Quality of life can mean different things to different people, but the one thing that remains the same for everyone is the desire to find a sense of community and belonging. The Kansas City region is home to big city amenities, without the big city price tag: affordable cost of living, low-stress commutes, quality schools, and plenty of lifestyle choices.
Based on the median home price to median household income ratio. Demographia International Housing Affordability Survey, 2023.
Amongst the largest 56 metropolitan areas. U.S. Census Bureau, American Community Survey, 2021.