A Gazetteer for the United States and Canada
Kansas City, Missouri
Welcome to Kansas City ...
When the people of Kansas City refer to themselves (known as a demonym), they frequently use terms like Kansas Citian or Kansas Cityan.<1>
From the Census Estimates for 2017, Kansas City has a population of 488,943 people<2> (see below for details).
Kansas City is 740 feet [226 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: Kansas City lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
The area code for Kansas City: (816)
The ZIP codes for Kansas City: 64101-64102, 64105-64106, 64108-64114, 64116-64121, 64123-64134, 64136-64139, 64141-64142, 64144-64149, 64151-64158, 64160-64161, 64163-64168, 64170-64173, 64179-64180, 64183-64185, 64187-64189, 64190-64199, 64944, 64999<4>
Population Details ...
At the time of the 2010 Census, Kansas City had a population of 459,787 people (or 68.2% of the total population of Jackson County). This makes Kansas City the county's most populous community.
The population of Kansas City represents 7.68% of the total population of Missouri (which has 5,988,927 people), making it the state's most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 459,787 people, the population of Kansas City increased 4.13% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 441,545 people).
Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Kansas City had an population of 488,943 people. This is an increase of 6.34% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 10.73% since the 2000 Census).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Kansas City.
Communities near Kansas City ...
A sample of nearby communities can be found below.
Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Kansas City and not the distance as if you drove.<5>.
To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Kansas City.
Communities Also Named Kansas City ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 5 communities that are also named Kansas City - they are located in Kansas (3), Oregon and Tennessee.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Kansas City.
See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Kansas City:
Websites for Kansas City ...
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Kansas City ...
Looking for more information about Kansas City? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.
In addition to the Tourism page for Kansas City, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Kansas City.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
The official website for Kansas City: www.kcmo.org/
The official website for Jackson County: www.co.jackson.mo.us/
The official website for State of Missouri: https://www.mo.gov/
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This page was last modified: 08 Jun 2019