Kansas City, MO, US

place
Kansas City is in the state of Missouri, United States of America. Kansas City is home to 0.15 percent of the United States population. There are 59 neighborhoods, a vast network of streets in Kansas City.

Demographics, education information about Kansas City, as well as a list of nearby locations, may be found further down this page.

Demographics of Kansas City

Total Population of Kansas City

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Total Population chart statistics
Total476,974476,974321,004,407321,004,407
According to 2017 US Census data, the population of Kansas City is 476,974 citizens. This equates to 0.15% of the total 321,004,407 citizens of the United States of America.
The total population data table is as follows:
Total PopulationKansas CityUS
Total476,974
0.1% of US
321,004,407
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Gender of Kansas City

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Gender chart statistics
Male48%48%52%52%
Female48.8%48.8%51.2%51.2%
Kansas City has a total of 184,035 (48%) male and 199,004 (52%) female citizens as per 2017 US Census data. In comparison, the proportions of male and female citizens in the United States of America are 48.8 percent and 51.2 percent, respectively.
The data table for gender is as follows:
GenderKansas CityUS
Male184,035
48% of Kansas City,
0.1% of US
126,850,422
48.8%
Female199,004
52% of Kansas City,
0.1% of US
133,142,237
51.2%
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Income of Kansas City

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Income per Household chart statistics
< $10k8.3%8.3%6.7%6.7%
$10k - $25k16.9%16.9%14.6%14.6%
$25k - $40k15.6%15.6%14%14%
$40k - $60k17%17%16.2%16.2%
$60k - $100k22.2%22.2%22.3%22.3%
$100k - $125k7.7%7.7%8.6%8.6%
$125k - $150k4.1%4.1%5.4%5.4%
$150k - $200k4.4%4.4%5.8%5.8%
> $200k3.8%3.8%6.3%6.3%
According to 2017 US Census statistics, the most common family income levels in Kansas City are: $60 000 to $99 999 (22.2 percent), $40 000 to $59 999 (17 percent) and $10 000 to $24 999 (16.9 percent).
Income statistics is shown in the table below:
IncomeKansas CityUS
Total198,935
100% of Kansas City,
0.2% of US
118,825,921
100%
< $10k16,574
8.3% of Kansas City,
0.2% of US
7,942,251
6.7%
$10k - $25k33,552
16.9% of Kansas City,
0.2% of US
17,406,019
14.6%
$25k - $40k31,036
15.6% of Kansas City,
0.2% of US
16,663,066
14%
$40k - $60k33,745
17% of Kansas City,
0.2% of US
19,261,515
16.2%
$60k - $100k44,125
22.2% of Kansas City,
0.2% of US
26,454,560
22.3%
$100k - $125k15,363
7.7% of Kansas City,
0.1% of US
10,273,788
8.6%
$125k - $150k8,194
4.1% of Kansas City,
0.1% of US
6,428,069
5.4%
$150k - $200k8,702
4.4% of Kansas City,
0.1% of US
6,931,136
5.8%
> $200k7,644
3.8% of Kansas City,
0.1% of US
7,465,517
6.3%
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Median Age of Kansas City

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Median Age chart statistics
Total35.235.237.837.8
Male34.534.536.536.5
Female36.136.139.139.1
Kansas City average male age is 34.5 and average female age 36.1 as per 2017 US census data. In comparison, the average male age in the United States of America is 34.5 years old, while the average female age is 36.1 years old.
The median age data table is as follows:
Median AgeKansas CityUS
Total35.237.8
Male34.536.5
Female36.139.1
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Age Groups of Kansas City

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Age Groups chart statistics
<18 years23.1%23.1%22.9%22.9%
18 - 24 years9.3%9.3%9.7%9.7%
25 - 34 years17.2%17.2%13.7%13.7%
35 - 49 years19.4%19.4%19.2%19.2%
50 - 64 years18.6%18.6%19.6%19.6%
65 - 84 years10.7%10.7%13%13%
>85 years1.7%1.7%1.9%1.9%
As per 2017 US Census data Kansas City dominant age group ranges are: < 18 (23.1%), 35 - 49 (19.4%) and 50 - 64 (18.6%).
Age groups statistics is shown in the table below:
Age GroupsKansas CityUS
Total476,974
100% of Kansas City,
0.1% of US
321,004,407
100%
<18 years110,339
23.1% of Kansas City,
0.1% of US
73,601,279
22.9%
18 - 24 years44,506
9.3% of Kansas City,
0.1% of US
31,131,484
9.7%
25 - 34 years81,906
17.2% of Kansas City,
0.2% of US
44,044,173
13.7%
35 - 49 years92,524
19.4% of Kansas City,
0.2% of US
61,618,015
19.2%
50 - 64 years88,480
18.6% of Kansas City,
0.1% of US
62,877,067
19.6%
65 - 84 years51,166
10.7% of Kansas City,
0.1% of US
41,590,866
13%
>85 years8,053
1.7% of Kansas City,
0.1% of US
6,141,523
1.9%
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Marital Status of Kansas City

