Kansas City Map
Kansas City. It is the largest city in the U.S. State of Missouri with a population of 630,387. The metropolitan area has about 2 million people and covers 15 counties in two states: Kansas and Missouri. It is located at the confluence of the Missouri River with the Kansas River.
The city is divided into two parts by an interstate border, so there are two cities with the same name, Kansas City (Missouri) and Kansas City (Kansas). The city has two airports: the City Airport and Charles B. Wheeler Airport Kansas City International.
The 2000 census indicates that there are 630,387 people, 183,981 households, and 107,444 families residing in the city. The population density is 543,7 hab/km2 (1.408,2/mi2). The racial makeup of the city was 60.68% White, 31.23% black or African American, 1.85% Asian, 0.48% Native American, 0.11% Pacific Islander, 3.21% from other races, and 2.44% from two or more races.
There were 183,981 households out of which 28.1% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 38.0% were married couples living together, 16.0% had a female householder with no husband present, and 41.6% were single-person families (see new family definitions). 34.1% of all households were made up of individuals and 9.4% had someone living with them who was 65 years of age or older. The average family size was 3.06 individuals.