Kansas City (Central) PUMA, MO

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Population
171,942
1.2% 1-year growth
US Senator
Roy Blunt
Republican Party
US Senator
Josh Hawley
Republican Party
Median Age
33.7

Poverty Rate
25.3%

Median Household Income
$38,394
5.58% 1-year growth
Median Property Value
$91,100
5.56% 1-year growth
Number of Employees
79,404
3.63% 1-year growth

About

In 2018, Kansas City (Central) PUMA, MO had a population of 172k people with a median age of 33.7 and a median household income of $38,394. Between 2017 and 2018 the population of Kansas City (Central) PUMA, MO grew from 169,910 to 171,942, a 1.2% increase and its median household income grew from $36,365 to $38,394, a 5.58% increase.

The 5 largest ethnic groups in Kansas City (Central) PUMA, MO are White (Non-Hispanic) (39.5%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (39%), Other (Hispanic) (7.35%), White (Hispanic) (7.04%), and Asian (Non-Hispanic) (2.92%). 17.2% of the people in Kansas City (Central) PUMA, MO speak a non-English language, and 92.6% are U.S. citizens.

The largest universities in Jackson County--Kansas City (Central) PUMA, MO are University of Missouri-Kansas City (3,613 degrees awarded in 2017), Metropolitan Community College-Kansas City (3,438 degrees), and Rockhurst University (872 degrees).

The median property value in Kansas City (Central) PUMA, MO is $91,100, and the homeownership rate is 40.5%. Most people in Kansas City (Central) PUMA, MO commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 19.9 minutes. The average car ownership in Kansas City (Central) PUMA, MO is 1 car per household.

COVID-19

Daily New Cases by Date

Showing data at the state level for Missouri. Hospitalization data for some states may be delayed or not reported.

This chart shows the number of COVID-19 daily new cases by date in Missouri, as a 7-day rolling average, compared with the four states with the most similar number of confirmed cases.

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Impact on Employment

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This chart shows weekly unemployment insurance claims in Missouri (not-seasonally adjusted) compared with the four states with the most similar impact.

The most recent data point uses Advance State Claims data, which can be revised in subsequent weeks.

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Community Mobility

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This chart presents movement trends over time in the state of Missouri across different categories of places such as retail and recreation, groceries and pharmacies, parks, transit stations, workplaces, and residential.

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Civics

In the 2016 presidential election, the popular vote in Missouri went to Donald J. Trump with 56.8% of the vote. The runner-up was Hillary Rodham Clinton (38.1%), followed by Gary Johnson (3.47%). The most partisan county was Mercer County, MO with 85.2% of the vote going to Donald J. Trump running for the Republican Party.

Roy Blunt and Josh Hawley are the senators currently representing the state of Missouri. In the United States, senators are elected to 6-year terms with the terms for individual senators staggered.

Kansas City (Central) PUMA, MO is currently represented by 8 members in the U.S. house, and members of the House of Representives are elected to 2-year terms.

Presidential Popular Vote by County

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Donald J. Trump
Popular Vote for Missouri
56.8% for the Republican Party
Most Partisan Counties in Missouri
  1. 85.2% for Donald J. Trump (Republican Party)
  2. 85% for Donald J. Trump (Republican Party)
  3. 83.5% for Donald J. Trump (Republican Party)

In the 2016 presidential election, the most partisan county in Missouri was Mercer County, MO with 85.2% of the vote going to Donald J. Trump running for the Republican Party.

The following map shows the counties in Missouri colored by their party leaning.

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US Senators from Missouri

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Roy Blunt
Senator from Missouri3
Assumed office on January 3, 2011
Josh Hawley
Senator from Missouri1
Assumed office on January 3, 2019

Roy Blunt and Josh Hawley are the senators currently representing Missouri.

In the United States, senators are elected to 6-year terms with the terms for individual senators staggered.

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US Representatives from Missouri

Missouri is currently represented by 8 members in the U.S. house.

Members of the House of Representives are elected to 2-year terms, and the following chart shows the how the members for Kansas City (Central) PUMA, MO have changed over time starting in 2008.

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Diversity

Kansas City (Central) PUMA, MO is home to a population of 172k people, from which 92.6% are citizens. As of 2018, 10.9% of Kansas City (Central) PUMA, MO residents were born outside of the country (18.7k people).

