StatisticOakwoodKansas CityMissouri
Population1,634471,7676,137,428
Population density (sq mi)3851,49890
Median age27.035.338.3
Male/Female ratio0.8:10.9:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)n/a46%57%
Families w/ Kids under 1870%45%42%
Speak Englishn/a89%94%
Speak Spanishn/a7%3%

Key findings

  • The population density in Oakwood is 74% lower than Kansas City
  • The median age in Oakwood is 24% lower than Kansas City
  • In Oakwood 38.90% of the population is White
  • In Oakwood 56.52% of the population is Black
  • In Oakwood 0.84% of the population is Asian

Compare Kansas City, MO Demographics

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      Oakwood population breakdown by race

      RaceOakwoodKansas CityMissouri
      White38.90%60.10%82.53%
      Black56.52%29.11%11.58%
      Asian0.84%2.57%1.78%
      American Indian0.22%0.39%0.42%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%0.13%0.11%
      Mixed race2.49%3.33%2.44%
      Other race1.03%4.37%1.13%
      In Oakwood, 10.0% of people are of Hispanic or Latino origin.
      Please note: Hispanics may be of any race, so also are included in any/all of the applicable race categories above.

      Household income distribution

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      Oakwood age breakdown

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      Age of children in married couples

      Source: The Oakwood, Kansas City, MO demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).