Income/capita 8%
Household income 21%
Unemployment 66%
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IndexRed Ridge SouthKansas CityMissouri
Income per capita$32,205$28,511$27,044
Median household income$43,766$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$36,562$35,783$34,901
Median earnings female$28,988$27,668$24,771
Unemployment rate7.8%4.6%4.1%
Poverty leveln/a18.3%15.3%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Red Ridge South is 8% higher than the national average
  • The median household income in Red Ridge South is 21% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Red Ridge South is 66% higher than the national average
  • The poverty level in Red Ridge South is 100% lower than the national average

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      Red Ridge South employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry6.1%2.1%
      Manufacturing sector13.6%2.9%
      Financial & insurance services3.2%4.9%
      Wholesale & retail services19.9%6.3%
      Public administration3.5%7.3%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities1.9%1.8%
      Education, health & social services21.8%42.2%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      CityPopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Mission Hills, KS3,582$246,528345.6%
      Leawood, KS33,763$147,722167.0%
      Loch Lloyd, MO652$136,023145.9%
      Lake Quivira, KS987$132,917140.3%
      Westwood Hills, KS414$123,500123.2%
      Kansas City, MO471,767$47,48914.2%

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      CityPopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Mesa, AZ470,456$50,6158.5%
      Long Beach, CA469,793$55,1510.3%
      Sacramento, CA484,530$52,0715.9%
      Atlanta, GA456,378$49,39810.7%
      Halifax, NS451,852n/a 
      Kansas City, MO471,767$47,48914.2%
      Source: The Red Ridge South, Kansas City, MO employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).