In 2018, there were 1.01 times more White (Non-Hispanic) residents (67.9k people) in Kansas City (Central) PUMA, MO than any other race or ethnicity. There were 67k Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) and 12.6k Other (Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

The most common foreign languages spoken in Kansas City (Central) PUMA, MO are Spanish (19,186 speakers), Amharic, Somali, or Other Afro-Asiatic Languages (1,479 speakers), and Vietnamese (947 speakers).

Race and Ethnicity

Race and Ethnicity

The 3 largest ethnic groups in Kansas City (Central) PUMA, MO
  1. White (Non-Hispanic)
    67.9k ± 1.58k
  2. Black or African American (Non-Hispanic)
    67k ± 1.58k
  3. Other (Hispanic)
    12.6k ± 1.55k
15.6%
Hispanic Population
26.9k people

In 2018, there were 1.01 times more White (Non-Hispanic) residents (67.9k people) in Kansas City (Central) PUMA, MO than any other race or ethnicity. There were 67k Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) and 12.6k Other (Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

15.6% of the people in Kansas City (Central) PUMA, MO are hispanic (26.9k people).

The following chart shows the 7 races represented in Kansas City (Central) PUMA, MO as a share of the total population.

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Non-English Speakers

Most Common Languages
  1. Spanish
    19,186 speakers (11.9%)
  2. Amharic, Somali, or Other Afro-Asiatic Languages
    1,479 speakers (0.919%)
  3. Vietnamese
    947 speakers (0.588%)

17.2% of Kansas City (Central) PUMA, MO citizens are speakers of a non-English language, which is lower than the national average of 21.9%. In 2018, the most common non-English language spoken in Kansas City (Central) PUMA, MO was Spanish. 11.9% of the overall population of Kansas City (Central) PUMA, MO are native Spanish speakers. 0.919% speak Amharic, Somali, or Other Afro-Asiatic Languages and 0.588% speak Spanish, the next two most common languages.

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Heritage

Foreign-Born Population

10.9%
2018 Foreign-Born Population
18.7k people
10.1%
2016 Foreign-Born Population
16.9k people

As of 2018, 10.9% of Kansas City (Central) PUMA, MO residents (18.7k people) were born outside of the United States, which is lower than the national average of 13.7%. In 2016, the percentage of foreign-born citizens in Kansas City (Central) PUMA, MO was 10.1%, meaning that the rate has been increasing.

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Age by Nativity

33
Median Native-Born Age
± 0.5
37
Median Foreign-Born Age
± 1

In 2018, the median age of all people in Kansas City (Central) PUMA, MO was 33.7. Native-born citizens, with a median age of 33, were generally younger than than foreign-born citizens, with a median age of 37. But people in Kansas City (Central) PUMA, MO are getting getting younger. In 2017, the average age of all Kansas City (Central) PUMA, MO residents was 34.

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Global Diversity

Most Common Origin
  1. Mexico
    8,411 ± 2,195 people
  2. Vietnam
    750 ± 671 people
  3. Myanmar
    670 ± 634 people

In 2017, the most common birthplace for the foreign-born residents of Kansas City (Central) PUMA, MO was Mexico, the natal country of 8,411 Kansas City (Central) PUMA, MO residents, followed by Vietnam with 750 and Myanmar with 670.

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Citizenship

92.6%
2018 Citizenship
92.7%
2017 Citizenship

As of 2018, 92.6% of Kansas City (Central) PUMA, MO residents were US citizens, which is lower than the national average of 93.2%. In 2017, the percentage of US citizens in Kansas City (Central) PUMA, MO was 92.7%, meaning that the rate of citizenship has been decreasing.

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Military

Veterans

Most Common Service Period
  1. Vietnam
    2,766 ± 277
  2. Gulf War (2001-)
    875 ± 178
  3. Gulf War (1990s)
    819 ± 180

Kansas City (Central) PUMA, MO has a large population of military personnel who served in Vietnam, 3.16 times greater than any other conflict.

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Economy

Median household income in Kansas City (Central) PUMA, MO is $38,394. In 2018, the PUMA with the highest Median Household Income in Kansas City (Central) PUMA, MO was St. Louis County (Central West) PUMA, MO with a value of $98,633, followed by St. Louis County (Central) PUMA, MO and St. Louis County (South) PUMA, MO, with respective values of $94,852 and $89,875.

Males in Kansas City (Central) PUMA, MO have an average income that is 1.25 times higher than the average income of females, which is $43,136. The income inequality in Kansas City (Central) PUMA, MO (measured using the Gini index) is 0.466, which is lower than than the national average.

