StatisticSwope Parkway-ElmwoodKansas CityMissouri
Population density (sq mi)2,1341,49890
Median age29.035.338.3
Male/Female ratio0.8:10.9:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)n/a46%57%
Families w/ Kids under 1848%45%42%
Speak Englishn/a89%94%
Speak Spanishn/a7%3%

Key findings

  • The population density in Swope Parkway-Elmwood is 42% higher than Kansas City
  • The median age in Swope Parkway-Elmwood is 18% lower than Kansas City
  • In Swope Parkway-Elmwood 3.76% of the population is White
  • In Swope Parkway-Elmwood 93.14% of the population is Black
  • In Swope Parkway-Elmwood 0.00% of the population is Asian

Compare Kansas City, MO Demographics


      Swope Parkway-Elmwood population breakdown by race

      RaceSwope Parkway-ElmwoodKansas CityMissouri
      American Indian0.00%0.39%0.42%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%0.13%0.11%
      Mixed race0.16%3.33%2.44%
      Other race2.94%4.37%1.13%
      In Swope Parkway-Elmwood, 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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      Swope Parkway-Elmwood age breakdown

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      Age of children in married couples

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