Kansas City Proud
Kansas City is a booming city located in the Heart of America. It is located on the border of Kansas and Missouri and it’s the second largest metropolitan area in the state after Greater St. Louis.
The Kansas City metropolitan area (or just KC) has a population of 2.34 million people.
There’s a significant market in Kansas City for rental properties. In almost a quarter of the 100 largest US cities, the population changed from homeowner-to renter-majority, between 2006 and 2016. In Kansas City, rental properties account for 53.7% of household types.
The Greater Kansas City area is home to a wide variety of corporate industries. It has significant industrial presence in farming, telecom, transportation, healthcare, veterinary science, warehousing, and distribution networks, and it is also home to many international corporations, including: Sprint-Nextel, Hallmark, Cerner, Ford, Bayer, Hills Animal Nutrition, H&R Block, Yellow Trucking Company, Garmin and Kansas City Railroads, to name a few.
We are home to booming fan bases for the national sports teams, including 2015 World Series Champions the Kansas City Royals (MLB), Kansas City Chiefs (NFL), Sporting KC Soccer (MLS), and Missouri Mavericks (Hockey).
Ranking Kansas City
Kansas City is recognized regularly by national polls for its excellence!
US New & World Report Ranked Kansas city #58 in Best Places to Live, and #80 in Best Places to Retire, out of 125.
National Geographic Traveler names Kansas City one of worlds “best trips” for 2019!
A total of 19 Kansas City-area public high schools ranked among the best nationwide, according to the 2018 US News & World Report ranking.