; 78th And State Branch at 7809 State Avenue, branch established on 1987/06/01. Info updated 2009/11/18: Bank assets: $1,451,969.3 mil, Deposits: $1,077,176.8 mil, headquarters in Charlotte, NC, positive income, 5782 total offices, Holding Company: Bank Of America Corporation
  • Inter-State Federal Savings and Loan Association of Kansas City: 7638 State Ave Branch at 1919 N. 78 Street, branch established on 1889/01/01; Inter-State Federal Savings And Loan at 711 Minnesota Avenue, branch established on 1889/01/01. Info updated 2011/07/21: Bank assets: $250.8 mil, Deposits: $158.2 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 5 total offices
  • UMB Bank, National Association: North 8th Street Branch at 8300 Parallel Parkway, branch established on 1970/08/03; 601 Minnesota Avenue Branch at 601 Minnesota Avenue, branch established on 1897/05/01. Info updated 2007/12/13: Bank assets: $11,205.9 mil, Deposits: $8,538.8 mil, headquarters in Kansas City, MO, positive income, 107 total offices, Holding Company: Umb Financial Corporation
  • Commerce Bank: 43rd & State Line Branch at 1906 West 43rd Street, branch established on 1920/06/20; Rainbow Branch at 4018 Rainbow Boulevard #20, branch established on 1964/06/15. Info updated 2011/07/07: Bank assets: $20,493.6 mil, Deposits: $16,805.3 mil, headquarters in Kansas City, MO, positive income, 206 total offices, Holding Company: Commerce Bancshares, Inc.
  • 8 other banks with 8 local branches

For population 15 years and over in Kansas City:

Marital status in Kansas City, KS
  • Never married: 38.5%
  • Now married: 42.1%
  • Separated: 2.5%
  • Widowed: 5.2%
  • Divorced: 11.7%

For population 25 years and over in Kansas City:

  • High school or higher: 79.6%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 15.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.5%
  • Unemployed: 8.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 21.0 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

13.2
Kansas average:

11.1

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Kansas City
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Neighborhoods in Kansas City:

(Kansas City, Kansas Neighborhood Map)

Religion statistics for Kansas City, KS (based on Wyandotte County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic24,81211
Evangelical Protestant24,572152
Black Protestant15,67051
Mainline Protestant8,42654
Other3,53213
Orthodox2374
None80,256-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 23
Here:

1.50 / 10,000 pop.
Kansas:

1.96 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Here:

0.07 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.20 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 12
Wyandotte County:

0.78 / 10,000 pop.
Kansas:

0.51 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 50
Here:

3.26 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.84 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 83
Wyandotte County:

5.40 / 10,000 pop.
Kansas:

7.33 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Wyandotte County:

9.5%
Kansas:

8.1%
Adult obesity rate:
Here:

31.1%
State:

27.9%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Wyandotte County:

12.1%
State:

13.4%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

46.8%
Kansas:

48.5%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

43.5%
Kansas:

45.1%

Average BMI:
This city:

29.0
State:

28.6

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

21.7%
Kansas:

21.6%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

11.6%
Kansas:

10.6%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Kansas City:

6.7
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
Kansas City:

33.0%
State:

33.6%

General health condition:
This city:

53.4%
Kansas:

55.2%

Average condition of hearing:
Kansas City:

79.9%
Kansas:

78.3%

More about Health and Nutrition of Kansas City, KS Residents

Kansas City government finances - Expenditure in 2016 (per resident):

