Income/capita 31%
Household income 56%
Unemployment 14%
IndexMission LakeKansas CityMissouri
Income per capita$39,006$28,511$27,044
Median household income$86,398$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$52,772$35,783$34,901
Median earnings female$43,570$27,668$24,771
Unemployment rate4.0%4.6%4.1%
Poverty leveln/a18.3%15.3%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Mission Lake is 31% higher than the national average
  • The median household income in Mission Lake is 56% higher than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Mission Lake is 14% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Mission Lake is equal to the national average

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      Mission Lake employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry28.9%0.0%
      Manufacturing sector6.4%0.0%
      Financial & insurance services5.4%7.0%
      Wholesale & retail services11.3%12.4%
      Public administration2.6%2.5%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities4.5%0.0%
      Education, health & social services6.5%34.9%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Mission Hills, KS3,582$246,528346%
      Leawood, KS33,763$147,722167%
      Loch Lloyd, MO652$136,023146%
      Lake Quivira, KS987$132,917140%
      Westwood Hills, KS414$123,500123%
      Kansas City, MO471,767$47,48914%

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      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Mesa, AZ470,456$50,6159%
      Long Beach, CA469,793$55,1510%
      Sacramento, CA484,530$52,0716%
      Atlanta, GA456,378$49,39811%
      Virginia Beach, VA449,733$67,71922%
      Kansas City, MO471,767$47,48914%
      Source: The Mission Lake, Kansas City, MO employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).