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Marital Status chart statistics
Married41.7%41.7%50.2%50.2%
Never Married39.7%39.7%33.1%33.1%
Divorced13.1%13.1%10.9%10.9%
Widowed5.5%5.5%5.8%5.8%
According to the 2017 US Census statistics, the most common marital statuses in Kansas City are: Now married (41.7%) and Never married (39.7%).
Marital status statistics is shown in the table below:
Marital StatusKansas CityUS
Total383,039
100% of Kansas City,
0.1% of US
259,992,659
100%
Married159,915
41.7% of Kansas City,
0.1% of US
130,528,964
50.2%
Never Married152,063
39.7% of Kansas City,
0.2% of US
86,087,136
33.1%
Divorced50,111
13.1% of Kansas City,
0.2% of US
28,212,237
10.9%
Widowed20,950
5.5% of Kansas City,
0.1% of US
15,164,322
5.8%
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Education of Kansas City

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Education Level chart statistics
No Schooling1.3%1.3%1.4%1.4%
Unifinished High-school9.6%9.6%11.2%11.2%
High-school Diploma22.6%22.6%23.3%23.3%
GED or alt. creds3.4%3.4%4%4%
Unfinished College22.4%22.4%20.8%20.8%
Associate's degree7.3%7.3%8.3%8.3%
Bachelor's degree20.9%20.9%19.1%19.1%
Master's degree9.1%9.1%8.4%8.4%
Professional School degree2.3%2.3%2%2%
Doctorate degree1.2%1.2%1.4%1.4%
As per 2017 US Census data Kansas City dominant household education levels are: High-school Diploma (22.6%), Unfinished College (22.4%) and Bachelor's degree (20.9%).
Education statistics is shown in the table below:
EducationKansas CityUS
No Schooling4,044
1.3% of Kansas City,
0.1% of US
3,121,238
1.4%
Unifinished High-school30,960
9.6% of Kansas City,
0.1% of US
24,315,876
11.2%
High-school Diploma72,677
22.6% of Kansas City,
0.1% of US
50,496,716
23.3%
GED or alt. creds11,108
3.4% of Kansas City,
0.1% of US
8,596,896
4%
Unfinished College72,056
22.4% of Kansas City,
0.2% of US
44,935,834
20.8%
Associate's degree23,464
7.3% of Kansas City,
0.1% of US
17,917,481
8.3%
Bachelor's degree67,378
20.9% of Kansas City,
0.2% of US
41,377,068
19.1%
Master's degree29,339
9.1% of Kansas City,
0.2% of US
18,154,808
8.4%
Professional School degree7,380
2.3% of Kansas City,
0.2% of US
4,393,328
2%
Doctorate degree3,723
1.2% of Kansas City,
0.1% of US
2,962,399
1.4%
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Languages Spoken of Kansas City

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Languages Spoken chart statistics
English only88%88%78.7%78.7%
Spanish7%7%13.2%13.2%
Other Indo-European1.5%1.5%3.6%3.6%
Asian and Pacific1.9%1.9%3.5%3.5%
Other Languages1.6%1.6%1%1%
As per 2017 US Census data Kansas City dominant spoken languages are: only English (88 percent), Spanish (7 percent) and Asian and Pacific Islands (1.9 percent).
Languages spoken statistics is shown in the table below:
Languages SpokenKansas CityUS
Total443,764
100% of Kansas City,
0.1% of US
301,150,892
100%
English only390,603
88% of Kansas City,
0.2% of US
236,929,699
78.7%
Spanish31,046
7% of Kansas City,
0.1% of US
39,769,281
13.2%
Other Indo-European6,811
1.5% of Kansas City,
0.1% of US
10,907,675
3.6%
Asian and Pacific Islands8,215
1.9% of Kansas City,
0.1% of US
10,409,087
3.5%
Other Languages7,089
1.6% of Kansas City,
0.2% of US
3,135,150
1%
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Ethnic Diversity of Kansas City

