Independence, MO has a population of 117,217 people with a median age of 40.1 and a median household income of $44,415. Between 2015 and 2016 the population of Independence, MO grew from 117,192 to 117,217, a 0.02% increase and its median household income grew from $43,472 to $44,415, a 2.17% increase.
The population of Independence, MO is 78.9% White, 9.3% Hispanic, and 7.12% Black. 7.23% of the people in Independence, MO speak a non-English language, and 97.8% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Independence, MO are National American University-Independence, with 67 graduates, Independence College of Cosmetology, with 28 graduates, and N/A, with N/A graduates.
The median property value in Independence, MO is $100,500, and the homeownership rate is 62%. Most people in Independence, MO commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 23 minutes. The average car ownership in Independence, MO is 2 cars per household.
Independence, MO is a census place located in Jackson County, MO and Clay County, MO. It borders Blue Springs, MO; Kansas City, MO; Lee's Summit, MO; Raytown, MO; and Sugar Creek, MO.