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People

Total Population 401
Male Share of the Population 46.6%
Female Share of the Population 53.4%
Senior Citizens 18.2%
Employed Population 16+ 204
Age of the Population 50

Families

% of people married 61.9%
Average household size 2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 77.5%
Median Earnings25+ $64,432
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $0
Median Earnings With High School Degree $24,063

Wealth

Median Family Income $131,607
% Above Poverty Level 95.8%
% Below Poverty Level 4.2%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 17 minutes
% Working from Home 10.3%
% Walking and Biking to Work 2%
% Using Public Transportation 1%

Housing

People Living Alone 26.4%
Median Gross Rent $1,688
Median House Value $355,100

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 12.5%
US/American 0%
English 27.7%
Irish 19%

Westwood Hills Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Large City 4 miles S of Kansas City, Missouri
County Johnson
Metro Area Kansas City
Standard Zip Codes 66205
Phone Area Codes 913
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 39.038
Longitude -94.609

Westwood Hills Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

Station KANSAS CITY DOWNTOWN AP
Distance 5.4 miles
Jan Temp 21 to 38 F
Apr Temp 46 to 67 F
Jul Temp 72 to 91 F
Oct Temp 49 to 69 F
Annual Precip 35.5 inches
Station KANSAS CITY INTL AP
Distance 19 miles
Jan Temp 18 to 36 F
Apr Temp 44 to 65 F
Jul Temp 68 to 89 F
Oct Temp 46 to 68 F
Annual Precip 37.9 inches
Station SMITHVILLE LAKE
Distance 24 miles
Jan Temp 16 to 35 F
Apr Temp 42 to 63 F
Jul Temp 67 to 88 F
Oct Temp 44 to 67 F
Annual Precip 36.2 inches

Neighborhood and Nearby Area Names

According to the US Postal Service, Westwood Hills, its neighborhoods, and/or surrounding areas are also referred to as:

Shawnee Mission (66205)

Note that not all alternate names are acceptable for use in US Post Office addresses.

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Fairway 3,946 $135,938
Mission Hills 3,555 $250
Mission Woods 166 $190,000
Roeland Park 6,799 $86,438
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