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Kansas City
  • City in Kansas

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grade B
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Public Schools
    grade C+
  2. Crime & Safety
    grade unavailable
  3. Housing
    grade B minus
  4. Nightlife
    grade B+
  5. Good for Families
    grade B
  6. Diversity
    grade A+
  7. Jobs
    grade B
  8. Weather
    grade B
  9. Cost of Living
    grade B+
  10. Health & Fitness
    grade C
  11. Outdoor Activities
    grade B+
  12. Commute
    grade B+

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Kansas City is a city in Kansas with a population of 153,014. Kansas City is in Wyandotte County. Living in Kansas City offers residents a dense suburban feel and most residents own their homes. In Kansas City there are a lot of parks. Many families live in Kansas City and residents tend to lean liberal.

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About Kansas City...
Population
153,014

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$101,300
National
$229,800
Median Rent
$882
National
$1,096
Area Feel
Dense Suburban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    43%
  • Own
    57%
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Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
grade unavailable
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Assault
    377.1
    national  282.7
  • Murder
    18.6
    national  6.1
  • Rape
    175.6
    national  40.7
  • Robbery
    202.2
    national  135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Burglary
    871.8
    national  500.1
  • Theft
    3,161.5
    national  2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    657.7
    national  284

Residents

Diversity
grade A+
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    15%
  • 10-17 years
    12%
  • 18-24 years
    9%
  • 25-34 years
    15%
  • 35-44 years
    13%
  • 45-54 years
    11%
  • 55-64 years
    12%
  • 65+ years
    12%
Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    6%
    national  13%
  • Bachelor's degree
    12%
    national  20%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    29%
    national  29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    32%
    national  27%
  • Less than high school diploma
    21%
    national  11%

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