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Lee's Summit, MO: What you need to know

Looking to move to Lee's Summit, MO? We’ve got everything you want to know about the key factors that could make this the best place for you, including Lee's Summit, MO real estate.

Just 15 miles southeast of downtown Kansas City, Lee's Summit is renowned for its state and national award-winning schools and community college. The city also prides itself on having comprehensive parks, lakes and recreation amenities, diverse housing choices, historical preservation and a pedestrian-friendly downtown, along with three hospitals, a municipal airport and an Amtrak station.

Lee's Summit, MO City Profile

Quick Facts

Population 93,618
Median Age 38
Median Household Income $78,377
Median Home Price $191,300

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Lee's Summit, MO Demographics

Median Population in Lee's Summit, MO

Median Age 37.6%
Age 18 Over 72.5%
Age 21 Over 69.4%
Age 62 Over 15.8%
Age 65 Over 12.6%

Race in Lee's Summit, MO

  Ethnicity White 83.7%
  Ethnicity Black 9%
  Ethnicity Asian 2.3%
  Ethnicity Hawaiian 0.4%
  Ethnicity Hispanic 4.5%
  Ethnicity Indian 0.3%
  Ethnicity Other 1.8%

Population By Gender in Lee's Summit, MO

  Male 48.2%
  Female 51.8%

Language in Lee's Summit, MO

  English Only 94.1%
  English Other 5.9%

Economics in Lee's Summit, MO

  Median Household Income $78,377
  Median Home Price $191,300
  Homes Owned 23.8%
  Homes Rent 76.2%
  Median Property Rent $1,001

 
COMMUTE TIME: 24.2 MINUTES
in Lee's Summit, MO

Commute Types in Lee's Summit, MO

  Walked 0.4%
  Worked at Home 5.7%
  Public Transportation 0.5%
  Other Means 0.8%
  Drove Alone 86.6%
  Carpooled 5.9%

 
Total Employed Armed Forces: 25
In Lee's Summit, MO

 
9.7% CIVILIAN VETERANS
in Lee's Summit, MO