Kansas City is the largest city in Missouri and the sixth largest city in the Midwest. The current population of Kansas City is around 481,420, which makes the city the 37th largest city by population in the United States.

The top industries here are healthcare and social assistance; professional, scientific and technical services; finance; and insurance. Also, in 2015, CNN rated Kansas City No. 2 in its Top 10 Cities for Jobs list.

The low cost of living is one of the top reasons many people move to Kansas City. In fact, Kansas City prides itself on having one of the lowest costs of living in the country. There are tons of options for where to live and even different types of living spaces at various prices. However, they are all relatively affordable compared to similar sized cities across the country.

Kansas City offers a nice mixture of urban and suburban communities from which to choose. You can easily find an area of Kansas City that will make you feel like you belong immediately.