Kansas City Real Estate Market Overview

Could Kansas City, MO be your next home? Kick-start your search with Trulia’s real estate guide and home search. With interactive maps and charts, Trulia provides a comprehensive overview of market trends, schools, demographics, and lifestyle data to help you learn all about Kansas City. Not sure which neighborhood is for you? Check out our Nearby Places section below to explore popular cities near Kansas City such... as Gladstone and Overland Park. When you’re ready, Trulia has 1,567 resale and new homes in Kansas City lined up for you, including 83 open houses, and 1,543 home in the pre-foreclosure, auction, or bank-owned stages of the foreclosure process. View more

$174,807

Average Listing Price

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1,567

Homes For Sale

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$900

Median Rent Per Month

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Housing Market Trends

Market trends help you understand the movement of key price indicators. Trends in Kansas City show a -2% week-over-week drop in average listing price and a 3% rise in median rent per month.


Crime

Most frequent crimes in the past year

Knowing more about crime activity in Kansas City can help keep you aware of crime in the area. Crime activity is most helpful when comparing two locations to understand the relative safety of each location.

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21,350

Counts of Theft

12,727

Counts of Assault

5,002

Counts of Arrest


Best Schools in Kansas City

There are 153 schools in Kansas City.

Elementary Schools
10

Plaza Middle School

Public, 6

10

Academie Lafayette

Public, K - 8

9

Shoal Creek Elementary School

Public, K - 5

Middle Schools
10

Plaza Middle School

Public, 6

10

Academie Lafayette

Public, K - 8

10

Lakeview Middle School

Public, 7 - 8

High Schools
9

Lincoln College Preparatory

Public, 6 - 12

8

Staley High School

Public, 9 - 12

8

Park Hill High School

Public, 9 - 12


Demographics

Get to know your neighbors in Kansas City by reviewing our census driven map. Get insights into median age, how many people are married, and percentage of people with a college degree.

Single residents
40%
Single residents
Home owners
59%
Home owners
Median age
36
Median age
Household income
$44,406
Median household income
College educated
31%
College educated

Commute

Most people in Kansas City commute by car. Learn how neighbors in this area get to work so you can consider how you might commute if you lived here, too.

Commute Type
95% commute by car
0% commute by bike
3% commute by public transportation
0% commute by foot

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