The City of Lee's Summit had a population of 97,478 as of July 1, 2018. Lees Summit ranks in the upper quartile for Population Density and Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Missouri. See peer rankings below.
The primary coordinate point for Lees Summit is located at latitude 38.9216 and longitude -94.3848 in Jackson County. The formal boundaries for the City of Lee's Summit (see map below) encompass a land area of 63.82 sq. miles and a water area of 2.07 sq. miles. Jackson County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 1,040 feet.
While the primary coordinates for City of Lee's Summit are located in Jackson County, it should be noted that the formal boundaries for this community also extend into and Cass County.
The City of Lee's Summit (GNIS ID: 2395669) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Lees Summit: Lee's Summit, Strother.
|Population in Households||96,775|
|Population in Familes||82,883|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||703|
|Median Household Income||$83,459|
|Average Household Income||$103,226|
|Per Capita Income||$38,649|
|Total Housing Units||38,452 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||26,766 (69.6%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||9,561 (24.9%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||2,125 ( 5.5%)|
|Median Home Value||$214,048|
|Average Home Value||$252,388|
|Average Household Size||2.66|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||1.96%|
|Per Capita Income||2.28%|
The table below compares Lees Summit to the other 1,032 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Missouri by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 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.
|Total Population||# 6||100th|
|Population Density||# 161||84th|
|Diversity Index||# 133||87th|
|Median Household Income||# 50||95th|
|Per Capita Income||# 70||93rd|
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