  • Construction - Electric Utilities: $76,247,000 ($498.55)
    General - Other: $35,651,000 ($233.11)
    Water Utilities: $9,440,000 ($61.72)
    Regular Highways: $5,042,000 ($32.97)
    Sewerage: $4,072,000 ($26.63)
    Parks and Recreation: $3,856,000 ($25.21)
    Police Protection: $617,000 ($4.03)
  • Current Operations - Electric Utilities: $188,476,000 ($1232.37)
    Police Protection: $56,549,000 ($369.75)
    Local Fire Protection: $48,540,000 ($317.38)
    General - Other: $45,675,000 ($298.65)
    Water Utilities: $25,087,000 ($164.03)
    Sewerage: $19,989,000 ($130.70)
    Correctional Institutions: $18,943,000 ($123.86)
    Financial Administration: $17,845,000 ($116.68)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $16,767,000 ($109.63)
    Health - Other: $12,828,000 ($83.88)
    Regular Highways: $7,546,000 ($49.34)
    Solid Waste Management: $7,175,000 ($46.91)
    Parks and Recreation: $6,460,000 ($42.24)
    General Public Buildings: $6,136,000 ($40.12)
    Central Staff Services: $5,692,000 ($37.22)
    Transit Utilities: $4,055,000 ($26.51)
    Corrections - Other: $3,481,000 ($22.76)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $3,287,000 ($21.49)
    Housing and Community Development: $2,771,000 ($18.12)
    Libraries: $2,493,000 ($16.30)
    Parking Facilities: $613,000 ($4.01)
  • Electric Utilities - Interest on Debt: $15,316,000 ($100.15)
  • Employee Retirement - Corporate Stocks: $172,538,000 ($1128.16)
    Corporate Bonds: $106,880,000 ($698.85)
    Other Investments - Other: $71,748,000 ($469.13)
    Benefit Payments: $31,034,000 ($202.92)
    Total Cash and Deposits: $13,085,000 ($85.56)
    Withdrawals: $212,000 ($1.39)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $14,348,000 ($93.82)
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $7,638,000 ($49.94)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $146,110,000 ($955.35)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $4,609,000 ($30.14)

Kansas City government finances - Revenue in 2016 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $27,250,000 ($178.18)
    Other: $5,096,000 ($33.32)
    Parks and Recreation: $1,351,000 ($8.83)
    Solid Waste Management: $1,063,000 ($6.95)
    Parking Facilities: $564,000 ($3.69)
  • Employee Retirement - Earnings on Investments (calculated): $6,954,000 ($45.47)
    Local Employee Contribution: $4,173,000 ($27.29)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Housing and Community Development: $3,400,000 ($22.23)
    Other: $1,795,000 ($11.74)
  • Local Intergovernmental - Sewerage: $3,933,000 ($25.72)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $25,564,000 ($167.15)
    General Revenue - Other: $9,281,000 ($60.68)
    Fines and Forfeits: $6,373,000 ($41.67)
  • Revenue - Electric Utilities: $238,664,000 ($1560.53)
    Water Utilities: $43,715,000 ($285.83)
    Transit Utilities: $120,000 ($0.78)
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $58,739,000 ($384.07)
    Highways: $6,618,000 ($43.27)
    General Local Government Support: $1,305,000 ($8.53)
    Health and Hospitals: $27,000 ($0.18)
  • Tax - Property: $105,495,000 ($689.79)
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $75,826,000 ($495.80)
    Public Utilities Sales: $36,372,000 ($237.82)
    Other License: $2,203,000 ($14.40)
    Other Selective Sales: $2,034,000 ($13.30)
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $1,104,000 ($7.22)
    Motor Vehicle License: $957,000 ($6.26)

Kansas City government finances - Debt in 2016 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $999,579,000 ($6535.84)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $824,653,000 ($5392.07)
    Beginning Outstanding - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $352,979,000 ($2307.99)
    Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $348,458,000 ($2278.43)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $174,926,000 ($1143.77)
    Retired Nonguaranteed - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $4,521,000 ($29.56)

Kansas City government finances - Cash and Securities in 2016 (per resident):

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $43,401,000 ($283.78)
  • Employee Retirement - Total Other Securities: $86,114,000 ($563.06)
    Total Federal Securities: $2,162,000 ($14.14)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $116,146,000 ($759.43)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $366,614,000 ($2397.14)

8.03% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($36,766 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.03%
Kansas average:

6.44%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Johnson County, KS  2.70% ($40,363 average AGI)
from Jackson County, MO  1.45% ($32,199)
from Leavenworth County, KS  0.39% ($44,161)


8.45% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($38,738 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.45%
Kansas average:

7.12%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Johnson County, KS  2.68% ($42,296 average AGI)
to Jackson County, MO  1.78% ($28,876)
to Leavenworth County, KS  0.62% ($51,896)
Businesses in Kansas City, KS
NameCountNameCount
7-Eleven2KFC5
ALDI1Kincaid1
AT&T4Kmart1
Ace Hardware1Kohl's1
Advance Auto Parts3La-Z-Boy1
Aeropostale1Lane Bryant1
American Eagle Outfitters1Lane Furniture1
Ann Taylor1Levi Strauss & Co.1
Applebee's2Lowe's1
Arby's2MasterBrand Cabinets10
AutoZone2Maurices1
Banana Republic1McDonald's8
Best Western1Motherhood Maternity1
Blockbuster1New Balance1
Brooks Brothers1Nike5
Burger King3Old Navy1
CVS4Olive Garden1
Chick-Fil-A1Outback1
Chico's1Outback Steakhouse1
Chipotle1Pac Sun1
Church's Chicken3Panda Express1
Clarks1Panera Bread1
Cold Stone Creamery1Papa John's Pizza1
Comfort Inn1Payless2
Comfort Suites1Pizza Hut6
Cricket Wireless11Quiznos1
Curves1RadioShack1
Dairy Queen2Red Lobster1
Days Inn1SONIC Drive-In5
Dressbarn1Sears1
Fashion Bug1Sephora1
FedEx21Soma Intimates1
Finish Line1Sprint Nextel2
Firestone Complete Auto Care2Starbucks1
Forever 211Subway10
GNC1T-Mobile3
GameStop1T.J.Maxx1
Gap1Taco Bell6
Gymboree1Target1
H&R Block7Toyota1
Hardee's1True Value2
Hilton2U-Haul5
Holiday Inn2UPS17
Honda1Vans1
Hot Topic1Waffle House1
Hyatt2Walgreens2
IHOP1Walmart1
J.Crew1Wendy's5
JCPenney1YMCA2
Justice1

Strongest AM radio stations in Kansas City:

  • KCKN (1340 AM; 1 kW; KANSAS CITY, KS; Owner: CARTER BROADCAST GROUP, INC.)
  • KCNW (1380 AM; 3 kW; FAIRWAY, KS; Owner: KANSAS CITY RADIO, INC.)
  • WHB (810 AM; 50 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: UNION BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KXTR (1660 AM; 10 kW; KANSAS CITY, KS; Owner: ENTERCOM KANSAS CITY LICENSE, LLC)
  • KMBZ (980 AM; 5 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: ENTERCOM KANSAS CITY LICENSE, LLC)
  • KKHK (1250 AM; 25 kW; KANSAS CITY, KS)
  • KCSP (610 AM; 5 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: ENTERCOM KANSAS CITY LICENSE, LLC)
  • KCZZ (1480 AM; 1 kW; MISSION, KS; Owner: HMEB COMMUNICATIONS, L.L.C.)
  • KCCV (760 AM; daytime; 6 kW; OVERLAND PARK, KS; Owner: BOTT BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KPHN (1190 AM; 5 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • KCTE (1510 AM; daytime; 10 kW; INDEPENDENCE, MO; Owner: UNION BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KCMO (710 AM; 10 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: SUSQUEHANNA KANSAS CITY PARTNERSHIP)
  • KKLO (1410 AM; 5 kW; LEAVENWORTH, KS; Owner: CHARA COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Kansas City:

  • KFKF-FM (94.1 FM; KANSAS CITY, KS; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KZPL (97.3 FM; LEE'S SUMMIT, MO; Owner: UNION FIRST BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • KCMO-FM (94.9 FM; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: SUSQUEHANNA KANSAS CITY PARTNERSHIP)
  • WDAF-FM (106.5 FM; LIBERTY, MO; Owner: ENTERCOM KANSAS CITY LICENSE, LLC)
  • KQRC-FM (98.9 FM; LEAVENWORTH, KS; Owner: ENTERCOM KANSAS CITY LICENSE, LLC)
  • KRBZ (96.5 FM; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: ENTERCOM KANSAS CITY LICENSE, LLC)
  • KYYS (99.7 FM; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: ENTERCOM KANSAS CITY LICENSE, LLC)
  • KUDL (98.1 FM; KANSAS CITY, KS; Owner: ENTERCOM KANSAS CITY LICENSE, LLC)
  • KSRC (102.1 FM; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KMXV (93.3 FM; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KBEQ-FM (104.3 FM; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KPRS (103.3 FM; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: CARTER BROADCAST GROUP, INC.)
  • KCUR-FM (89.3 FM; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: CURATORS OF UNIVERSITY OF MISSOURI)
  • KLJC (88.5 FM; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: CALVARY BIBLE COLLEGE)
  • KKFI (90.1 FM; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: MID-COAST RADIO PROJECT, INC.)
  • KCCV-FM (92.3 FM; OLATHE, KS; Owner: BOTT BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KCFX (101.1 FM; HARRISONVILLE, MO; Owner: SUSQUEHANNA KANSAS CITY PARTNERSHIP)
  • KMJK (107.3 FM; LEXINGTON, MO; Owner: ALLUR-KANSAS CITY, INC.)
  • KANU (91.5 FM; LAWRENCE, KS; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF KANSAS)
  • KWJC (91.9 FM; LIBERTY, MO; Owner: WILLIAM JEWELL COLLEGE)

