KS

National Population : 333,590,059
Kansas State Population : 2,897,859

About Kansas City, KS

Kansas City, KS is located in Wyandotte County in the state of Kansas.

The total City Population for Kansas City is about 150,224 with about 473 people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 152,960.

The Average Home Value is $81,140.00, which is roughly 23% lower than the Average Home Value of $105,672.00 for the state of Kansas, and roughly 57% lower than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $40,199.10, which is roughly 26% lower than the Average Median Income Per Household of $54,472.00 for the state of Kansas, and roughly 30% lower than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Kansas City is about 7.6%.

Kansas is ranked #46 out of 52 for Best and Worst States to Work in America, with an overall score of 21.44 out of 100.

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Voting

Wyandotte County voted Democratic in the 2020 Presidential Election with a very significant difference of 48.53% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Democratic: 64.78%
Republican: 33.34%
Libertarian: 1.87%


Nearby Locations

Rosedale, KS (4.32 mi.)
Westwood Hls, KS (5.97 mi.)
Fairway, KS (5.97 mi.)
Westwood, KS (5.97 mi.)
Edwardsville, KS (6.38 mi.)
Prairie Vlg, KS (7.02 mi.)
Merriam, KS (7.02 mi.)
Countryside, KS (7.02 mi.)
Mission, KS (7.02 mi.)
Shawnee MSN, KS (7.02 mi.)
Roeland Park, KS (7.02 mi.)
Shawnee, KS (7.94 mi.)
Lake Quivira, KS (11.15 mi.)
Leawood, KS (11.63 mi.)
Lenexa, KS (13.71 mi.)
Bonner Springs, KS (14.16 mi.)
Lk Of the Fst, KS (14.16 mi.)
Bonner Spgs, KS (14.16 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 66101, 66102, 66103, 66104, 66105, 66106, 66109, 66111, 66112, 66118
Latitude : 39.117520
Longitude : -94.623843
TimeZone : Central (GMT -06:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : Midwest
Average Elevation : 815 ft.
Area Code(s) : 913

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.43
Male Population Estimate : 49.40%
Female Population Estimate : 50.60%
Median Age : 34.8
Male Median Age : 34.0
Female Median Age : 30.4

White Population Estimate : 56.24%
Black Population Estimate : 28.09%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 27.19%
Asian Population Estimate : 2.99%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.23%
Indian Population Estimate : 1.91%
Other Population Estimate : 14.61%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of Kansas City specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Wyandotte County: About 19 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Average # of Violent Crimes for Wyandotte County: About 704 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Wyandotte County is about 79% higher than the national average of about 4 homicides per 100,000 people, and about 59% higher than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.