City At A Glance

Missouri River

Quick Facts:

Population: 468,263
Median Household Income: $45,347
Average Work Commute: 20 Minutes
Median Home Price: $121,449

About Kansas City, MO

Kansas City is Missouri's largest city, a world capital for barbecue and number one on's Top 10 Farmers Markets list. Downtown is the city's center, with urban-living condos and apartments, work spaces, nightlife, and more. Home to the Kansas City Chiefs and Kansas City Royals professional sports teams, the city is also well known for its contributions to blues and jazz, and live music venues are found throughout the city, particularly in the Westport entertainment district.