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Ethnic Diversity chart statistics
White60.3%60.3%73%73%
African American28.7%28.7%12.7%12.7%
American Indian0.4%0.4%0.8%0.8%
Asian2.8%2.8%5.4%5.4%
Hawaiian & Pacific0.1%0.1%0.2%0.2%
Two+ ethnicities3.3%3.3%3.1%3.1%
Other4.4%4.4%4.8%4.8%
As per 2017 US census data Kansas City dominant ethnic diversity groups are: White (60.3%), African American (28.7%) and Other (4.4%).
The ethnic diversity data table is as follows:
Ethnic DiversityKansas CityUS
Total476,974
100% of Kansas City,
0.1% of US
321,004,407
100%
White287,517
60.3% of Kansas City,
0.1% of US
234,370,202
73%
African American136,927
28.7% of Kansas City,
0.3% of US
40,610,815
12.7%
American Indian & Alaska Native1,933
0.4% of Kansas City,
0.1% of US
2,632,102
0.8%
Asian13,163
2.8% of Kansas City,
0.1% of US
17,186,320
5.4%
Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander690
0.1% of Kansas City,
0.1% of US
570,116
0.2%
Two or more ethnicities15,571
3.3% of Kansas City,
0.2% of US
10,081,044
3.1%
Other21,173
4.4% of Kansas City,
0.1% of US
15,553,808
4.8%
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Household Types of Kansas City

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Household Types chart statistics
Family Households54.2%54.2%65.9%65.9%
Non-family Households45.8%45.8%34.1%34.1%
Kansas City family households are 54.2% and non-family households 45.8% as per 2017 US census data. In comparison United States of America family households contains 65.9% and non-family households 34.1%.
Following is the data table for household types statistics:
Household TypesKansas CityUS
Total198,935
100% of Kansas City,
0.2% of US
118,825,921
100%
Family households,
Married-couple family
70,171
35.3% of Kansas City,
0.1% of US
57,459,352
48.4%
Family households,
Other family
37,749
19% of Kansas City,
0.2% of US
20,839,351
17.5%
Family households,
Other family,
Male householder no wife present
9,785
4.9% of Kansas City,
0.2% of US
5,747,150
4.8%
Family households,
Other family,
Female householder no husband present
27,964
14.1% of Kansas City,
0.2% of US
15,092,201
12.7%
Nonfamily households,
Householder living alone
73,465
36.9% of Kansas City,
0.2% of US
32,863,560
27.7%
Nonfamily households,
Householder not living alone
17,550
8.8% of Kansas City,
0.2% of US
7,663,658
6.4%
Family Households107,920
54.2% of Kansas City,
0.1% of US
78,298,703
65.9%
Non-family Households91,015
45.8% of Kansas City,
0.2% of US
40,527,218
34.1%
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Employment Industries of Kansas City