TV broadcast stations around Kansas City:

  • KCTV (Channel 5; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: MEREDITH CORPORATION)
  • KSHB-TV (Channel 41; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: SCRIPPS HOWARD BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WDAF-TV (Channel 4; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: WDAF LICENSE, INC.)
  • KMBC-TV (Channel 9; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: KMBC HEARST-ARGYLE TELEVISION, INC.)
  • KCWE (Channel 29; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: KCWE-TV, INC.)
  • KCPT (Channel 19; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: PUBLIC TELEVISION 19, INC.)
  • KPXE (Channel 50; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: PAXSON KANSAS CITY LICENSE, INC.)
  • KSMO-TV (Channel 62; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: KSMO LICENSEE, INC.)
  • KMCI (Channel 38; LAWRENCE, KS; Owner: SCRIPPS HOWARD BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • K35CT (Channel 35; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: WORD OF GOD FELLOWSHIP, INC.)
  • K48FS (Channel 48; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: WORD OF GOD FELLOWSHIP, INC.)
  • K26CR (Channel 26; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: VENTANA TELEVISION, INC.)
  • KTAJ (Channel 16; ST. JOSEPH, MO; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • K27FR (Channel 27; OVERLAND PARK, KS; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF KANSAS)
Fatal accident count
See more detailed statistics of Kansas City fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 413Number of bridges
  • 12,392ft / 3,777mTotal length
  • $200,360,000Total costs
  • 8,181,974Total average daily traffic
  • 810,307Total average daily truck traffic
  • 7,197,688Total future (year 2037) average daily traffic
New bridges in Kansas City, KS - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 31900-1909
  • 21910-1919
  • 21920-1929
  • 271930-1939
  • 111940-1949
  • 571950-1959
  • 491960-1969
  • 701970-1979
  • 991980-1989
  • 341990-1999
  • 522000-2009
  • 72010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Kansas City, KS
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 60 full and 1 partial tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
E) Loans on Dwellings For 5+ Families
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED632$110,795400$99,0561,517$124,155126$33,4718$1,540,875304$73,15711$56,182
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED28$118,92924$121,138184$115,06127$22,6300$09$39,5565$32,000
APPLICATIONS DENIED93$102,499127$97,019807$107,414165$27,9740$094$83,4794$52,750
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN96$114,84443$88,836411$123,82026$52,9620$034$92,7650$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS20$103,8009$105,556136$117,40713$64,6920$05$176,6002$146,000

Detailed mortgage data for all 66 tracts in Kansas City, KS

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 42 full and 1 partial tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
C) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A & B)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED60$146,37754$173,9810$0
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED19$130,19526$153,6921$115,000
APPLICATIONS DENIED13$200,30816$156,3130$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN5$215,4007$200,4290$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS6$199,0002$70,5000$0
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Kansas City, KS
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Kansas City, KS - Value

2002 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year According to the data from the years 2002 - 2018 the average number of fires per year is 659. The highest number of fires - 1,025 took place in 2002, and the least - 73 in 2007. The data has a declining trend.
    Fire incident types in Kansas City, KS When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Structure Fires (40.3%), and Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires (30.8%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Kansas City, KS
    • 4,51840.3%Structure Fires
    • 3,45030.8%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 2,94926.3%Outside Fires
    • 2822.5%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Kansas City, KS

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Kansas City, Kansas:

  • Best Western Inn And Conference Center, 501 SW Blvd, Kansas City, Kansas 66103 , Phone: (913) 677-3060, Fax: (913) 677-7065
  • Eagle Inn, 199 S 18TH St, Kansas City, Kansas 66102 , Phone: (913) 342-8592
  • Days Inn, 3930 Rainbow Blvd, Kansas City, Kansas 66103 , Phone: (913) 236-6880
  • Best Western, 4725 State Ave, Kansas City, Kansas 66102 , Phone: (913) 287-5511, Fax: (913) 287-1021
  • Great Wolf Lodge, 10401 Cabela Dr, Kansas City, Kansas 66111 , Phone: (913) 299-7001, Fax: (913) 299-7002
  • Holiday Inn Express Village West, 1391 Prairie Xing, Kansas City, Kansas 66111 , Phone: (913) 328-1024, Fax: (913) 328-1042
  • Chateau Avalon, 701 Vlg West Pkwy, Kansas City, Kansas 66111 , Phone: (913) 596-6000, Fax: (913) 596-0500
  • Candlewood Suites, 10920 Parallel Pkwy, Kansas City, Kansas 66109 , Phone: (913) 788-9929, Fax: (913) 788-9751
  • 6 other hotels and motels
All 14 fire-safe hotels and motels in Kansas City, Kansas
Most common first names in Kansas City, KS among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary1,33478.5 years
John1,28774.0 years
William1,09373.3 years
James1,03572.1 years
Charles76472.5 years
Robert70769.0 years
George66475.2 years
Anna54081.3 years
Joseph51174.6 years
Helen51078.3 years
Most common last names in Kansas City, KS among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith59676.3 years
Johnson49174.3 years
Williams45272.7 years
Brown38775.3 years
Jones38172.9 years
Davis30072.5 years
Miller25472.9 years
Wilson25274.2 years
Moore24871.6 years
Thomas20873.7 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Kansas City, KS
  • 82.4%Utility gas
  • 14.6%Electricity
  • 1.8%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.9%Wood
  • 0.2%Other fuel
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Kansas City, KS
  • 60.7%Utility gas
  • 37.2%Electricity
  • 0.8%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.6%No fuel used
  • 0.3%Wood
  • 0.2%Coal or coke
  • 0.1%Other fuel


Kansas City compared to Kansas state average:

  • Black race population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage above state average.

Kansas City on our top lists:

  • #14 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: fire fighting and prevention workers including supervisors (population 50,000+)"
  • #14 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: administrative and support and waste management services (population 50,000+)"
  • #29 on the list of "Top 100 most racially diverse cities (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #30 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (population 50,000+)"
  • #37 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: construction and extraction occupations (population 50,000+)"
  • #37 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the smallest percentages of current college students (population 100,000+)"
  • #43 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: production occupations (population 50,000+)"
  • #45 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: administrative and support and waste management services (population 50,000+)"
  • #47 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the highest number of auto thefts per 100,000 residents, excludes tourist destinations and others with a lot of outsiders visiting based on city industries data (population 50,000+)"
  • #52 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: material moving occupations (population 50,000+)"
  • #53 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: construction and extraction occupations (population 50,000+)"
  • #59 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the smallest differences between morning and afternoon humidity (population 50,000+)"
  • #59 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the smallest humidity differences during a year (population 50,000+)"
  • #65 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the highest number of arson incidents per 100,000 residents, excludes tourist destinations and others with a lot of outsiders visiting based on city industries data (population 50,000+)"
  • #65 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the highest average snowfall in a year (population 50,000+)"
  • #72 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest temperature differences during a year (population 50,000+)"
  • #72 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the highest percentage of single-parent households, population 50,000+"
  • #77 on the list of "Top 100 cities with lowest ratio of median house value to median household income (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #79 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage population decreases in the 1990s) (population 50,000+)"
  • #82 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: transportation and warehousing (population 50,000+)"
  • #91 (66101) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of Lithuanian first ancestries (pop 5,000+)"
  • #98 (66105) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the smallest percentage of taxpayers reporting taxable interest in 2012 (pop 1,000+)"
  • #6 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents that exercised in the past month"
  • #7 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest carbon monoxide air pollution readings in 2012 (ppm)"
  • #9 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents that visited a dentist within the past year"
  • #13 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the worst general health status score of residents (1-5), 3 years of data"
  • #17 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest number of births per 1000 residents 2007-2013"
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