Statewide Claims to Fame

Roeland Park is 1st in Kansas out of 61 other cities in Population density (people per sqmi)

Roeland Park is 5th in Kansas out of 61 other cities in Income per capita

Roeland Park is 8th in Kansas out of 61 other cities in Residents with college degree (older than 25)

Roeland Park is 8th in Kansas out of 61 other cities in Residents with high school diploma (older than 25)

Roeland Park is 10th in Kansas out of 61 other cities in Home ownership rate

Roeland Park is 11th in Kansas out of 55 other cities in Retail sales per capita

Roeland Park is 11th in Kansas out of 61 other cities in Income per household

Roeland Park is 15th in Kansas out of 60 other cities in Home median value

Roeland Park is 19th in Kansas out of 61 other cities in Race - Hispanic or Latino

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General Demographics

Size Demographics

Size Demographics
Roeland Park Rank Kansas US
Current population (2012) 6,816 49th 2,885,905 313,914,040
Size in square miles 1.6 61st 81,758.7 3,531,905.4
Population density (people per sqmi) 4,149.8 1st 34.9 87.4

People Demographics

Age Demographics
Roeland Park Rank Kansas US
Residents younger than 5 7.0% 44th 7.0% 6.4%
Residents younger than 18 20.0% 57th 25.1% 23.5%
Residents 65 or older 11.1% 41st 13.7% 13.7%
Education Demographics
Roeland Park Rank Kansas US
Residents with high school diploma (older than 25) 96.0% 8th 89.5% 85.4%
Residents with college degree (older than 25) 51.4% 8th 29.7% 28.2%
Race Demographics
Roeland Park Rank Kansas US
Race - White 87.6% 30th 87.2% 77.9%
Race - Black or African American 3.7% 28th 6.2% 13.1%
Race - American Indian or Alaska Native 0.4% 56th 1.2% 1.2%
Race - Asian 1.5% 29th 2.6% 5.1%
Race - Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.0% 59th 0.1% 0.2%
Race - Two or More 3.0% 30th 2.7% 2.4%
Race - Hispanic or Latino 10.4% 19th 11.0% 16.9%
Race - White, not Hispanic or Latino 82.0% 29th 77.5% 63.0%
Misc People Demographics
Roeland Park Rank Kansas US
Female residents 51.6% 26th 50.3% 50.8%
Foreign born residents 2.8% 37th 6.5% 12.8%

Housing Demographics

Housing Demographics
Roeland Park Rank Kansas US
Housing units 3,282 44th 1,237,651 132,312,404
Units inside multi-unit buildings 15.2% 39th 17.6% 25.9%
Households 3,054 43rd 1,104,479 114,761,359
Home ownership rate 77.4% 10th 69.0% 66.1%
Home median value $158,200 15th $125,500 $186,200
People per household 2.2 55th 2.5 2.6

Income Demographics

Income Demographics
Roeland Park Rank Kansas US
Income per capita $35,564 5th $26,545 $27,915
Income per household $65,413 11th $50,594 $52,762
Income below poverty line 5.6% 52nd 12.6% 14.3%

Business Demographics

Business Demographics
Roeland Park Rank Kansas US
Total businesses (including small businesses) 654 46th 237,040 27,092,908
Retail sales $137,060 38th $34,538,332 $3,3917,663,456
Retail sales per capita $19,701 11th $12,444 $12,990
Retail accommodation and food service sales $5,934 45th $4,192,347 $613,795,732

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