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Employment Industries chart statistics
Agriculture0.3%0.3%1.3%1.3%
Construction5%5%6.4%6.4%
Manufacturing8%8%10.3%10.3%
Wholesale2.5%2.5%2.7%2.7%
Retail10.9%10.9%11.4%11.4%
Utilities0.8%0.8%0.8%0.8%
Information2.7%2.7%2.1%2.1%
Finance & Insurance5.8%5.8%4.6%4.6%
Real Estate1.9%1.9%1.9%1.9%
Sci & Tech Services9.7%9.7%6.9%6.9%
Company Management0.1%0.1%0.1%0.1%
Administrative Services4.6%4.6%4.3%4.3%
Educational Services7.6%7.6%9.3%9.3%
Health Care15.2%15.2%13.8%13.8%
Arts & Entertainment2.6%2.6%2.2%2.2%
Accommodation & Food Services8%8%7.5%7.5%
Public Administration4.8%4.8%4.7%4.7%
Other Services4.3%4.3%4.9%4.9%
As per 2017 US census data Kansas City dominant household income ranges are: Health care and social assistance (15.2%), Retail trade (10.9%), Professional scientific and technical services (9.7%) and Accommodation and food services (8%).
The employment industries data table is as follows:
Employment IndustriesKansas CityUS
Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing & Hunting797
0.3% of Kansas City,
0% of US
1,958,431
1.3%
Construction12,056
5% of Kansas City,
0.1% of US
9,564,541
6.4%
Manufacturing19,323
8% of Kansas City,
0.1% of US
15,477,389
10.3%
Wholesale6,026
2.5% of Kansas City,
0.1% of US
4,042,867
2.7%
Retail26,446
10.9% of Kansas City,
0.2% of US
17,167,000
11.4%
Utilities1,861
0.8% of Kansas City,
0.1% of US
1,257,353
0.8%
Information6,543
2.7% of Kansas City,
0.2% of US
3,173,300
2.1%
Finance & Insurance14,160
5.8% of Kansas City,
0.2% of US
7,001,182
4.6%
Real Estate4,525
1.9% of Kansas City,
0.2% of US
2,907,138
1.9%
Scientific & Technical Services23,451
9.7% of Kansas City,
0.2% of US
10,416,745
6.9%
Company Management291
0.1% of Kansas City,
0.2% of US
144,719
0.1%
Administrative & Waste Management Services11,195
4.6% of Kansas City,
0.2% of US
6,439,693
4.3%
Educational Services18,314
7.6% of Kansas City,
0.1% of US
13,931,235
9.3%
Health Care & Social Assistance36,825
15.2% of Kansas City,
0.2% of US
20,850,113
13.8%
Arts, Entertainment & Recreation6,337
2.6% of Kansas City,
0.2% of US
3,283,165
2.2%
Accommodation & Food Services19,327
8% of Kansas City,
0.2% of US
11,303,481
7.5%
Public Administration11,606
4.8% of Kansas City,
0.2% of US
7,025,870
4.7%
Other Services10,348
4.3% of Kansas City,
0.1% of US
7,371,226
4.9%
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Means of Transportation of Kansas City

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Means of Transportation chart statistics
Car, Truck or Van93.3%93.3%89.9%89.9%
Public Transportation3.1%3.1%5.4%5.4%
Walk2.2%2.2%2.9%2.9%
Motorcycle or Bicycle1.5%1.5%1.9%1.9%
As per 2017 US census data Kansas City dominant types of transportation to work are: Car truck or van (93.3%).
The means of transportation data table is as follows:
Means of TransportationKansas CityUS
Car, Truck or Van211,931
93.3% of Kansas City,
0.2% of US
127,053,717
89.9%
Public Transportation6,966
3.1% of Kansas City,
0.1% of US
7,607,907
5.4%
Walk5,046
2.2% of Kansas City,
0.1% of US
4,049,337
2.9%
Taxicab, Motorcycle, Bicycle or Other3,305
1.5% of Kansas City,
0.1% of US
2,693,671
1.9%
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Time of Commute of Kansas City

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Time of Commute to Work chart statistics
< 10 mins11.5%11.5%12.7%12.7%
10-15 mins14.7%14.7%13.6%13.6%
15-20 mins18.9%18.9%15.3%15.3%
20-25 mins19.8%19.8%14.6%14.6%
25-30 mins8.5%8.5%6.4%6.4%
30-35 mins14.3%14.3%13.7%13.7%
35-45 mins4.9%4.9%6.8%6.8%
45-50 mins4.6%4.6%8.1%8.1%
> 60 mins2.7%2.7%8.9%8.9%
As per 2017 US census data Kansas City dominant travel time to work ranges are: 20-25 minutes, 15-20 minutes and 10-15 minutes.
The data table for time of commute is as follows:
Time of CommuteKansas CityUS
< 10 mins26,149
11.5% of Kansas City,
0.1% of US
17,921,724
12.7%
10-15 mins33,480
14.7% of Kansas City,
0.2% of US
19,241,335
13.6%
15-20 mins43,001
18.9% of Kansas City,
0.2% of US
21,633,308
15.3%
20-25 mins45,020
19.8% of Kansas City,
0.2% of US
20,585,782
14.6%
25-30 mins19,395
8.5% of Kansas City,
0.2% of US
8,998,679
6.4%
30-35 mins32,522
14.3% of Kansas City,
0.2% of US
19,345,968
13.7%
35-45 mins11,173
4.9% of Kansas City,
0.1% of US
9,634,261
6.8%
45-50 mins10,415
4.6% of Kansas City,
0.1% of US
11,464,394
8.1%
> 60 mins6,093
2.7% of Kansas City,
0% of US
12,579,181
8.9%
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Education of Kansas City

Schools in Kansas City

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