Mission, Kansas

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Population in 2013: 9,516 (100% urban, 0% rural). Population change since 2000: -2.2%
 
Males: 4,395  (46.2%)
Females: 5,121  (53.8%)
Median resident age:  33.8 years
Kansas median age:  36.0 years

Zip codes: 66202.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $48,468 (it was $42,298 in 2000)
Mission:

$48,468
KS:

$50,972

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $33,313 (it was $27,870 in 2000)

Mission city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $156,921 (it was $110,100 in 2000)
Mission:

$156,921
KS:

$129,700

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $260,812; Detached houses: $271,777; Townhouses or other attached units: $148,815; In 2-unit structures: $130,615; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $144,645; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $167,385; Mobile homes: $24,928

Median gross rent in 2013: $820.

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  • Races in Mission, KS (2013)

    Mission races chart
    • 7,80380.7%White alone
    • 1,22412.7%Hispanic
    • 2502.6%Asian alone
    • 2022.1%Black alone
    • 1621.7%Two or more races
    • 110.1%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
    • 30.03%American Indian alone

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Mission: 88.8 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (22.0%), Irish (11.3%), English (9.6%), United States (4.3%), Polish (3.4%), French (3.1%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 1000 feet

Land area: 2.53 square miles.

Population density: 3,763 people per square mile   (average).

Mission,KS real estate house value index trend

Mission, Kansas map

For population 25 years and over in Mission:

  • High school or higher: 93.6%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 50.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 16.9%
  • Unemployed: 3.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 19.2 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Mission city:

  • Never married: 42.1%
  • Now married: 36.5%
  • Separated: 2.3%
  • Widowed: 5.3%
  • Divorced: 13.8%

545 residents are foreign born (2.1% Asia, 1.7% Europe, 1.4% Latin America).

This city:

5.6%
Kansas:

5.0%



According to our research of Kansas and other state lists there were 5 registered sex offenders living in Mission, Kansas as of July 28, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Mission to the number of sex offenders is 1,893 to 1.
The number of registered sex offenders compared to the number of residents in this city is a lot smaller than the state average.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $2,352 (1.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $2,361 (1.6%)

Mission satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Kansas City, KS (5.7 miles , pop. 146,866).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Kansas City, MO (6.4 miles , pop. 441,545).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (415.5 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Countryside, KS (0.8 miles ), Roeland Park, KS (1.1 miles ), Fairway, KS (1.2 miles ), Merriam, KS (1.4 miles ), Westwood, KS (1.5 miles ), Mission Hills, KS (1.5 miles ), Mission Woods, KS (1.5 miles) , Westwood Hills, KS (1.6 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 13 buildings, average cost: $198,400
  • 1998: 3 buildings, average cost: $86,000
  • 2001: 3 buildings, average cost: $165,300
  • 2004: 1 building, cost: $110,000
  • 2005: 2 buildings, average cost: $120,000
  • 2006: 2 buildings, average cost: $120,000
  • 2009: 1 building, cost: $125,000
  • 2010: 1 building, cost: $100,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 39.03 N, Longitude: 94.66 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +1,113 (+11.5%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 604 (10.5%)

Mission household income distribution Mission home values distribution

Property values in Mission, KS


Crime rates in Mission by Year
Type 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2012 2013
Murders 00000000010
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.010.50.0
Rapes 33121211442
per 100,000 30.531.210.420.410.220.610.310.340.342.021.0
Robberies 121310161383101665
per 100,000 122.1135.3104.2163.2132.482.630.9102.7161.363.052.6
Assaults 2128243117111316161114
per 100,000 213.7291.5250.0316.2173.1113.5133.9164.3161.3115.5147.2
Burglaries 6980624743424953364235
per 100,000 702.1832.9645.8479.3437.9433.4504.7544.3362.9441.0368.0
Thefts 514535471480352306302292302264274
per 100,000 5,230.55,570.04,905.74,895.53,584.53,157.63,110.52,998.63,044.42,772.22,880.9
Auto thefts 6876677570866960654155
per 100,000 692.0791.3697.8764.9712.8887.4710.7616.1655.2430.5578.3
Arson 22102112002
per 100,000 20.420.810.40.020.410.310.320.50.00.021.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 294.6) 409.5459.3379.4411.0307.5286.0255.9273.8306.5267.6244.5

