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Income/capita 176%
Household income 167%
Unemployment 48%
IndexLeawoodKansasNational
Income per capita$82,350$28,478$29,829
Median household income$147,722$53,571$55,322
Median income owner occupied$154,778$67,823$70,586
Median income renter occupied$49,048$32,780$35,192
Median earnings male$103,992$36,604$36,919
Median earnings female$41,135$24,737$26,250
Unemployment rate2.4%3.5%4.7%
Poverty level2.6%13.3%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Leawood is 176% higher than the national average
  • The median household income in Leawood is 167% higher than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Leawood is 48% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Leawood is 83% lower than the national average

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      am i middle class

      $Input your household income
      $98,471$147,722$295,444
      City
      $35,710$53,571$107,142
      State
      $36,877$55,322$110,644
      Nation
      According to the PEW research center, the middle class is defined as a range from two thirds (2/3) of the median household income to a multiple of two (2) times the median household income. Displayed above are the city, state and national median household income averages. Simply enter your median household income to determine if your income falls into the middle class or if your household income is considered upper or lower class.

      Leawood median earnings by income bracket

      Leawood employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry4.0%0.8%
      Manufacturing sector9.0%0.2%
      Financial & insurance services13.0%9.1%
      Wholesale & retail services17.1%13.7%
      Public administration2.2%2.1%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities4.7%1.7%
      Education, health & social services13.2%30.7%
      Other32.6%35.0%

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      Westwood Hills, KS414$123,500123%
      Fairway, KS3,964$102,82186%
      Leawood, KS33,763$147,722167%

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      McMinnville, OR33,724$47,46014%
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      Leawood, KS33,763$147,722167%
      Source: The Leawood, KS employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).