StatisticWestside SouthKansas CityMissouri
Population1,302471,7676,137,428
Population density (sq mi)9461,49890
Median age46.435.338.3
Male/Female ratio0.8:10.9:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)n/a46%57%
Families w/ Kids under 1846%45%42%
Speak Englishn/a89%94%
Speak Spanishn/a7%3%

Key findings

  • The population density in Westside South is 37% lower than Kansas City
  • The median age in Westside South is 32% higher than Kansas City
  • In Westside South 46.10% of the population is White
  • In Westside South 21.06% of the population is Black
  • In Westside South 0.63% of the population is Asian

Compare Kansas City, MO Demographics

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      Westside South population breakdown by race

      RaceWestside SouthKansas CityMissouri
      White46.10%60.10%82.53%
      Black21.06%29.11%11.58%
      Asian0.63%2.57%1.78%
      American Indian0.24%0.39%0.42%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%0.13%0.11%
      Mixed race1.66%3.33%2.44%
      Other race30.32%4.37%1.13%
      In Westside South, 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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      Westside South age breakdown

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      Age of children in married couples

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