StatisticRiver MarketKansas CityMissouri
Population density (sq mi)4091,49890
Median age30.435.338.3
Male/Female ratio1.6:10.9:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)n/a46%57%
Families w/ Kids under 1845%45%42%
Speak Englishn/a89%94%
Speak Spanishn/a7%3%

Key findings

  • The population density in River Market is 73% lower than Kansas City
  • The median age in River Market is 14% lower than Kansas City
  • In River Market 76.32% of the population is White
  • In River Market 12.92% of the population is Black
  • In River Market 3.75% of the population is Asian

Compare Kansas City, MO Demographics


      River Market population breakdown by race

      RaceRiver MarketKansas CityMissouri
      American Indian3.89%0.39%0.42%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%0.13%0.11%
      Mixed race0.41%3.33%2.44%
      Other race2.71%4.37%1.13%
      In River Market, 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

      Place of birth by citizenship

      River Market age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

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