CITY LANDING: About Independence

Learn more about the city of Independence by reading about the specific demographics and lifestyle that is unique to this city area. This includes local information such as age ranges, population, income, households, schools, search tips, restaurants, shopping, local flavor and more. Knowing the area of Independence will be essential if you are going to consider renting in Independence. You can also view apartments for rent in Independence, MO by clicking the link and search box below.

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Independence Demographic Information

  • Age Ranges  
    0-9: 13.15%
    10-17: 10.68%
    18-29: 15.41%
    30-39: 14.27%
    40-49: 15.18%
    50-64: 15.79%
    65 & Over: 15.52%
  • Population  
    Land Area: 78.33 sq mi
    Total Population: 117,255
    Population Density Ranking (National): 48th percentile
    Population Density Ranking (State): 62nd percentile
    Population Growth Rate: 0
    Population Growth Rate Ranking (National): 38th percentile
    Population Growth Rate Ranking (State): 51st percentile
  • Income  
    Median Income: $40,383
    Average Income Households W/ Children: $54,023
    Median Income Ranking (National): 49th percentile
    Median Income Ranking (State): 66th percentile
    Average Income Households W/ Children Ranking (National): 52nd percentile
    Average Income Households W/ Children Ranking (State): 67th percentile
  • Households  
    Married: 49th percentile
    Single: 51st percentile
    Married With Children: 19th percentile
    Married With No Children: 30th percentile
    Single With Children: 9th percentile
    Single With No Children: 42nd percentile
  • Schools  
    School District Name: INDEPENDENCE 30
    Student/Teacher Ratio: 17.53 : 1

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