The economy of Kansas City (Central) PUMA, MO employs 79.4k people. The largest industries in Kansas City (Central) PUMA, MO are Restaurants & Food Services (7,128 people), Hospitals (4,901 people), and Construction (3,699 people), and the highest paying industries are Electric power generation, transmission & distribution ($186,247), Offices of physicians ($129,149), and Rail transportation ($119,132).

Wages

Median Household Income

$38,394
2018 value
± $951
5.58%
1 Year Growth
± 3.08%

Households in Kansas City (Central) PUMA, MO have a median annual income of $38,394, which is less than the median annual income of $61,937 across the entire United States. This is in comparison to a median income of $36,365 in 2017, which represents a 5.58% annual growth.

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Wage by Gender in Common Jobs

$53,742
Average Male Salary in Kansas City (Central) PUMA, MO
± $8,382
$43,136
Average Female Salary in Kansas City (Central) PUMA, MO
± $5,982

In 2017, full-time male employees in Kansas City (Central) PUMA, MO made 1.25 times more than female employees.

This chart shows the gender-based wage disparity in the 5 most common occupations in Kansas City (Central) PUMA, MO by number of full-time employees.

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Wage by Race and Ethnicity in Common Jobs

Highest Average Salaries by Race & Ethnicity in Kansas City (Central) PUMA, MO
  1. White
    $52,228 ± $7,607
  2. Asian
    $37,513 ± $26,066
  3. American Indian
    $32,603 ± $66,411

In 2017 the highest paid race/ethnicity of Kansas City (Central) PUMA, MO workers was White. These workers were paid 1.39 times more than Asian workers, who made the second highest salary of any race/ethnicity in Kansas City (Central) PUMA, MO.

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Wage Distribution

0.466
2017 Wage GINI in Kansas City (Central) PUMA, MO
0.476
2016 Wage GINI in Kansas City (Central) PUMA, MO

In 2017, the income inequality in Kansas City (Central) PUMA, MO was 0.466 according to the GINI calculation of the wage distribution. Income inequality had a 1.98% decline from 2016 to 2017, which means that wage distribution grew somewhat more even. The GINI for Kansas City (Central) PUMA, MO was lower than than the national average of 0.479. In other words, wages are distributed more evenly in Kansas City (Central) PUMA, MO in comparison to the national average.

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Income by Location

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In 2018, the PUMA with the highest Median Household Income (Total) in Kansas City (Central) PUMA, MO was St. Louis County (Central West) PUMA, MO with a value of $98,633, followed by St. Louis County (Central) PUMA, MO and St. Louis County (South) PUMA, MO, with respective values of $94,852 and $89,875.

The following map shows all of the PUMAs in Kansas City (Central) PUMA, MO colored by their Median Household Income (Total).

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Poverty by Age and Gender

Females 25 - 34
Largest Demographic Living in Poverty

25.3% of the population for whom poverty status is determined in Kansas City (Central) PUMA, MO (42.3k out of 167k people) live below the poverty line, a number that is higher than the national average of 13.1%. The largest demographic living in poverty are Females 25 - 34, followed by Females 18 - 24 and then Females 35 - 44.

The Census Bureau uses a set of money income thresholds that vary by family size and composition to determine who classifies as impoverished. If a family's total income is less than the family's threshold than that family and every individual in it is considered to be living in poverty.

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Poverty by Race and Ethnicity

Largest Race or Ethnicity Living in Poverty
  1. Black
    20,481 ± 1,015
  2. White
    14,114 ± 895
  3. Hispanic
    7,519 ± 627

The most common racial or ethnic group living below the poverty line in Kansas City (Central) PUMA, MO is Black, followed by White and Hispanic.

The Census Bureau uses a set of money income thresholds that vary by family size and composition to determine who classifies as impoverished. If a family's total income is less than the family's threshold than that family and every individual in it is considered to be living in poverty.

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Occupations

Employment by Occupations

79.4k
2017 Value
3.63%
1 Year growth
± 3.63%

From 2016 to 2017, employment in Kansas City (Central) PUMA, MO grew at a rate of 3.63%, from 76.6k employees to 79.4k employees.

The most common job groups, by number of people living in Kansas City (Central) PUMA, MO, are Customer service representatives (2,530 people), Cashiers (2,061 people), and Retail salespersons (1,766 people). This chart illustrates the share breakdown of the primary jobs held by residents of Kansas City (Central) PUMA, MO.

