StatisticWestern HillsKansas CityMissouri
Population1,837471,7676,137,428
Population density (sq mi)2,1281,49890
Median age40.135.338.3
Male/Female ratio0.9:10.9:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)n/a46%57%
Families w/ Kids under 1847%45%42%
Speak Englishn/a89%94%
Speak Spanishn/a7%3%

Key findings

  • The population density in Western Hills is 42% higher than Kansas City
  • The median age in Western Hills is 14% higher than Kansas City
  • In Western Hills 82.32% of the population is White
  • In Western Hills 7.04% of the population is Black
  • In Western Hills 0.74% of the population is Asian

Compare Kansas City, MO Demographics

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      Western Hills population breakdown by race

      RaceWestern HillsKansas CityMissouri
      White82.32%60.10%82.53%
      Black7.04%29.11%11.58%
      Asian0.74%2.57%1.78%
      American Indian0.00%0.39%0.42%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%0.13%0.11%
      Mixed race0.40%3.33%2.44%
      Other race9.49%4.37%1.13%
      In Western Hills, 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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      Western Hills age breakdown

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      Age of children in married couples

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