Roeland Park, Kansas

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Population in 2019: 6,688 (100% urban, 0% rural).
Population change since 2000: -1.9%
 
Males: 3,030  (45.3%)
Females: 3,658  (54.7%)
Median resident age:

34.0 years
Kansas median age:

37.2 years

Zip codes: 66205.

Estimated median household income in 2019: $78,254 (it was $51,455 in 2000)
Roeland Park:

$78,254
KS:

$62,087

Estimated per capita income in 2019: $39,402 (it was $26,220 in 2000)

Roeland Park city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $193,214 (it was $107,400 in 2000)
Roeland Park:

$193,214
KS:

$163,200

Mean prices in 2019: all housing units: $203,654; detached houses: $202,121

Median gross rent in 2019: $1,223.

March 2019 cost of living index in Roeland Park: 87.9 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 9.3%
(7.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 29.9% for Black residents, 17.1% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 14.8% for other race residents, 5.3% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Roeland Park, KS (2019)
    • 5,49679.7%White alone
    • 74710.8%Hispanic
    • 3264.7%Two or more races
    • 2193.2%Black alone
    • 1001.5%Asian alone
    • 80.1%American Indian alone

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



According to our research of Kansas and other state lists, there were 8 registered sex offenders living in Roeland Park, Kansas as of September 27, 2021.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Roeland Park is 870 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is much lower than the state average.


Crime rates in Roeland Park by year

Type

2006

2007

2008

2010

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
1
(14.2)
5
(72.3)
7
(101.2)
5
(70.8)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
4
(56.9)
4
(57.8)
4
(57.8)
9
(127.5)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
17
(242.0)
8
(115.7)
24
(346.8)
3
(42.5)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
27
(384.4)
27
(390.4)
43
(621.4)
27
(382.5)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
222
(3,161)
247
(3,571)
240
(3,468)
220
(3,117)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
36
(512.5)
0
(0.0)
7
(101.2)
18
(255.0)
Arson
(per 100,000)
1
(14.2)
0
(0.0)
N/A0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index271.2268.5357.9275.3

The City-Data.com crime index weighs serious crimes and violent crimes more heavily. Higher means more crime, U.S. average is 270.6. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

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City-data.com crime index in Roeland Park, KS

Crime rate in Roeland Park detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2019, including police officers: 16 (14 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.07
Kansas average:

2.41
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Ancestries: German (16.7%), Irish (14.1%), American (8.8%), English (5.3%), European (4.7%), African (2.8%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 930 feet

Land area: 1.62 square miles.

Population density: 4,118 people per square mile   (average).

Roeland Park, Kansas map

476 residents are foreign born (2.0% Latin America, 1.5% Asia, 0.9% Africa).

This city:

6.9%
Kansas:

7.1%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $2,892 (1.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $2,925 (1.5%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Kansas City, MO (5.3 miles , pop. 441,545).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (414.4 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities:

Fairway, KS (1.0 miles ),
Mission, KS (1.1 miles ),
Westwood, KS (1.1 miles ),
Mission Woods, KS (1.2 miles),
Westwood Hills, KS (1.2 miles ),
Countryside, KS (1.2 miles ),
Mission Hills, KS (1.4 miles ),
Merriam, KS (1.8 miles )

Latitude: 39.03 N, Longitude: 94.64 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: -2,708 (-39.3%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 322 (7.4%)

Distribution of median household income in Roeland Park, KS in 2019
Distribution of house value in Roeland Park, KS in 2019

Property values in Roeland Park, KS

Roeland Park satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 2 buildings, average cost: $77,800
  • 1998: 1 building, cost: $130,000
  • 2013: 1 building, cost: $175,000
  • 2016: 4 buildings, average cost: $127,800
  • 2017: 9 buildings, average cost: $414,000
  • 2019: 1 building, cost: $595,000
Number of permits per 10,000 Roeland Park, KS residents
Average permit cost in Roeland Park, KS
Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

4.8%
Kansas:

5.3%
Historical population in Roeland Park, KS
Historical housing units in Roeland Park, KS
Most common industries in Roeland Park, KS (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (10.9%)
  • Health care (9.3%)
  • Finance & insurance (8.0%)
  • Educational services (8.0%)
  • Construction (6.2%)
  • Accommodation & food services (5.5%)
  • Public administration (4.5%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (11.1%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (10.4%)
  • Accommodation & food services (7.0%)
  • Educational services (6.0%)
  • Public administration (5.0%)
  • Broadcasting & telecommunications (4.6%)
  • Health care (4.3%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (14.9%)
  • Finance & insurance (12.4%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (11.4%)
  • Educational services (10.3%)
  • Public administration (3.9%)
  • Accommodation & food services (3.8%)
  • Social assistance (3.4%)
Most common occupations in Roeland Park, KS (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (8.7%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (4.0%)
  • Computer specialists (3.8%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (3.7%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (3.1%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (3.1%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (2.9%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (10.7%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (4.3%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (4.2%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (4.2%)
  • Computer specialists (4.1%)
  • Top executives (3.7%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (3.0%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (6.5%)
  • Registered nurses (5.3%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (5.3%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (5.0%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (4.7%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (4.1%)
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (3.8%)

Average climate in Roeland Park, Kansas

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Roeland Park, 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 0.225. This is about average. Closest monitor was 2.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.225
U.S.:

0.267
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 10.5. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 3.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

10.5
U.S.:

5.6
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 0.734. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 3.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.734
U.S.:

1.789
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 28.0. This is about average. Closest monitor was 5.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

28.0
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 21.7. This is about average. Closest monitor was 3.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

21.7
U.S.:

19.6
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 8.48. This is about average. Closest monitor was 2.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.48
U.S.:

8.46

Tornado activity:

Roeland Park-area historical tornado activity is near Kansas state average. It is 102% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/20/1957, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 13.4 miles away from the Roeland Park 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 5.0 miles away from the city center injured 3 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Roeland Park-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Kansas state average. It is 508% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 9/3/2016 at 12:02:44, a magnitude 5.8 (5.8 MW, Depth: 3.5 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 219.7 miles away from Roeland Park center
On 11/6/2011 at 03:53:10, a magnitude 5.7 (5.7 MW, Depth: 3.2 mi) earthquake occurred 269.0 miles away from the city center
On 11/12/2014 at 21:40:00, a magnitude 4.9 (4.9 MW, Depth: 2.5 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 202.9 miles away from the city center
On 11/7/2016 at 01:44:24, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MW, Depth: 2.8 mi) earthquake occurred 241.7 miles away from Roeland Park center
On 2/13/2016 at 17:07:06, a magnitude 5.1 (5.1 MW, Depth: 5.2 mi) earthquake occurred 283.7 miles away from the city center
On 1/19/2020 at 19:08:42, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 193.4 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Johnson County (10) is smaller than the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 6
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 6, Storms: 6, Tornadoes: 2, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Wind: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Roeland Park topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Roeland Park:

  • RAI - RAINBOW BLVD - WESTWOOD (Dialysis Facility, about 2 miles away; WESTWOOD, KS)
  • CONTINUA HOSPICE (Hospital, about 2 miles away; KANSAS CITY, MO)
  • INFUSX INC (Home Health Center, about 2 miles away; OVERLAND PARK, KS)
  • ESSENTIAL HOME HEALTH INC (HOSPICE) (Hospital, about 3 miles away; OVERLAND PARK, KS)
  • UNIVERSITY OF KANSAS HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 3 miles away; KANSAS CITY, KS)
  • BRIGHTON GARDENS OF PRAIRIE VILLAGE (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; PRAIRIE VILLAGE, KS)
  • CLINICARE HOSPICE (Hospital, about 3 miles away; KANSAS CITY, KS)

Amtrak stations near Roeland Park:

  • 5 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.
  • 12 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 Roeland Park:

  • University of Missouri-Kansas City (about 4 miles; Kansas City, MO; Full-time enrollment: 10,544)
  • Metropolitan Community College-Kansas City (about 4 miles; Kansas City, MO; FT enrollment: 12,834)
  • Rockhurst University (about 4 miles; Kansas City, MO; FT enrollment: 2,013)
  • Wright Career College (about 8 miles; Overland Park, KS; FT enrollment: 3,107)
  • Kansas City Kansas Community College (about 9 miles; Kansas City, KS; FT enrollment: 4,718)
  • Johnson County Community College (about 10 miles; Overland Park, KS; FT enrollment: 11,976)
  • Park University (about 11 miles; Parkville, MO; FT enrollment: 9,131)

