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Average Rent in Kansas City, MO

Avg. RentAnnual Change
Kansas City Studio - $1,084+7%
Kansas City 1 Bed - $1,257+11%
Kansas City 2 Beds - $1,622+5%
Last updated 6/17/2024

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Demographics

Education

High School

43%

Associate's

16%

Bachelor's

23%

Master's

16%

Doctorate

3%

Family Size

2 people

62%

3 people

18%

4 people

7%

5 people

14%

6+ people

0%

Household Income

0-50k

53%

50-100k

25%

100-150k

13%

150-200k

9%

200k+

1%

Age

0-10

9%

10-20

5%

20-45

52%

45-65

25%

65+

9%

Rent Trends

Average rent in Longfellow, Kansas City, MO

In Kansas City, MO, as of 2024, the average rent for apartments ranges from $1,084 to $1,622. Specifically, the average rent for a studio apartment in Longfellow, Kansas City, MO is $1,084. For those seeking a 1-bedroom apartments, the average rent is $1,257. And for a 2-bedroom apartment, renters can expect to pay an average of $1,622.

Annual Rent Change Over the Past 12 Months

Studio

+7%

Changed from $1,013 to $1,084
1 Bed

+11%

Changed from $1,132 to $1,257
2 Beds

+5%

Changed from $1,545 to $1,622
Last updated 6/17/2024

Cost of Living

Compared to State Average

2.8%

Compared to National Average

13.6%

The cost of living in Longfellow, Kansas City, MO is 2.8% lower than the state average and 13.6% lower than the national average. Longfellow, Kansas City, MO housing is 26.6% less expensive than the U.S average, while utilities are about 19.3% less pricey. When it comes to basic necessities such as food and clothing, groceries are around 5.8% less in Longfellow, Kansas City, MO than in the rest of the country.

Healthcare services such as doctor check-ups and dentistry cost 4.8% less here compared to the U.S. average.
Cost of Living in Longfellow, Kansas City, MOCompared to State AverageCompared to National Average
Housing
5.5%
26.6%
Utilities
8.3%
19.3%
Food
0.8%
5.8%
Transportation
0.4%
11.7%
Healthcare
0.3%
4.8%

Compare Other Cities

CityStudio Avg RentAnnual Change
Shawnee$1,839+47%
Lenexa$1,316-21%
North Kansas City$1,287--
Lees Summit$1,225+3%
Gardner$1,204+43%
Kansas City$1,084+7%
Overland Park$1,000-7%
Belton$994--
Raymore$959+8%
Mission$800-9%
Grandview$800+5%
Leavenworth$800+7%
Liberty$782--
Olathe$750+3%
Kansas City$6990%
Independence$680+5%
Lawrence$6390%
City1 Bed Avg RentAnnual Change
Lenexa$1,750+16%
North Kansas City$1,449+7%
Lees Summit$1,392-7%
Raymore$1,295+22%
Kansas City$1,257+11%
Belton$1,246+8%
Shawnee Mission$1,245+43%
Independence$1,200+22%
Shawnee$1,125+11%
Mission$1,055+6%
Prairie Village$1,033--
Olathe$1,0250%
Gardner$1,015-11%
Overland Park$997-5%
Liberty$987+10%
Blue Springs$975+3%
Kansas City$895-2%
Leavenworth$875-3%
Lawrence$852+2%
Grandview$830-1%
Raytown$810+8%
City2 Beds Avg RentAnnual Change
Lenexa$1,972+2%
Lees Summit$1,780+4%
Shawnee Mission$1,732+66%
Belton$1,674+1%
Raymore$1,650+14%
Kansas City$1,622+5%
North Kansas City$1,562-16%
Independence$1,451+38%
Shawnee$1,450+23%
Blue Springs$1,3500%
Gardner$1,325-3%
Olathe$1,285+3%
Overland Park$1,259-2%
Prairie Village$1,213--
Mission$1,155+5%
Gladstone$1,124+7%
Liberty$1,040+16%
Kansas City$1,039+2%
Grandview$1,022+8%
Lawrence$1,010+1%
Leavenworth$950+6%
Raytown$910+26%

Compare Neighborhoods

Park Farms

$705

1 Bed Avg. Rent

Scarritt Point

$725

1 Bed Avg. Rent

Davidson

$750

1 Bed Avg. Rent

What are the most affordable neighborhoods in Kansas City, MO?

