Kansas City is a city located in Kansas. With a 2020 population of 153,600, it is the 3rd largest city in Kansas (after Wichita and Overland Park) and the 170th largest city in the United States. Kansas City is currently growing at a rate of 0.21% annually and its population has increased by 5.36% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 145,786 in 2010. Kansas City reached it's highest population of 168,213 in 1970. Spanning over 128 miles, Kansas City has a population density of 1,231 people per square mile.
The average household income in Kansas City is $54,886 with a poverty rate of 20.72%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $860 per month, and the median house value is $91,600. The median age in Kansas City is 33.5 years, 32.7 years for males, and 34.2 years for females. For every 100 females there are 98.5 males.