Roeland Park, Kansas

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Population in 2014: 6,840 (100% urban, 0% rural). Population change since 2000: +0.3%
 
Males: 3,343  (48.9%)
Females: 3,497  (51.1%)
Median resident age:  34.1 years
Kansas median age:  36.0 years

Zip codes: 66205.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $63,859 (it was $51,455 in 2000)
Roeland Park:

$63,859
KS:

$50,972

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $35,548 (it was $26,220 in 2000)

Roeland Park city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $159,366 (it was $107,400 in 2000)
Roeland Park:

$159,366
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: $922.

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  • Races in Roeland Park, KS (2013)

    Roeland Park races chart
    • 5,77182.7%White alone
    • 6599.4%Hispanic
    • 1962.8%Black alone
    • 1902.7%Two or more races
    • 1361.9%Asian alone
    • 140.2%American Indian alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Roeland Park: 87.9 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (23.4%), Irish (18.1%), English (11.2%), French (4.2%), United States (2.9%), Swedish (2.8%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 930 feet

Land area: 1.62 square miles.

Population density: 4,212 people per square mile   (average).

Roeland Park,KS real estate house value index trend

Roeland Park, Kansas map

For population 25 years and over in Roeland Park:

  • High school or higher: 96.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 49.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 16.0%
  • Unemployed: 3.1%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 18.3 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Roeland Park city:

  • Never married: 40.9%
  • Now married: 44.8%
  • Separated: 0.8%
  • Widowed: 4.3%
  • Divorced: 9.2%

296 residents are foreign born (1.5% Asia, 1.4% Latin America, 0.9% Europe).

This city:

4.3%
Kansas:

5.0%



According to our research of Kansas and other state lists there were 5 registered sex offenders living in Roeland Park, Kansas as of September 30, 2016.
The ratio of number of residents in Roeland Park to the number of sex offenders is 1,363 to 1.
The number of registered sex offenders compared to the number of residents in this city is smaller than the state average.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $2,256 (1.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $2,343 (1.6%)

Roeland Park satellite photo by USGS

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 ).

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

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 39.03 N, Longitude: 94.64 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: -2,616 (-37.5%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 357 (8.4%)

Roeland Park household income distribution Roeland Park home values distribution

Property values in Roeland Park, KS


Crime rates in Roeland Park by Year
Type 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2010
Murders 00000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 40011575
per 100,000 58.10.00.014.214.272.3101.270.8
Robberies 768124449
per 100,000 101.689.2112.6170.956.957.857.8127.5
Assaults 2410139178243
per 100,000 348.5148.7182.9128.2242.0115.7346.842.5
Burglaries 4733332227274327
per 100,000 682.4490.8464.4313.4384.4390.4621.4382.5
Thefts 388270438369222247240220
per 100,000 5,633.84,015.56,163.85,256.43,160.63,571.43,468.23,116.6
Auto thefts 28503934360718
per 100,000 406.6743.6548.8484.3512.50.0101.2255.0
Arson 012410N/A0
per 100,000 0.014.928.157.014.20.0N/A0.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 307.4) 488.3335.8424.7387.9292.8289.9386.5297.2

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Crime rate in Roeland Park detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 16 (14 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.04
Kansas average:

2.60
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

3.1%
Kansas:

3.8%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: -945 (-12.2%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Retail trade (15%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (12%)
  • Educational services (9%)
  • Health care and social assistance (9%)
  • Manufacturing (8%)
  • Accommodation and food services (7%)
  • Finance and insurance (7%)
  • Health care and social assistance (20%)
  • Educational services (15%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (13%)
  • Retail trade (13%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (6%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (5%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Sales and related occupations (19%)
  • Management occupations (12%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (7%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (6%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (6%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (6%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (16%)
  • Sales and related occupations (12%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (11%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (9%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (8%)
  • Management occupations (8%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (8%)

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

Average climate in Roeland Park, Kansas

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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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 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 366.5 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 306.3 miles away from Roeland Park 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 313.8 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 333.8 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 363.6 miles away from Roeland Park 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 297.2 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).
Roeland Park topographic map

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

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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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

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 2013 was 115. This is significantly worse than average.

City:

115
U.S.:

75

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2013 was 0.467. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 2.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.467
U.S.:

0.293

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 12.5. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 3.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

12.5
U.S.:

6.4

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 4.18. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 3.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

4.18
U.S.:

1.91

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 30.4. This is about average. Closest monitor was 5.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

30.4
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 28.5. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 3.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

28.5
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 9.84. This is about average. Closest monitor was 2.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.84
U.S.:

9.35
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 6.6%
(6.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 14.5% for Black residents, 4.8% for Hispanic or Latino residents)
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

Roeland Park, Kansas environmental map by EPA

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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

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.9
Kansas average:

11.3

Roeland Park travel time to work - commute Roeland Park mode of transportation to work chart

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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Religion statistics for Roeland Park 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%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Roeland Park:

49.5%
Kansas:

48.5%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Roeland Park:

46.9%
Kansas:

45.1%

Average BMI:
This city:

28.5
State:

28.6

People feeling badly about themselves:
Roeland Park:

21.5%
Kansas:

21.6%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Roeland Park:

10.0%
Kansas:

10.6%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.8
Kansas:

6.8

Overweight people:
Roeland Park:

32.9%
Kansas:

33.6%

General health condition:
Here:

56.9%
Kansas:

55.2%

Average condition of hearing:
Roeland Park:

79.1%
Kansas:

78.3%

More about Health and Nutrition of Roeland Park, KS Residents
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
Other Government Administration 3$15,786$63,14415$5,358
Judicial and Legal 0$0 2$1,870
Police Protection - Officers 15$67,379$53,9033$3,658
Police - Other 1$3,257$39,0840$0
Streets and Highways 6$22,231$44,4620$0
Parks and Recreation 0$0 1$797
Other and Unallocable 2$8,606$51,6360$0
Totals for Government 27$117,259$52,11521$11,683

Roeland Park government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $1,064,000 ($155.56)
    Financial Administration: $980,000 ($143.27)
    Police Protection: $952,000 ($139.18)
    General - Other: $433,000 ($63.30)
    Parks & Recreation: $134,000 ($19.59)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $192,000 ($28.07)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Parks & Recreation: $226,000 ($33.04)
    General - Other: $44,000 ($6.43)
    Police Protection: $35,000 ($5.12)
    Regular Highways: $28,000 ($4.09)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $1,760,000 ($257.31)

Roeland Park government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Local Intergovernmental - General Support: $517,000 ($75.58)
    All Other: $129,000 ($18.86)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $297,000 ($43.42)
    Special Assessments: $83,000 ($12.13)
    Interest Earnings: $80,000 ($11.70)
    Rents: $3,000 ($0.44)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $285,000 ($41.67)
    General Support: $104,000 ($15.20)
  • Tax - Property: $1,311,000 ($191.67)
    Total General Sales: $1,124,000 ($164.33)
    Public Utilities: $441,000 ($64.47)
    NEC: $66,000 ($9.65)

Roeland Park government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $3,875,000 ($566.52)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $3,330,000 ($486.84)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $545,000 ($79.68)
  • Short Term Debt Outstanding - Beginning: $994,000 ($145.32)
    End of Fiscal Year: $994,000 ($145.32)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $1,144,000 ($167.25)
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $1,000 ($0.15)

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 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 - 2014

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2014 (per 100,000 population)


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, Drunken persons involved: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 1Number of bridges
  • 1m3ftTotal length
  • 86Total average daily traffic
  • 86Total future (year 2029) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

2
  • Kevin Whittaker, 4710 Nall Avenue (Lat: 39.043528 Lon: -94.651333), Type: 58.8, Overall height: 53 m, Registrant: 9138261005, Kwhittaker@jocogov.Org, 11880 S. SUNSET DRIVE
  • Kevin Whittaker, 4710 Nall Avenue (Lat: 39.043528 Lon: -94.651333), Type: 58.8, Overall height: 53 m, Registrant: 9138261005, Kwhittaker@jocogov.Org, 11880 S. SUNSET DRIVE

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

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

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

3
  • WASTE WATER, 4710 Nall Avenue (Lat: 39.043556 Lon: -94.651333), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 54.9 m, Call Sign: WQKR664, Licensee ID: L00077919
    Assigned Frequencies: 11115.0 MHz, 6404.79 MHz, 6315.84 MHz, 10795.0 MHzGrant Date: 08/25/2009, Expiration Date: 08/25/2019, Certifier: Kevin WhittakerRegistrant: County Of Johnson, 11880 S Sunset Drive, Olathe, KS 66061, Phone: (913) 826-1042, Fax: (913) 826-1018, Email:
  • 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, 17765.0 MHz, 17915.0 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: 01/22/2010, Expiration Date: 01/22/2020, Certifier: Nadja S Sodos-WallaceRegistrant: Sprint Corporation, 12502 Sunrise Valley Drive, M/S: Varesa0209, Reston, VA 20196, Phone: (703) 433-4000, Fax: (703) 433-4483
  • 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 MHzGrant Date: 09/17/2013, Expiration Date: 09/17/2023, Certifier: Matt G CraggRegistrant: 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:

29 (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 , Serial Number: 7AC-6108, Year manufactured: 1946, Airworthiness Date: 11/04/1992
    Registrant (Co-Owned): Christopher L Grotewohl, 5049 Parish Dr, Roeland Park, KS 66205, Other Owners: John R Grissinger
  • Aircraft: CAMERON BALLOONS N-77 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: None
    N-Number: 7523F , Serial Number: 5854, Year manufactured: 1993, Airworthiness Date: 01/26/1993
    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 , Serial Number: 15267, Year manufactured: 1949
    Registrant (Individual): James C Iii Gregory, 5207 W 49th, Roeland Park, KS 66205

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

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 16
  • Hazardous Condition: 23
  • Service Call: 1
  • Good Intent Call: 1

Incident types - Roeland Park

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Roeland Park, KS

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (91%)
  • Electricity (8%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1%)
Businesses in Roeland Park, KS
NameCountNameCount
ALDI1McDonald's1
Burger King1Subway1
CVS1Taco Bell1
GameStop1Walgreens1
Lowe's1Walmart1

Roeland Park compared to Kansas state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly 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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