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North Kansas City
Clay County, Missouri


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Statistics & Facts

The Missouri state capital is Jefferson City.
The population of North Kansas City is approximately 4,714 (2000).
The approximate number of families is 2,616 (1990).
The amount of land area in North Kansas City is 11.282 sq. kilometers.
The amount of land area in North Kansas City is 4 sq. miles.
The amount of surface water is 0.713 sq kilometers.
The distance from North Kansas City to Washington DC is 995 miles.
The distance to the Missouri state capital is 140 miles. (as the crow flies)
North Kansas City is positioned 39.13 degrees north of the equator and 94.56 degrees west of the prime meridian.


across the Missouri River from downtown Kansas City, Missouri. Here is a map page for North Kansas City.
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History & History Related Items

Willard E. Winner came here in 1883 to create his vision of a city and a bridge. He began to build both, laying out lots and buildings. Before people came here, North Kansas City was planned out, had homes built, had streets built, a water system in place and parks made. Planned for success, North Kansas city was incorporated as a town on 4 November 1912.
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North Kansas City is often referred to as "Northtown."

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North Kansas City City Government

North Kansas City
2010 Howell
NKC, Mo. 64116
Phone: 816-274-6000

North Kansas City has a Mayor/Council/City Administrator form of government

North Kansas City Libraries

North Kansas City Public Library
2251 Howell Street
North Kansas City, MO 64116
Phone: 816-221-3360
Fax: 816-221-8298 North Kansas City


During the day, the city's population swells to over 25,000 with the addition of all the people who work in the city.

The population of North Kansas City was:
1990 - 4,130
2000 - 4,714

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