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Most Common

The most common jobs held by residents of Kansas City (Central) PUMA, MO, by number of employees, are Customer service representatives (2,530 people), Cashiers (2,061 people), and Retail salespersons (1,766 people).

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Most Specialized

Compared to other PUMAs, Kansas City (Central) PUMA, MO has an unusually high number of residents working as Advertising & promotions managers (7.58 times higher than expected), Pressers, textile, garment, & related materials (5.88 times), and Architects, except naval (5.79 times).

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Highest Paid

The highest paid jobs held by residents of Kansas City (Central) PUMA, MO, by average salary, are Chief executives & legislators ($246,136), Physicians & surgeons ($153,224), and Medical scientists, & life scientists, all other ($143,379).

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Industries

Employment by Industries

79.4k
2017 Value
3.63%
1 Year growth
± 3.63%

From 2016 to 2017, employment in Kansas City (Central) PUMA, MO grew at a rate of 3.63%, from 76.6k employees to 79.4k employees.

The most common employment sectors for those who live in Kansas City (Central) PUMA, MO, are Restaurants & Food Services (7,128 people), Hospitals (4,901 people), and Construction (3,699 people). This chart shows the share breakdown of the primary industries for residents of Kansas City (Central) PUMA, MO, though some of these residents may live in Kansas City (Central) PUMA, MO and work somewhere else. Census data is tagged to a residential address, not a work address.

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Most Common

The most common industries in Kansas City (Central) PUMA, MO, by number of employees, are Restaurants & Food Services (7,128 people), Hospitals (4,901 people), and Construction (3,699 people).

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Most Specialized

Compared to other PUMAs, Kansas City (Central) PUMA, MO has an unusually high number of Gift, novelty, & souvenir shops (5.94 times higher than expected), Warehousing & storage (3.47 times), and Drinking places, alcoholic beverages (3.33 times) industries.

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Highest Paying

The highest paying industries in Kansas City (Central) PUMA, MO, by average salary, are Electric power generation, transmission & distribution ($186,247), Offices of physicians ($129,149), and Rail transportation ($119,132).

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Domestic Trade

Domestic Production & Consumption

Domestic production and consumption consists of products and services shipped from Missouri to other states, or from other states to Missouri.
Top Domestic Production in Dollars
  1. $27.7B
  2. $24B
  3. $22.8B

In 2015, the top outbound Missouri product (by dollars) was Pharmaceuticals with $27.7B, followed by Motorized vehicles ($24B) and Mixed freight ($22.8B).

The following chart shows the share of these products in relation to all outbound Missouri products.

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Domestic Trade Growth

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$272B
2015 Value in Missouri
$433B
Projected 2045 Value in Missouri
59.4% growth

In 2015, total outbound Missouri trade was $272B. This is expected to increase 59.4% to $433B by 2045.

The following chart shows how the domestic outbound Missouri trade is projected to change in comparison to its neighboring states.

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Interstate Trade

Interstate trade consists of products and services shipped from Missouri to other states, or from other states to Missouri.
Most Common Trade Partners
  1. $31.1B
  2. $13.5B
  3. $9.57B

In 2015, the top outbound Missouri domestic partner for goods and services (by dollars) was Illinois with $31.1B, followed by Kansas with $13.5B and Texas and $9.57B.

The following map shows the amount of trade that Missouri shares with each state (excluding itself).

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Education

In 2017, universities in Jackson County--Kansas City (Central) PUMA, MO awarded 9,245 degrees. The student population of Jackson County--Kansas City (Central) PUMA, MO is skewed towards women, with 16,710 male students and 22,856 female students.

Most students graduating from Universities in Jackson County--Kansas City (Central) PUMA, MO are White (5,883 and 67.9%), followed by Black or African American (942 and 10.9%), Hispanic or Latino (682 and 7.87%), and Asian (474 and 5.47%).

The largest universities in Jackson County--Kansas City (Central) PUMA, MO by number of degrees awarded are University of Missouri-Kansas City (3,613 and 39.1%), Metropolitan Community College-Kansas City (3,438 and 37.2%), and Rockhurst University (872 and 9.43%).

The most popular majors in Jackson County--Kansas City (Central) PUMA, MO are Liberal Arts & Sciences (2,661 and 28.8%), Registered Nursing (582 and 6.3%), and General Business (383 and 4.14%).

