Living in Leavenworth, KS

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Updated: 2020-03-10

Leavenworth SnackAbility

7
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
7
Affordability
8
Diversity
8.5
Safety
4
Amenities
8.5
Education
8
Commute
9

Leavenworth, KS Crime Report

1,475
Total Crimes
4,059.9
Total Crimes / 100k People
58.07%
Above National Average

Leavenworth, KS Cost Of Living

93
Leavenworth's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average

Leavenworth, Kansas Info Snack

Leavenworth is the largest city in and the county seat of Leavenworth County, Kansas, United States. As of the 2010 census, the city population was 35,251. Located on the west bank of the Missouri River 25 mi (40 km) northwest of Kansas City, Missouri, it is part of the Kansas City metropolitan area.
Population
36,008
Unemployment
4.1%
Poverty
14.7%
Median Home
$120,900
Median Income
$57,982
Median Rent
$976

Leavenworth, KS Photos

Rankings for Leavenworth in Kansas

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Map Of Leavenworth, KS

Population over time in Leavenworth

Year Population % Change
2017 36,008 0.1%
2016 35,958 0.0%
2015 35,948 0.2%
2014 35,861 0.3%
2013 35,738 0.4%
2012 35,586 0.4%
2011 35,434 0.4%
2010 35,300 0.4%
2009 35,174 -
Crime/100k Leavenworth KS USA
Violent Crime 949.6 439.0 368.9
Murder 2.8 3.9 5.0
Robbery 118.4 53.0 86.2
Aggravated Assault 743.2 328.3 246.8
Property Crime 3110.3 2633.9 2199.5
Burglary 679.9 430.6 376.0
Larceny 2155.2 1933.9 1594.6
Car Theft 275.2 269.4 228.9

Race / Ethnicity in Leavenworth

White
70.5% (25,369)
African American
13.6% (4,881)
American Indian
0.5% (167)
Asian
1.7% (627)
Hawaiian
0.1% (36)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
4.6% (1,669)
Hispanic
9.1% (3,259)
Race Leavenworth KS USA
White 70.5% 76.1% 61.1%
African American 13.6% 5.6% 12.3%
American Indian 0.5% 0.7% 0.7%
Asian 1.7% 2.8% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.1% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 4.6% 2.9% 2.4%
Hispanic 9.1% 11.7% 17.8%

Household Income For Leavenworth, Kansas

Less than $10,000
5.2% (188,723)
$10,000 to $14,999
5.7% (205,222)
$15,000 to $24,999
10.9% (391,340)
$25,000 to $34,999
10.0% (361,527)
$35,000 to $49,999
11.4% (408,997)
$50,000 to $74,999
19.8% (714,660)
$75,000 to $99,999
13.2% (475,571)
$100,000 to $149,999
15.6% (561,829)
$150,000 to $199,999
4.7% (168,461)
$200,000 or more
3.5% (124,464)
Income Leavenworth KS USA
Less than $10,000 5.2% 5.8% 6.3%
$10,000 to $14,999 5.7% 4.4% 4.6%
$15,000 to $24,999 10.9% 9.4% 9.3%
$25,000 to $34,999 10.0% 10.2% 9.3%
$35,000 to $49,999 11.4% 14.0% 12.6%
$50,000 to $74,999 19.8% 18.9% 17.5%
$75,000 to $99,999 13.2% 13.1% 12.5%
$100,000 to $149,999 15.6% 14.2% 14.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 4.7% 5.2% 6.3%
$200,000 or more 3.5% 4.9% 7.0%

Gender in Leavenworth

Female
46.0% (16,555)
Male
54.0% (19,453)
Gender Leavenworth KS USA
Female 46.0% 50.2% 50.8%
Male 54.0% 49.8% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Leavenworth for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
2.0% (720)
9-12th Grade
7.0% (2,520)
High School / GED
28.0% (10,082)
Some College
23.0% (8,281)
Associate's Degree
9.0% (3,240)
Bachelor's Degree
16.0% (5,761)
Master's Degree
13.0% (4,681)
Professional Degree
1.0% (360)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (360)
Education Leavenworth KS USA
< 9th Grade 2.0% 4.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 7.0% 6.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 28.0% 26.0% 27.0%
Some College 23.0% 23.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 9.0% 8.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 16.0% 21.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 13.0% 9.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 1.0% 1.0%

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