Living in Kearney, MO

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Updated: 2020-03-10

Kearney SnackAbility

6
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
9/10
Housing
8
Affordability
8.5
Diversity
5
Safety
8.5
Amenities
7
Education
8
Commute
6

Kearney, MO Crime Report

155
Total Crimes
1,504.9
Total Crimes / 100k People
-41.41%
Below National Average

Kearney, MO Cost Of Living

98
Kearney's Overall Cost Of Living
1.0x
Lower Than The National Average

Kearney, Missouri Info Snack

Kearney /krni/ is a city in Clay County, Missouri, United States. The population per the 2010 U.S. Census was 8,381. It is most famous for being the birthplace of Jesse James, and there is an annual festival in the third weekend of September to recognize the notorious outlaw.
Population
9,778
Unemployment
1.6%
Poverty
3.5%
Median Home
$175,400
Median Income
$78,152
Median Rent
$1,033

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Rankings for Kearney in Missouri

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Map Of Kearney, MO

Population over time in Kearney

Year Population % Change
2017 9,778 3.3%
2016 9,469 2.3%
2015 9,259 2.4%
2014 9,039 2.2%
2013 8,845 2.4%
2012 8,637 2.6%
2011 8,419 3.8%
2010 8,111 3.1%
2009 7,864 -
Crime/100k Kearney MO USA
Violent Crime 58.3 502.1 368.9
Murder 0.0 9.9 5.0
Robbery 0.0 84.8 86.2
Aggravated Assault 29.1 359.8 246.8
Property Crime 1446.6 2647.1 2199.5
Burglary 155.3 444.9 376.0
Larceny 1165.0 1878.8 1594.6
Car Theft 126.2 323.4 228.9

Race / Ethnicity in Kearney

White
91.6% (8,961)
African American
0.0% (0)
American Indian
0.4% (37)
Asian
0.2% (24)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
1.2% (115)
Hispanic
6.6% (641)
Race Kearney MO USA
White 91.6% 79.6% 61.1%
African American 0.0% 11.5% 12.3%
American Indian 0.4% 0.4% 0.7%
Asian 0.2% 1.9% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 1.2% 2.3% 2.4%
Hispanic 6.6% 4.1% 17.8%

Household Income For Kearney, Missouri

Less than $10,000
2.4% (23,372)
$10,000 to $14,999
4.3% (41,715)
$15,000 to $24,999
5.0% (48,816)
$25,000 to $34,999
7.7% (75,442)
$35,000 to $49,999
14.5% (142,010)
$50,000 to $74,999
13.9% (136,093)
$75,000 to $99,999
20.1% (196,743)
$100,000 to $149,999
19.0% (185,796)
$150,000 to $199,999
10.3% (100,886)
$200,000 or more
2.8% (26,922)
Income Kearney MO USA
Less than $10,000 2.4% 6.6% 6.3%
$10,000 to $14,999 4.3% 4.9% 4.6%
$15,000 to $24,999 5.0% 10.4% 9.3%
$25,000 to $34,999 7.7% 10.6% 9.3%
$35,000 to $49,999 14.5% 14.4% 12.6%
$50,000 to $74,999 13.9% 18.6% 17.5%
$75,000 to $99,999 20.1% 12.5% 12.5%
$100,000 to $149,999 19.0% 13.0% 14.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 10.3% 4.7% 6.3%
$200,000 or more 2.8% 4.4% 7.0%

Gender in Kearney

Female
51.2% (5,005)
Male
48.8% (4,772)
Gender Kearney MO USA
Female 51.2% 50.9% 50.8%
Male 48.8% 49.1% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Kearney for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
2.0% (195)
9-12th Grade
5.0% (488)
High School / GED
33.0% (3,226)
Some College
28.0% (2,737)
Associate's Degree
8.0% (782)
Bachelor's Degree
19.0% (1,857)
Master's Degree
4.0% (391)
Professional Degree
1.0% (97)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education Kearney MO USA
< 9th Grade 2.0% 3.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 5.0% 7.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 33.0% 31.0% 27.0%
Some College 28.0% 22.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 8.0% 8.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 19.0% 18.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 4.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 1.0% 1.0%

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