Income/capita 13%
Household income 47%
Unemployment 53%
IndexLongfellowKansas CityMissouri
Income per capita$26,060$28,511$27,044
Median household income$29,178$47,489$49,593
Median income owner occupied$0$66,602$62,242
Median income renter occupied$0$31,739$30,016
Median earnings male$31,908$35,783$34,901
Median earnings female$37,308$27,668$24,771
Unemployment rate2.2%4.6%4.1%
Poverty leveln/a18.3%15.3%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Longfellow is 13% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Longfellow is 47% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Longfellow is 53% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Longfellow is equal to the national average

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      Longfellow employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry1.2%0.0%
      Manufacturing sector3.5%0.0%
      Financial & insurance services5.7%3.0%
      Wholesale & retail services24.1%14.3%
      Public administration4.9%2.7%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities5.3%3.7%
      Education, health & social services23.0%27.4%

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      Parkville, MO6,124$116,359110%
      Kansas City, MO471,767$47,48914%

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      Kansas City, MO471,767$47,48914%
      Source: The Longfellow, Kansas City, MO employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).