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City-data.com crime index counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

Crime rate in Mission detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 30 (28 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.94
Kansas average:

2.64
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

4.7%
Kansas:

5.1%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: +103 (+1.1%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (14%)
  • Construction (10%)
  • Manufacturing (9%)
  • Educational services (8%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (7%)
  • Accommodation and food services (7%)
  • Retail trade (7%)
  • Health care and social assistance (26%)
  • Educational services (12%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (10%)
  • Retail trade (9%)
  • Finance and insurance (9%)
  • Other services, except public administration (7%)
  • Information (5%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Sales and related occupations (11%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (10%)
  • Management occupations (8%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (7%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (7%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (6%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (22%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (11%)
  • Sales and related occupations (11%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (10%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (8%)
  • Management occupations (8%)
  • Community and social service occupations (5%)

Work and jobs in Mission: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Mission, Kansas

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Mission-area historical tornado activity is near Kansas state average. It is 103% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/20/1957, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 14.1 miles away from the Mission 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 4.6 miles away from the city center injured 3 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Mission-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 367.3 miles away from the 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 306.9 miles away from Mission 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 314.2 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 334.0 miles away from the 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 364.6 miles away from Mission 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 297.1 miles away from the 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 Johnson County (8) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 6
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 5, Storms: 5, Tornadoes: 2, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Mission topographic map

Birthplace of: Reuben 'Bonyx' Armstrong - Hip hop record producer, Dave Doeren - College football coach, Grant Wahl - Sportswriter, Trevor Releford - Basketball player, Aaron Chimbel - Television journalist, Brian Knorr - Football player, Jamar Howard - Basketball player, Steve Lacy (businessman) - Magazine publisher, Terry Bivins - Former NASCAR Cup Series driver.

Hospitals and medical centers near Mission:

  • INFUSX INC (Home Health Center, about 1 miles away; OVERLAND PARK, KS)
  • ESSENTIAL HOME HEALTH INC (HOSPICE) (Hospital, about 1 miles away; OVERLAND PARK, KS)
  • NMC HOMECARE INC (Home Health Center, about 3 miles away; MERRIAM, KS)
  • SOUTH PARK HOUSE (Hospital, about 3 miles away; MERRIAM, KS)
  • BRIGHTON GARDENS OF PRAIRIE VILLAGE (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; PRAIRIE VILLAGE, KS)
  • OVERLAND PARK NURSING AND REHAB CENTER INC (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; OVERLAND PARK, KS)
  • TRINITY NURSING AND REHABILITATION CENTER INC (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; MERRIAM, KS)

Amtrak stations near Mission:

  • 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.
  • 13 miles: INDEPENDENCE (600 S. GRAND AVE.) . Services: free short-term parking, call for taxi service.
  • 17 miles: LEE'S SUMMIT (220 S. MAIN ST.) . Services: enclosed waiting area, public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Mission:

  • University of Missouri-Kansas City (about 5 miles; Kansas City, MO; Full-time enrollment: 10,544)
  • Rockhurst University (about 5 miles; Kansas City, MO; FT enrollment: 2,013)
  • Metropolitan Community College-Kansas City (about 5 miles; Kansas City, MO; FT enrollment: 12,834)
  • Wright Career College (about 7 miles; Overland Park, KS; FT enrollment: 3,107)
  • Johnson County Community College (about 9 miles; Overland Park, KS; FT enrollment: 11,976)
  • Kansas City Kansas Community College (about 9 miles; Kansas City, KS; FT enrollment: 4,718)
  • Park University (about 12 miles; Parkville, MO; FT enrollment: 9,131)