The median tuition costs in Jackson County--Kansas City (Central) PUMA, MO are $25,160 for private four year colleges, and $8,340 and $23,067 respectively, for public four year colleges for in-state students and out-of-state students.

Concentrations

Most Common
  1. 436 degree-majorss awarded
  2. 256 degree-majorss awarded
  3. 204 degree-majorss awarded

In 2015, the most common concentation for Bachelors Degree recipients in Jackson County--Kansas City (Central) PUMA, MO was Registered Nursing with 436 degree-majorss awarded.

This visualization illustrates the percentage of students graduating with a Bachelors Degree from schools in Jackson County--Kansas City (Central) PUMA, MO according to their major.

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Universities

Largest Universities by degrees awarded
  1. 3,613 degrees awarded
  2. 3,438 degrees awarded
  3. 872 degrees awarded
$8,340
Median In-State Public
$25,160
Median Private

In 2017, the Jackson County--Kansas City (Central) PUMA, MO institution with the largest number of graduating students was University of Missouri-Kansas City with 3,613 degrees awarded.

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Student Gender for Common Institutions

3,802
Degrees Awarded to Men
5,443
Degrees Awarded to Women

In 2017, 3,802 men were awarded degrees from institutions in Jackson County--Kansas City (Central) PUMA, MO, which is 0.699 times less than the 5,443 female students who received degrees in the same year.

This chart displays the gender disparity between the top 5 institutions in Jackson County--Kansas City (Central) PUMA, MO by degrees awarded.

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Student Race and Ethnicity

Most Common Student Race or Ethnicity
  1. White
    5,883 degrees awarded
  2. Black or African American
    942 degrees awarded
  3. Hispanic or Latino
    682 degrees awarded

In 2017 the majority of degrees awarded at institutions in Jackson County--Kansas City (Central) PUMA, MO were to White students. These 5,883 degrees mean that there were 6.25 times more White students then the next closest race/ethnicity group, Black or African American, with 942 degrees awarded.

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Housing & Living

The median property value in Kansas City (Central) PUMA, MO was $91,100 in 2018, which is 0.397 times smaller than the national average of $229,700. Between 2017 and 2018 the median property value increased from $86,300 to $91,100, a 5.56% increase. The homeownership rate in Kansas City (Central) PUMA, MO is 40.5%, which is lower than the national average of 63.9%. People in Kansas City (Central) PUMA, MO have an average commute time of 19.9 minutes, and they commute by Drove Alone. Car ownership in Kansas City (Central) PUMA, MO is lower than the national average, with an average of 1 car per household.

Housing

Property Value

$91,100
2018 Median
± $4,188
$86,300
2017 Median
± $2,343

In 2018, the median property value in Kansas City (Central) PUMA, MO grew to to $91,100 from the previous year's value of $86,300.

The following charts display, first, the property values in Kansas City (Central) PUMA, MO compared to it's parent and neighbor geographies and, second, owner-occupied housing units distributed between a series of property value buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. In Kansas City (Central) PUMA, MO the largest share of households have a property value in the N/A range.

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Household Income

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$38,394
Median Household Income
± $951
76.9k
Number of Households
± 1,676

In 2018, the median household income of the 76.9k households in Kansas City (Central) PUMA, MO grew to $38,394 from the previous year's value of $36,365.

The following chart displays the households in Kansas City (Central) PUMA, MO distributed between a series of income buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. The largest share of households have an income in the < $10k range.

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Property Taxes

< $800
Average Range

This chart shows the households in Kansas City (Central) PUMA, MO distributed between a series of property tax buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. In Kansas City (Central) PUMA, MO the largest share of households pay taxes in the < $800 range.

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Rent vs Own

40.5%
2018 Homeownership
41.3%
2017 Homeownership

In 2018, 40.5% of the housing units in Kansas City (Central) PUMA, MO were occupied by their owner. This percentage declined from the previous year's rate of 41.3%.

This percentage of owner-occupation is lower than the national average of 63.9%. This chart shows the ownership percentage in Kansas City (Central) PUMA, MO compared it's parent and neighboring geographies.

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Commute Time

19.9 minutes
Average Travel Time

Using averages, employees in Kansas City (Central) PUMA, MO have a shorter commute time (19.9 minutes) than the normal US worker (25.3 minutes). Additionally, 1.14% of the workforce in Kansas City (Central) PUMA, MO have "super commutes" in excess of 90 minutes.