For renters in Kansas City seeking more affordable options, the neighborhoods to watch are Park Farms, Scarritt Point, and Davidson, where average rents for 1-bedroom apartments stand at $705, $725, and $750 respectively. Additional areas offering value are Quality Hill and East Side, where the rents are $755 and $800, a favorable comparison to Kansas City's overall 1-bedroom average of $1,257.

What are the most expensive neighborhoods in Kansas City, MO?

In Kansas City, the neighborhoods commanding the highest rents are The Downtown Loop, Downtown Kansas City, and Old Westport. A 1-bedroom apartment in The Downtown Loop averages at $2,421, in Downtown Kansas City it averages $1,995, and in Old Westport, the average is $1,908. For additional high-end living options, Plaza Westport offers 1-bedroom apartments at $1,895, and River Market at $1,491. These rates compare to the overall average rent of $1,257 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Kansas City, highlighting the premium nature of these specific neighborhoods.

What are the most popular neighborhoods in Kansas City, MO?

In Kansas City, the most sought-after neighborhoods for renters include Southmoreland, Country Club Plaza, and Plaza Westport. In Southmoreland, the average rent for a 1-bedroom apartment is $1,080. Country Club Plaza sees average rents of $1,165 for a 1-bedroom unit. Plaza Westport offers similar appeal with 1-bedroom apartments averaging $1,895. For those seeking other popular areas, West Plaza presents 1-bedroom apartments at $1,335, and South Plaza at $1,110. These prices are set against the backdrop of the city-wide average of $1,257 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Kansas City, underscoring the popularity of these particular neighborhoods.

NeighborhoodStudio Avg RentAnnual Change
Old Westport$2,299+155%
East Side$1,514+3%
Southmoreland$1,504-6%
Crossroads$1,495--
Hickman Mills$1,403-3%
The Downtown Loop$1,401+47%
Downtown Kansas City$1,346+7%
South Side$1,198-6%
Midtown$1,178+24%
North Hyde Park$1,051--
Country Club Plaza$1,000--
South Plaza$9550%
West Plaza$8700%
River Market$845-39%
Waldo$830--
Northland$765-3%
Clayton$700--
Quality Hill$686-1%
Broadway Gillham$675-50%
Northeast Kansas City$650--
Pendleton Heights$650--
Scarritt Point$645--
Neighborhood1 Bed Avg RentAnnual Change
Downtown Kansas City$1,995+19%
Old Westport$1,908+78%
Plaza Westport$1,895--
River Market$1,491-5%
Barry Harbour$1,470+7%
Volker$1,464--
Crossroads$1,422--
North Hyde Park$1,412--
West Plaza$1,335-14%
New Mark$1,324+6%
Midtown$1,323+20%
Valentine$1,247--
Sherrydale$1,220+17%
Country Club Plaza$1,165--
Northland$1,140+17%
South Plaza$1,110+3%
Southmoreland$1,080-17%
Columbus Park$1,0650%
Hanover Place$1,000-5%
Fairlane$964-2%
Gashland$919-4%
South Side$914+4%
Northeast Kansas City$895--
Pendleton Heights$895--
Fairwood and Robandee$867+6%
Waldo$837+1%
East Side$800-32%
Quality Hill$755-8%
Davidson$750-2%
Scarritt Point$725--
Park Farms$705-6%
Neighborhood2 Beds Avg RentAnnual Change
Downtown Kansas City$2,715+33%
Westside North$2,600+82%
Volker$2,590+92%
River Market$2,397+44%
North Hyde Park$1,922--
Southmoreland$1,860+24%
West Plaza$1,827-2%
Midtown$1,778+15%
Crossroads$1,7000%
Valentine$1,700--
Barry Harbour$1,637-2%
New Mark$1,574+4%
Columbus Park$1,550+20%
Country Club Plaza$1,495--
South Plaza$1,485-4%
Northland$1,460+16%
Sherrydale$1,455+2%
Plaza Westport$1,400--
East Side$1,250-7%
Fairlane$1,141-4%
Quality Hill$1,105--
Gashland$1,089+3%
South Side$1,045+2%
Fairwood and Robandee$1,030+6%
Hanover Place$995-26%
Davidson$975+21%
Waldo$925-6%
Park Farms$925+2%
Northeast Kansas City$895--
Pendleton Heights$895--

