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Kansas City, Missouri (MO) Poverty Rate Data
Information about poor and low income residents


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Poverty rates in Kansas City

Residents with income below the poverty level in 2016:
Kansas City:

21.4%
Whole state:

18.6%
Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2016:
Kansas City:

7.5%
Whole state:

6.2%

Poverty rate among disabled males:
Kansas City:

17.3%
Missouri:

15.1%

Disability rate in this city among poor males (it is 19.9% among residents who are not classified as poor):
Kansas City:

29.2%
Missouri:

15.1%

Poverty rate among disabled females:
Kansas City:

20.8%
Missouri:

19.8%

Disability rate in this city among poor females (it is 19.6% among residents who are not classified as poor):
Kansas City:

29.5%
Missouri:

19.8%

Renting rate in this city among poor and not poor residents:
Residents below poverty level:

71.1%
Residents above poverty level:

37.8%

Poverty by age in Kansas City

Breakdown by age of poor male residents in Kansas City
Breakdown by age of poor female residents in Kansas City
Breakdown by age of very poor residents in Kansas City, MO

Poverty by race and place of birth in Kansas City

Breakdown by races of poor residents (income below poverty level) in Kansas City
Breakdown by races of poor residents (income below poverty level) in Kansas City
Poverty status for native-born residents
  • 16.1%Below poverty level
  • 83.9%Above poverty level
Poverty status for native-born residents
  • 19.3%Below poverty level
  • 80.7%Above poverty level

Poverty in families in Kansas City

Children below poverty level:
Kansas City, Missouri:

25.3%
State:

18.6%


Poverty rate among high school graduates not in families:
Kansas City:

15.8%
Missouri:

18.2%

Poverty rate among people who did not graduate high school not in families:
Kansas City:

43.0%
Missouri:

39.1%
Poor families by family type
  • 29.6%Married-couple family
  • 9.6%Male, no wife present
  • 60.8%Female, no husband present
Breakdown of poor residents in Kansas City not in families by work experience
  • 2.9%Worked full-time, year-round
  • 35.4%Worked part-time
  • 61.6%Did not work
Breakdown of poor married-couple families by work experience
  • 0.0%Both worked full-time
  • 4.5%One full-time, other part-time
  • 15.2%One full-time, other didn't work
  • 12.2%Both worked part-time
  • 29.1%One part-time, other didn't work
  • 39.0%Both didn't work

Other data

Year house/condo built for residents below and above poverty levels
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