Private high schools in Roeland Park:

  • BISHOP MIEGE HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 738, Location: 5041 REINHARDT DR, Grades: 9-12)
  • HORIZON ACADEMY (Students: 56, Location: 4901 REINHARDT DR, Grades: 1-12)

Private elementary/middle school in Roeland Park:

  • ST AGNES ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 319, Location: 5130 MISSION RD, Grades: PK-8)
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Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Roeland Park: The Roe Shops (A), Cedar Roe Library (B), Roeland Park City Hall (C), Roeland Park Police Department (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Centers: Roeland Park Shopping Center (1), Bella Roe Plaza Shopping Center (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Roeland Park include: Southridge Presbyterian Church (A), Saint Agnus Church (B), Mission Full Gospel Church (C), Gordon Trustee Etal Dawkins Church (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Park in Roeland Park: Roeland Park Aquatic Center (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Birthplace of: John D. Carmack - Game programmer, Mike Gardner - Football player and coach, Catherine Fox - Swimmer.

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

2.2 people
Kansas:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

56.5%
Whole state:

66.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

7.5%
Whole state:

5.8%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.7% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.5% of all households
2 people in other noninstitutional facilities in 2010
2 people in religious group quarters in 2000

Banks with branches in Roeland Park (2011 data):

  • The Mission Bank: - Roe Blvd Branch at 5115 Roe Boulevard, branch established on 1969/10/31. Info updated 2008/02/19: Bank assets: $555.4 mil, Deposits: $380.7 mil, headquarters in Mission, KS, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 7 total offices, Holding Company: Valley View Bancshares, Inc.
  • U.S. Bank National Association: Roeland Park Branch at 4970 Roe Blvd., branch established on 1952/07/10. 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

For population 15 years and over in Roeland Park:

Marital status in Roeland Park, KS
  • Never married: 38.1%
  • Now married: 44.4%
  • Separated: 0.7%
  • Widowed: 5.9%
  • Divorced: 10.9%

For population 25 years and over in Roeland Park:

  • High school or higher: 98.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 55.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 20.0%
  • Unemployed: 3.1%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 20.2 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2019
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2019
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.4
Kansas average:

11.1

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2019
Means of transportation to work in 2019 - Roeland Park
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Roeland Park, KS (based on Johnson County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
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.
State:

1.96 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 10
Johnson County:

0.19 / 10,000 pop.
Kansas:

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

0.25 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

2.29 / 10,000 pop.
Kansas:

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

7.39 / 10,000 pop.
Kansas:

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:
Johnson County:

12.6%
Kansas:

13.4%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Roeland Park:

53.1%
Kansas:

49.2%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Roeland Park:

53.0%
Kansas:

46.3%

Average BMI:
This city:

28.3
State:

28.6

People feeling badly about themselves:
Roeland Park:

20.1%
Kansas:

21.2%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Roeland Park:

8.8%
Kansas:

10.5%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.9
Kansas:

6.8

Overweight people:
Roeland Park:

34.4%
Kansas:

33.5%

General health condition:
Here:

60.6%
Kansas:

56.0%

Average condition of hearing:
Roeland Park:

80.9%
Kansas:

78.6%

More about Health and Nutrition of Roeland Park, KS Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2019)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Police Protection - Officers 15$68,533$54,8265$2,489
Streets and Highways 6$29,634$59,2680$0
Other Government Administration 2$14,989$89,9342$3,288
Welfare 1$3,950$47,4000$0
Judicial and Legal 1$4,138$49,6560$0
Financial Administration 1$6,962$83,5440$0
Police - Other 1$4,132$49,5840$0
Other and Unallocable 1$5,323$63,8760$0
Totals for Government 28$137,663$58,9987$5,777

Roeland Park government finances - Expenditure in 2018 (per resident):

