|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Kansas City is 508,394. Kansas City, Missouri is the 37th largest city in the US.
Parts of Kansas City are located within Cass County, Clay County, Jackson County and Platte County.
The current population of Kansas City (508,394) is it's peak population.
Kansas City has grown 14.9% since the 2000. Kansas City, Missouri's growth is about average. 55% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
Yes, Kansas City is the biggest city in the state of Missouri based on population. The second largest city, St. Louis, is 57% the size of Kansas City.
Kansas City has a population density of 1,459.9 people per square mile.
|32||Albuquerque, New Mexico||562,599||24.8%|
|37||Kansas City, Missouri||508,394||14.9%|
|40||Colorado Springs, Colorado||483,956||33.6%|
|41||Raleigh, North Carolina||469,124||61.6%|
|42||Virginia Beach, Virginia||457,672||7.3%|
|43||Long Beach, California||456,062||-1.3%|
The total voting age population of Kansas City, Missouri, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 354,697. The voting age population is 47.8% male and 52.2% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 12.9% of the residents of Kansas City are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Kansas City are 60.9% White, 28.2% Black, 4.0% Other, 3.6% Two or more races, 2.7% Asian, 0.4% American Indian and 0.2% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander. Additionally, 10.6% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Kansas City, 16.1% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 24.3%. On a per-household basis, 11.7% of families are below the poverty line in Kansas City.
Among those aged 16 and older, 69.0% of Kansas City residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 90.0% of Kansas City residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 35.2% have a bachelor's degree and 13.0% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Kansas City residents aged 5 and older, 12.4% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 7.1% of residents speak Spanish at home, 1.7% speak an Indo-European language, and 1.8% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Kansas City is 4.8%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Kansas City, 11.9% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Kansas City is $54,194.
In Kansas City, 53.3% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 46.7% of housing units in Kansas City.
Of all the housing units in Kansas City, 22.1% of them were build before 1940.
In Kansas City, 14.6% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 33,700 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Kansas City is $941.
In Kansas City, 81.3% of households have an active broadband internet connection.