Transportation

Commute Time

0-15 Mins

48%

15-30 Mins

43%

30-40 Mins

7%

40-60 Mins

1%

60+ Mins

1%

Transportation Scores

Percentage: 7171

Walk Score®

Percentage: 6464

Bike Score®

Percentage: 5959

Transit Score®

Area Amenities

Top Score

Restaurants

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Longfellow Kansas City serves up a dining scene that's only lukewarm.

  1. Few restaurants per resident
  2. 55% fewer restaurants than average
  3. 11% more restaurants than areas of a similar size

Coffee

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

The coffee scene is lukewarm in Longfellow Kansas City.

  1. Few coffee shops per resident
  2. 61% more coffee shops than average
  3. 67% more coffee shops than areas of a similar size

Nightlife

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

You'll need to stock up the mini-bar. Longfellow Kansas City is running dry.

  1. Few bars and clubs per resident
  2. An average number of bars and clubs
  3. A standard number of bars and clubs compared to areas of a similar size

Childcare

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Longfellow Kansas City is low on childcare options so get on the waiting list early.

  1. Few daycares per resident
  2. An average number of daycares
  3. A standard number of daycares compared to areas of a similar size

Retail Shops

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

The retail inventory is low in Longfellow Kansas City.

  1. Few shops per resident
  2. An average number of shops
  3. A standard number of shops compared to areas of a similar size

Health and Fitness

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

You'll have to workout somewhere else to keep fit.

  1. Few gyms per resident
  2. An average number of gyms
  3. A standard number of gyms compared to areas of a similar size

Pet Services

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Longfellow Kansas City could do with more oppawtunities for pets.

  1. Few pet facilities per resident
  2. An average number of pet facilities
  3. A standard number of pet facilities compared to areas of a similar size

Hospitals

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Be patient when looking for a hospital around here.

  1. Few hospitals per resident
  2. An average number of hospitals
  3. A standard number of hospitals compared to areas of a similar size

Medical Care

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

We have a bone to pick with this Longfellow Kansas City's access to medical care.

  1. Few medical facilities per resident
  2. An average number of medical facilities
  3. A standard number of medical facilities compared to areas of a similar size

Gas Stations

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Honk if you see a gas station.

  1. Few gas stations per resident
  2. An average number of gas stations
  3. A standard number of gas stations compared to areas of a similar size

Find Apartments in Nearby Cities

City1 Bed Price2 Beds Price
Kansas City, MO 1.6 miles$1,257$1,622
Kansas City Metro, MO 1.6 miles------
Overland Park, KS 8.3 miles$997$1,259
Kansas City, KS 3.9 miles$895$1,039
Shawnee Mission, KS 4 miles$1,245$1,732
North Kansas City, MO 3.8 miles$1,449$1,562
Liberty, MO 14.4 miles$987$1,040
Lenexa, KS 12 miles$1,750$1,972
Shawnee, KS 8.1 miles$1,125$1,450
Lees Summit, MO 15.4 miles$1,392$1,780

Find Apartments in Nearby Neighborhoods

Neighborhood1 Bed Price2 Beds Price
Union Hill 0.4 miles------
Crossroads 1.2 miles$1,422$1,700
Downtown Kansas City 1.6 miles$1,995$2,715
Hanover Place 1.3 miles$1,000$995
The Downtown Loop 1.8 miles$2,421$3,722
Southmoreland 1.9 miles$1,080$1,860
Volker 2 miles$1,464$2,590
North Hyde Park 0.6 miles$1,412$1,922
Broadway Gillham 0.8 miles------
Valentine 1.3 miles$1,247$1,700