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Notable locations in Mission: Johnson Nelson Complex Wastewater Treatment Facility (A), Freeway Industrial Park (B), Mission City Hall (C), Sylvester Powell Junior Community Center (D), Mission Springs Assisted Living Facility (E), Mission Springs Assisted Living Facility II (F), Johnson County Health Department Mission Clinic (G), Mission Police Department (H), Consolidated Fire District 2 Station 1 (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Centers: Mission Center Shopping Mall (1), Broadmoor Square Shopping Center (2), Barkley Square Shopping Center (3). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Mission include: Trinity Lutheran Church (A), Saint Michael and All Angels Protestant Episcopal Church (B), Saint Pius X Catholic Church (C), First Baptist Church of Mission (D), Countryside Christian Church (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Mission include: Sylvester Powell Jouner Community Center (1), Mission Municipal Pool (2), Broadmoor Park (3), Mohawk Park (4), Pearl Harbor Park (5), Park on Beverly (6), Streamway Park (7), Water Works Park (8), Victor X Andersen Park (9). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attractions: Libraries Public - Johnson County Libraries- Branch Libraries- Antioch Lib (Cultural Attractions- Events- & Facilities; 8700 Shawnee Mission Parkway), Libraries Public - Johnson County Libraries- Branch Libraries- Cedar Roe Lib (Cultural Attractions- Events- & Facilities; 5120 Cedar Street), Mission Bowl 'n' One (Amusement & Theme Parks; 5399 Martway Street).

Hotels: Howard Johnson Overland Pk KS (7508 Shawnee Mission Parkway), Comfort Inn I-35/shawnee Mission (6401 East Frontage Road), Quality Inn Merriam (6601 East Frontage Road).

Court: Mission Ks-City - Municipal Court (6090 Woodson Road).

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

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2012 was 110. This is significantly worse than average.

City:

110
U.S.:

74

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2012 was 0.518. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 3.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.518
U.S.:

0.303

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 14.2. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 4.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

14.2
U.S.:

6.6

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 6.42. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 4.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

6.42
U.S.:

1.93

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 31.8. This is about average. Closest monitor was 6.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

31.8
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 25.4. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 2.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

25.4
U.S.:

20.2

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 9.88. This is about average. Closest monitor was 2.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.88
U.S.:

9.14
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 12.5%
(10.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 34.0% for Black residents, 27.4% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 61.2% for other race residents)
Average household size:
This city:  1.9 people
Kansas:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  42.6%
Whole state:  66.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  7.0%
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: 0.4% of all households

People in group quarters in Mission in 2000:

  • 90 people in nursing homes
  • 7 people in other group homes
  • 5 people in hospitals/wards and hospices for chronically ill
  • 5 people in hospices or homes for chronically ill

Mission, Kansas environmental map by EPA

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Mission compared to Kansas state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage below state average.
  • Renting percentage above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly above state average.

Banks with branches in Mission (2011 data):

  • The Mission Bank: Mission Corporate Center Branch, Martway Drive-In Branch, at 5201 Johnson Drive. Info updated 2008/02/19: Bank assets: $555.4 mil, Deposits: $380.7 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 7 total offices, Holding Company: Valley View Bancshares, Inc.
  • Bank of the West: Mission at 6263 Nall, branch established on 1921/01/01. Info updated 2009/11/16: Bank assets: $62,408.3 mil, Deposits: $43,995.2 mil, headquarters in San Francisco, CA, positive income, 647 total offices, Holding Company: Bnp Paribas
  • Commerce Bank: Mission Hy-Vee Branch at 6655 Martway St, branch established on 1993/02/22. 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.
  • Bank of America, National Association: Mission Center Branch at 4724 West 60th, branch established on 1924/01/01. 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
  • Capitol Federal Savings Bank: Mission Branch at 5501 Johnson Dr, branch established on 1893/01/01. Info updated 2011/07/21: Bank assets: $9,167.4 mil, Deposits: $4,742.9 mil, headquarters in Topeka, KS, positive income, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 46 total offices
  • Arvest Bank: Mission Branch at 6300 Nall Avenue, branch established on 1998/08/03. Info updated 2010/11/29: Bank assets: $12,520.8 mil, Deposits: $10,446.2 mil, headquarters in Fayetteville, AR, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 241 total offices, Holding Company: Arvest Bank Group, Inc.

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Mission, Kansas:

  • Quality Inn, 6601 E Frontage Rd, Mission, KS 66202 , Phone: (913) 262-4448, Fax: (913) 262-1043
  • Ramada Hotel, 7240 Shawnee Mission Pkwy, Mission, KS 66202 , Phone: (913) 262-3010, Fax: (913) 262-2326
  • Drury Inn Merriam/Shawnee Mission, 9009 W Shawnee Mission Pkwy, Mission, KS 66202 , Phone: (913) 236-9200, Fax: (913) 236-9200
All 3 fire-safe hotels and motels in Mission, Kansas

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.9
Kansas average:

