Independence, MO Real Estate
Independence, Missouri is located in Jackson County. Nearby cities and towns include Sugar Creek, Lake Tapawingo, Blue Springs, River Bend, Birmingham, Raytown, Buckner, Randolph, Grain Valley, Unity Village, Sibley, Claycomo, Glenaire, Missouri City, Liberty, Kansas City, Pleasant Valley, Avondale, Lee's Summit, North Kansas City, Levasy, Oak Grove, Lake Lotawana, Oaks, Gladstone, Oakwood, Westwood Hills, Mission Woods, Napoleon, Oakview, Oakwood Park, Westwood, Orrick, Mission Hills, Northmoor, Fairway, Roeland Park, Riverside, Bates City, Mosby, Greenwood, Houston Lake, Prathersville, Prairie Village, Mission, Grandview, Fleming, Lone Jack, Lake Winnebago, Excelsior Springs, Lake Waukomis, Kearney, Platte Woods, Merriam, Leawood, Camden, Wellington, Pleasant Hill, Wood Heights, Raymore, Homestead, Crystal Lakes, Baldwin Park, Belton, Weatherby Lake, Kansas City, Odessa, Parkville, Loch Lloyd, Excelsior Estates, Lake Lafayette, Lake Quivira, Overland Park, Ferrelview, Rayville, Richmond, Smithville, Henrietta, Strasburg, and Shawnee. Independence is an urban community with a population of 117,650. The median household income is $44,619. In Independence, 48% of residents are married, and families with children reside in 29% of the households. Half the population of Independence commutes 22 minutes or less to work, with 64% of residents holding white collar jobs and 36% residents holding blue collar jobs. The median age of homes in Independence, MO is 36 years, with 58% of those homes owned, 34% rented, and 8% not occupied. In the previous year, 1231 Independence properties were sold. The median sale price of a home in Independence in the previous year was $98,783.