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Commuter Transportation

Most Common Method of Travel
  1. Drove Alone
    76.4%
  2. Carpooled
    8.35%
  3. Public Transit
    5.7%

In 2018, the most common method of travel for workers in Kansas City (Central) PUMA, MO was Drove Alone (76.4%), followed by those who Carpooled (8.35%) and those who Public Transit (5.7%).

The following chart shows the number of households using each mode of transportation over time, using a logarithmic scale on the y-axis to help better show variations in the smaller means of commuting.

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Transportation

Car Ownership

1 car
Average Number

The following chart displays the households in Kansas City (Central) PUMA, MO distributed between a series of car ownership buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. The largest share of households in Kansas City (Central) PUMA, MO have 1 car, followed by 2 cars.

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Health

81.9% of the population of Kansas City (Central) PUMA, MO has health coverage, with 38.2% on employee plans, 20.8% on Medicaid, 8.87% on Medicare, 12.6% on non-group plans, and 1.39% on military or VA plans.

Per capita personal health care spending in Missouri was $8,107 in 2014. This is a 3.14% increase from the previous year ($7,860).

Primary care physicians in Missouri see 1418 patients per year on average, which represents a 0.0706% increase from the previous year (1417 patients). Compare this to dentists who see 1806 patients per year, and mental health providers who see 588 patients per year.

Comparing across all counties in the state, Pemiscot County has the highest prevalence of diabetes (15.2%). Additionally, DeKalb County and Marion County have the highest prevalence of adult obesity (38.1%)

Patient to Clinician Ratios

Data is only available at the state level. Showing data for Missouri.
1,418 to 1
Patient to Primary Care Physician Ratio in Missouri

Primary care physicians in Missouri see an average of 1,418 patients per year. This represents a 0.0706% increase from the previous year (1,417 patients).

The following chart shows how the number of patients seen by primary care physicians has been changing over time in Missouri in comparison to its neighboring geographies.

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Behavioral Health Conditions

Data only available at the state level.
State with the Highest Prevalence
  1. 8.26% of the population affected
  2. 8.13% of the population affected
  3. 7.98% of the population affected

In 2016, West Virginia had the highest prevalence of adults with major depressive episode, with 8.26% of the population affected. The second highest is Arkansas (8.13%), followed by New Hampshire (7.98%).

The following map shows the percent of individuals with major depressive episode by state over multiple years.

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Access and Quality

Data only available at state level.
Most prevalent states
  1. 19.2% of adults
  2. 17.9% of adults
  3. 17.6% of adults

In 2016, Mississippi had the highest prevalence of adults who haven't seen a doctor in the past 12 months due to cost, at 19.2%. It is followed by Texas (17.9%) and Louisiana (17.6%).

The following map shows the prevalence of adults who haven't seen a doctor in the past 12 months due to cost by state over multiple years.

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Health Care Spending

Data is only available at the state level. Showing data for Missouri.
$8,107
Total Per Capita Spending on Personal Health Care in Missouri
$4,354
Per Enrollee Private Health Insurance Spending on Personal Health Care
$9,413
Per Enrollee Medicaid Spending on Personal Health Care
$10,457
Per Enrollee Medicare Spending on Personal Health Care

Between 2013 and 2014, all personal health care spending per capita in Missouri (including private, Medicare, and Medicaid) grew 3.14%, from $7,860 to $8,107.

The following chart shows how this spending changed over time in comparison to Medicaid, Medicare, and private insurance spending, per enrollee.

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Health Care Coverage

18.1%
Uninsured
38.2%
Employer Coverage
20.8%
Medicaid
8.87%
Medicare
12.6%
Non-Group
1.39%
Military or VA

Between N/A and 2018, the percent of uninsured citizens in Kansas City (Central) PUMA, MO N/A by N/A from N/A% to 18.1%.

The following chart shows how the percent of uninsured individuals in Kansas City (Central) PUMA, MO changed over time compared with the percent of individuals enrolled in various types of health insurance.

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Health Risks

Data available at the county level.
Most at risk counties
  1. 15.2% prevalence
  2. 14.9% prevalence
  3. 14.8% prevalence

Pemiscot County has the highest prevalence of diabetes in Missouri, at 15.2%.

The following map shows the prevalence of diabetes in Missouri by county over multiple years.

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