  • Construction - General - Other: $515,000 ($77.00)
    Regular Highways: $500,000 ($74.76)
  • Current Operations - Central Staff Services: $1,909,000 ($285.44)
    Police Protection: $1,160,000 ($173.44)
    General - Other: $812,000 ($121.41)
    Regular Highways: $789,000 ($117.97)
    Parks and Recreation: $114,000 ($17.05)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $1,184,000 ($177.03)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $35,000 ($5.23)

Roeland Park government finances - Revenue in 2018 (per resident):

  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $764,000 ($114.23)
    Fines and Forfeits: $292,000 ($43.66)
    Special Assessments: $266,000 ($39.77)
    Interest Earnings: $69,000 ($10.32)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $1,033,000 ($154.46)
    Highways: $167,000 ($24.97)
  • Tax - General Sales and Gross Receipts: $3,989,000 ($596.44)
    Property: $3,065,000 ($458.28)
    Public Utilities Sales: $754,000 ($112.74)
    Other License: $191,000 ($28.56)

Roeland Park government finances - Debt in 2018 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $12,948,000 ($1936.00)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $11,354,000 ($1697.67)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,594,000 ($238.34)

Roeland Park government finances - Cash and Securities in 2018 (per resident):

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $2,710,000 ($405.20)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $3,421,000 ($511.51)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $469,000 ($70.13)

7.03% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($70,186 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.03%
Kansas average:

6.44%

0.04% of residents moved from foreign countries ($422 average AGI)
Johnson County:

0.04%
Kansas average:

0.07%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Jackson County, MO  1.34% ($71,814 average AGI)
from Wyandotte County, KS  0.66% ($42,296)
from Douglas County, KS  0.31% ($49,739)


6.82% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($70,639 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.82%
Kansas average:

7.12%

0.05% of residents moved to foreign countries ($565 average AGI)
Johnson County:

0.05%
Kansas average:

0.09%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Jackson County, MO  1.32% ($58,976 average AGI)
to Wyandotte County, KS  0.66% ($40,363)
to Clay County, MO  0.23% ($62,830)
Businesses in Roeland Park, KS
NameCountNameCount
ALDI1McDonald's1
Burger King1Subway1
CVS1Taco Bell1
GameStop1Walgreens1
Lowe's1Walmart1

Strongest AM radio stations in Roeland Park:

  • 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.)
  • KCCV (760 AM; daytime; 6 kW; OVERLAND PARK, KS; Owner: BOTT BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KCNW (1380 AM; 3 kW; FAIRWAY, KS; Owner: KANSAS CITY RADIO, INC.)
  • 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 Roeland Park:

  • 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 Roeland Park:

  • 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.)
  • KPXE (Channel 50; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: PAXSON KANSAS CITY LICENSE, INC.)
  • KMCI (Channel 38; LAWRENCE, KS; Owner: SCRIPPS HOWARD BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • 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)
Roeland Park fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2019
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2019

Roeland Park fatal accident list:

Jun 21, 1991 04:40 PM, 18th, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Oct 27, 1979 11:15 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

2
  • Kevin Whittaker, 4710 Nall Avenue (Lat: 39.043528 Lon: -94.651333), Type: 58.8, Overall height: 53 m, Registrant: Johnson County Emergency Communications, Kwhittaker@jocogov.Org, , Olath-e, Phone: (913) 826-1005
  • Kevin Whittaker, 4710 Nall Avenue (Lat: 39.043528 Lon: -94.651333), Type: 58.8, Overall height: 53 m, Registrant: Johnson County Emergency Communications, Kwhittaker@jocogov.Org, , Olath-e, Phone: (913) 826-1005

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • 4800 Roe Parkway (Lat: 39.042222 Lon: -94.631889), Call Sign: KJY701, Licensee ID: L00998887,
    Assigned Frequencies: 155.925 MHz, Grant Date: 04/02/2005, Expiration Date: 05/07/2015, Cancellation Date: 07/11/2015, Registrant: City Of Roeland Park, 4600 West 51st St, Shawnee Mission, KS 66205, Phone: (913) 677-3364

