The Kansas City Public Library

Business and Economics

This section highlights some of the most helpful resources about Business and Economic issues in KCResearch on the topics listed below. Many of the resources also aim to answer some of the questions that you might have. This guide will help answer questions like:

  • I’m buying a home in Overland Park, and selling my home in Kansas City, Kansas. What’s the property tax rate difference between the two localities?
  • How does the current minimum wage compare to the estimated living wage for Kansas City?
  • I’m considering applying to nursing school. What’s the average salary for nurses in Kansas City?

KCResearch ® is the authoritative and unbiased source for all types of research about the Kansas City area as well as studies and reports done by Kansas City researchers. KCResearch also provides tools to inform users on current topics in research and facilitate conversation and collaboration between community members, whether they're professional researchers, entrepreneurs, students, or members of the general population.