Kansas City is also well-known as the City of Fountains, evidenced by the addition of “City of Fountains” to the city’s corporate seal in 1992 and the stunning fountains photos at https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_fountains_in_the_Kansas_City_metropolitan_area.
Cerner Corporation, a multi-billion-dollar supplier of health information technology (HIT) solutions, services, devices and hardware, recently added a new campus in south KC. It is one of the largest employers in the region and expected to produce upwards of 16,000 new jobs over the next year.
CVC’s Kansas City portfolio of properties is located near several colleges including University of Missouri-Kansas City (UMKC) and Longview Community College. Three hospitals are within minutes of each property: CenterPoint Medical Center, one of the newest, Research Medical Center, and Saint. Luke’s Hospital.
Four of the five Kansas City region properties are garden-level. Demographics for residents in these four properties include 60% families, 20% single adults with children, 15% singles, and 5% over the age of 60.
CVC’s Bowen Tower property is a 10-story high rise for residents ages 55 and older. This property is unique as it offers a beauty shop, deli-style restaurant, and “The View”—a 10th-floor meeting room with skyline view of downtown Kansas City, the Missouri River, and the sports arenas hosting the Kansas City Chiefs and Kansas City Royals.
The Kansas City, MO sales tax rate is 8.35%. MO state income tax is 7.00%. Income per capita is $27,282, which includes all adults and children. The median household income is $45,376.