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

2
  • KS-KCY5836A, 4848 Rosewood (Lat: 39.041389 Lon: -94.646611), Type: Pole, Structure height: 50.3 m, Overall height: 51.2 m, Call Sign: WQLH684,
    Assigned Frequencies: 17815.0 MHz, 17915.0 MHz, 17765.0 MHz, 17765.0 MHz, 17765.0 MHz, 17765.0 MHz, 17765.0 MHz, 17765.0 MHz, 17865.0 MHz, 17865.0 MHz... (+4 more), Grant Date: 03/17/2020, Expiration Date: 01/22/2030, Certifier: Nadja S Sodos-Wallace, Registrant: Sprint Corporation, 12502 Sunrise Valley Drive, M/S: Varesa, Reston, VA 20196, Phone: (800) 572-8256, Fax: (703) 433-4483, Email:
  • JHNSN CO WST, 4710 Nall Avenue (Lat: 39.043528 Lon: -94.651333), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 53 m, Overall height: 58.8 m, Call Sign: WQSG611,
    Assigned Frequencies: 11445.0 MHz, Grant Date: 09/17/2013, Expiration Date: 09/17/2023, Certifier: Matt G Cragg, Registrant: Kansas City Board Of Public Utilities, 6742 Riverview Ave., Kansas City, KS 66102, Phone: (913) 573-9459, Fax: (913) 573-9513, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

34 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Roeland Park)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

3
  • Aircraft: AERONCA 7AC (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 90 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR C85 SERIES (85 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 2526E, N2526E, N-2526E, Serial Number: 7AC-6108, Year manufactured: 1946, Airworthiness Date: 11/04/1992, Certificate Issue Date: 03/02/2020
    Registrant (Co-Owned): Christopher L Grotewohl, 5049 Parish, Roeland Park, KS 66205, Other Owners: Andrew J Hutchinson, Charles H Myers
  • Aircraft: CAMERON BALLOONS N-77 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: None
    N-Number: 7523F, N7523F, N-7523F, Serial Number: 5854, Year manufactured: 1993, Airworthiness Date: 01/26/1993, Certificate Issue Date: 12/02/2005
    Registrant (Individual): Penny L Doll, 5041 Southridge St, Roeland Park, KS 66205
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 140A (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR C85 SERIES (85 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 9446A, N9446A, N-9446A, Serial Number: 15267, Year manufactured: 1949, Certificate Issue Date: 03/18/1974
    Registrant (Individual): James C Iii Gregory, 5207 W 49th, Roeland Park, KS 66205
    Deregistered: Cancel Date: 02/13/2017

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 full and 2 partial tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
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 Value
LOANS ORIGINATED87$149,58380$141,702239$151,31310$62,74023$120,1961$108,810
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED5$142,3103$137,66016$150,1212$8,0901$54,6700$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED5$145,3627$170,79349$147,1873$56,8002$141,0701$47,270
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN7$150,4476$169,64548$151,9891$78,7801$222,5800$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$011$144,3722$115,7000$00$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0500.00 , 0501.00, 0502.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 full and 2 partial tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED30$153,50418$160,333
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED6$150,8975$158,682
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$05$120,206
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$01$112,260
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0500.00 , 0501.00, 0502.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Roeland Park, KS
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Roeland Park, KS - Value

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

    Fire incident distribution by year Based on the data from the years 2002 - 2018 the average number of fires per year is 12. The highest number of fire incidents - 21 took place in 2016, and the least - 3 in 2011. The data has a decreasing trend.
    Fire incident types in Roeland Park, KS When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Structure Fires (43.5%), and Outside Fires (32.5%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Roeland Park, KS
    • 8743.5%Structure Fires
    • 6532.5%Outside Fires
    • 4321.5%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 52.5%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Roeland Park, KS
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Roeland Park, KS
  • 80.9%Utility gas
  • 16.9%Electricity
  • 1.2%No fuel used
  • 0.6%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.4%Wood
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Roeland Park, KS
  • 61.4%Utility gas
  • 34.1%Electricity
  • 4.5%Bottled, tank, or LP gas


Roeland Park compared to Kansas state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage below state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly above state average.
There are 12 pilots and 11 other airmen in this city.
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