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Leawood, Missouri - Basic Facts

The Village of Leawood is an incorporated place (Class Code P1) located in Newton County at latitude 37.0336 and longitude -94.496. Newton County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 1,001 feet.

The formal official name is the Village of Leawood, but most people and references simply refer to it as Leawood, Missouri.

The P1 Census Class Code for Leawood indicates a populated place that is also an incorporated place with the same name and the same census code. The Incorporated Place has a Functional Status Code "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.

The formal boundaries for the Village of Leawood (see map below) encompass a land area of 1.23 sq. miles and a water area of 0.01 sq. miles.

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Leawood, MO Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2014)


Total Population 678
Population in Households 672
Population in Familes 596
Population in Group Qrtrs 6
Population Density1 522
Diversity Index2 22


Total Households 258
Average Household Size 2.6
Family Households 208
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 275 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 230 (83.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 28 (10.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 17 ( 6.2%)
Median Home Value $200,000
Average Home Value $245,543


Median Household Income $86,327
Average Household Income $111,165
Per Capita Income $40,298
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population -0.14% -0.15%
Households -0.09% -0.23%
Families 0.69% -0.29%
Median Household Income   4.46%
Per Capita Income   4.49%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.


Leawood, MO - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Leawood to the other 1,032 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Missouri by rank and percentile using July 1, 2014 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 446 57th
Population Density1 # 702 32nd
Diversity Index2 # 217 79th
Median Household Income # 27 97th
Per Capita Income # 33 97th

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