11.3

Mission travel time to work - commute Mission mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (73%)
  • Electricity (27%)

Presidential Elections Results

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Neighborhoods in Mission:

(Mission, Kansas Neighborhood Map)

Religion statistics for Mission city (based on Johnson County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic102,13118
Evangelical Protestant99,699190
Mainline Protestant71,06887
Other21,64446
Orthodox1,5055
Black Protestant6424
None247,490-
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: 72
Johnson County:

1.37 / 10,000 pop.
Kansas:

1.96 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 10
This county:

0.19 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.20 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 13
Johnson County:

0.25 / 10,000 pop.
Kansas:

0.51 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 120
Johnson County:

2.29 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.84 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 388
Here:

7.39 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.33 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

6.0%
Kansas:

8.1%
Adult obesity rate:
Johnson County:

23.0%
Kansas:

27.9%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

12.6%
State:

13.4%
Local government employment and payroll (March 2013)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 2$13,780$82,6801$362
Other Government Administration 2$10,191$61,1469$4,025
Judicial and Legal 4$15,569$46,7077$18,029
Police Protection - Officers 29$146,040$60,4300$0
Police - Other 2$7,521$45,1262$1,109
Streets and Highways 15$56,891$45,5137$4,525
Parks and Recreation 8$30,690$46,03568$32,568
Housing and Community Development(Local) 3$16,587$66,3480$0
Other and Unallocable 1$3,270$39,2402$3,456
Totals for Government 66$300,539$54,64396$64,074

Mission government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Construction - Parks & Recreation: $95,000 ($9.98)
    Regular Highways: $84,000 ($8.83)
    Police Protection: $59,000 ($6.20)
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $2,224,000 ($233.71)
    Police Protection: $1,677,000 ($176.23)
    Parks & Recreation: $1,161,000 ($122.01)
    General - Other: $601,000 ($63.16)
    Central Staff Services: $296,000 ($31.11)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $230,000 ($24.17)
    Financial Administration: $131,000 ($13.77)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $228,000 ($23.96)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $2,979,000 ($313.05)

Mission government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - Parks & Recreation: $1,248,000 ($131.15)
    All Other: $111,000 ($11.66)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Support: $157,000 ($16.50)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $421,000 ($44.24)
    Interest Earnings: $246,000 ($25.85)
    Special Assessments: $131,000 ($13.77)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $370,000 ($38.88)
    General Support: $159,000 ($16.71)
    All Other: $113,000 ($11.87)
  • Tax - Total General Sales: $3,369,000 ($354.04)
    Public Utilities: $683,000 ($71.77)
    Property: $635,000 ($66.73)
    NEC: $152,000 ($15.97)

Mission government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $3,800,000 ($399.33)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $3,025,000 ($317.89)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $775,000 ($81.44)

Mission government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $9,276,000 ($974.78)
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $150,000 ($15.76)

6.65% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($56,448 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.65%
Kansas average:

6.43%

0.03% of residents moved from foreign countries ($551 average AGI)
Johnson County:

0.03%
Kansas average:

0.07%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Jackson County, MO  1.26% ($71,410 average AGI)
from Wyandotte County, KS  0.72% ($32,403)
from Douglas County, KS  0.32% ($35,909)


6.36% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($56,477 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.36%
Kansas average:

6.89%

0.06% of residents moved to foreign countries ($849 average AGI)
Johnson County:

0.06%
Kansas average:

0.08%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Jackson County, MO  1.12% ($43,111 average AGI)
to Wyandotte County, KS  0.65% ($29,660)
to Douglas County, KS  0.27% ($32,975)

Strongest AM radio stations in Mission:

  • 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)
  • KCSP (610 AM; 5 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: ENTERCOM KANSAS CITY LICENSE, LLC)
  • WHB (810 AM; 50 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: UNION BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KCNW (1380 AM; 3 kW; FAIRWAY, KS; Owner: KANSAS CITY RADIO, INC.)
  • KCCV (760 AM; daytime; 6 kW; OVERLAND PARK, KS; Owner: BOTT BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KKHK (1250 AM; 25 kW; KANSAS CITY, KS)
  • KPHN (1190 AM; 5 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • KCTE (1510 AM; daytime; 10 kW; INDEPENDENCE, MO; Owner: UNION BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KCZZ (1480 AM; 1 kW; MISSION, KS; Owner: HMEB COMMUNICATIONS, L.L.C.)
  • KCMO (710 AM; 10 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: SUSQUEHANNA KANSAS CITY PARTNERSHIP)
  • KCKN (1340 AM; 1 kW; KANSAS CITY, KS; Owner: CARTER BROADCAST GROUP, INC.)
  • KPRT (1590 AM; 1 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: CARTER BROADCAST GROUP, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Mission:

  • 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)
  • KFKF-FM (94.1 FM; KANSAS CITY, KS; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)
  • 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)
  • KMXV (93.3 FM; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KPRS (103.3 FM; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: CARTER BROADCAST GROUP, INC.)
  • WDAF-FM (106.5 FM; LIBERTY, 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.)
  • KBEQ-FM (104.3 FM; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS 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)

TV broadcast stations around Mission:

  • 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.)
  • KMCI (Channel 38; LAWRENCE, KS; Owner: SCRIPPS HOWARD BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KPXE (Channel 50; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: PAXSON KANSAS CITY LICENSE, INC.)
  • KCWE (Channel 29; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: KCWE-TV, INC.)
  • K35CT (Channel 35; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: WORD OF GOD FELLOWSHIP, INC.)
  • KCPT (Channel 19; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: PUBLIC TELEVISION 19, INC.)
  • KSMO-TV (Channel 62; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: KSMO LICENSEE, 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)
Mission fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2013

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2013 (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of Mission fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2013 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 25Number of bridges
  • 104m341ftTotal length
  • $2,981,000Total costs
  • 351,720Total average daily traffic
  • 11,837Total average daily truck traffic

New bridges - Historical Statistics

  • 31950-1959
  • 11960-1969
  • 21990-1999
  • 182000-2009
  • 12010-2012
See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Mission, KS

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

1
  • 6000 Lamar St (Lat: 39.018056 Lon: -94.659167), Type: 79.2, Overall height: 73.2 m
    Registrant: 9137915141, , 125 N CHERRY ST

FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Mission, KS)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

10 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

21 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

39 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Mission)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

18 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Mission)
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 full and 4 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)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED83$138,78574$137,026213$139,76812$26,8441$1,003,50020$93,574
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED5$130,1186$96,89017$126,0522$8,5850$03$90,153
APPLICATIONS DENIED4$155,3632$122,82042$142,0688$18,4530$03$133,053
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN10$128,0936$158,31335$128,9932$47,8250$02$107,460
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$01$266,5309$112,1660$00$01$71,140

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0502.00 , 0503.01, 0503.02, 0506.00, 0507.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 full and 4 partial tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED20$152,39014$160,896
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED5$169,3864$134,198
APPLICATIONS DENIED2$153,0402$167,730
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$01$140,500
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0502.00 , 0503.01, 0503.02, 0506.00, 0507.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 29
  • Hazardous Condition: 31

Incident types - Mission

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Mission, KS
Businesses in Mission, KS
NameCountNameCount
Advance Auto Parts1McDonald's1
Arby's1Panera Bread1
Baskin-Robbins1Pizza Hut1
Blockbuster1Popeyes1
Burger King1Quiznos2
CVS1RadioShack1
Caribou Coffee1SONIC Drive-In1
Chipotle1Subway1
Cricket Wireless1T-Mobile3
Curves1Taco Bell1
FedEx2Target1
H&R Block1True Value1
Hobby Lobby1U-Haul1
Jones New York1UPS11
Kincaid1Village Inn1
Little Caesars Pizza1Wendy's1

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  • #8 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Sales and office occupations: (population 5,000+)"
  • #17 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males working in industry: Other health and personal care stores (population 5,000+)"
  • #17 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males working in industry: Personal and laundry services (population 5,000+)"
  • #28 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females working in industry: Broadcasting and telecommunications (population 5,000+)"
  • #37 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Lawyers (population 5,000+)"
  • #42 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Computer and mathematical occupations: (population 5,000+)"
  • #79 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most bridges per 100,000 population (pop 5,000+)"
  • #5 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents that visited a dentist within the past year"
  • #6 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the best general health status score of residents (1-5), 3 years of data"
  • #14 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents that exercised in the past month"
  • #33 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents that had a sunburn in the past 12 months"
  • #75 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents that keep firearms around their homes"
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