The cost of living index of Kansas City Metro Area (MO-KS) was 84 for rents in 2013.

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The cost of living index measures the difference in the price levels of goods and services across regions. The average cost of living index in the U.S. is 100, with higher values corresponding to costlier goods and services. Data is available for U.S. states and metropolitan areas.

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Economy and Cost of Living Datasets Involving Kansas City Metro Area (MO-KS)

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    Kansas City Buildings

    data.opendatanetwork.com | Last Updated 2015-06-30T19:35:26.000Z

    Buildings data Kansas City, MO Housefacts v1.2

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    Kansas City Building Inspections

    data.opendatanetwork.com | Last Updated 2015-06-30T19:36:54.000Z

    Kansas City, MO building inspections Housefacts standard v1.2

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    Kansas City Building Inspection Violations

    data.opendatanetwork.com | Last Updated 2015-06-30T19:36:46.000Z

    Building Inspection Violation cases Kansas City, MO Housefacts v1.2

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    Large Buildings in Kansas City, Missouri (2015)

    data.kcmo.org | Last Updated 2017-01-10T21:06:20.000Z

    This dataset contains descriptive and spatial information for the largest buildings in Kansas City, Missouri. Columns A through I comply with the Building Energy Data Exchange Specification (BEDES), which is a data dictionary for commonly used terms pertaining to energy management.

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    Kansas City Monthly Car Auction

    data.kcmo.org | Last Updated 2017-07-31T22:48:51.000Z

    AUCTION RULES AND REGULATIONS : In order to ensure that order is maintained, acts of theft are eliminated, and to keep the risk of any loss to a minimum on auction days, auction customers must: Be licensed with the State of Missouri, as a salvage dealer in order to purchase salvage vehicles. If the buyer present at an auction is not listed on the state salvage license, a letter from the owner of the company must be on file, authorizing the buyer to purchase vehicles under the companies state salvage license. If the buyer is a salvage dealer operating inside the city limits of the City of Kansas City, they must have been issued a State of Missouri salvage license and a KCMO Salvage Yard permit; OR be a KCMO licensed automotive repair business with a Non-Salvage Yard determination. - All buyers must register with the auctioneer and be issued a buyer number. Buyer numbers must be worn at all times. - All buyers must have valid state ID to register. - All buyers must be at least 18 years of age. Penalties may be imposed on auction customers for failure to comply with all established protocols and procedures. A buyer may be suspended or banned for a period of 3 years or permanently banned for violation of established auction protocols and procedures. Buyer may be removed immediately and given a 3 year suspension for: - Disruptive, disrespectful, obscene or abusive language toward other customers, the auctioneer or City staff members. - Refusal to follow legal direction of City staff or auctioneers. - Bidders may enter the driver’s side door of a vehicle to access the hood release only. Entering vehicles to access trunks, glove boxes, or interior areas will result in immediate removal and permanent suspension. - Dumping trash from purchased vehicles on the lot before taking the purchased vehicle. - Failing to take all vehicle parts when taking the purchased vehicle from the lot. - Failure to pay for vehicles purchased at an auction. (Upon completion of the three year suspension, a $500.00 deposit will be required for all purchases made) - Failure to pay security deposit for vehicles purchased at auction, when required. - 2nd violation of any offense listed as a 6 month suspension Buyers may be banned permanently for: - Any form of theft. - Any 2nd failure to pay for vehicles purchased. - Assault on another customer, city staff member, the auctioneer and their staff or anyone on Tow Service property. - Any misrepresentation, as a buyer for a company, when not authorized or without written approval, from that company to act as a buyer for said company. - Being found in violation of any city code pertaining to inoperable vehicles on property owned or controlled by the buying company or individual buyer. - Attempting to purchase vehicles while under a 6-month or 12-month suspension. All sales must be final and paid in full by 4:30 PM on the day of the sale. The auctioneer will process all final sales and provide documentation of the sale to the City outlining each transaction by the close of business on the day of the auction. Additionally, the auctioneer will provide a check for the proceeds of the auction to the City by the end of business on the day of the auction as outlined in the contract. No exceptions. The City does not guarantee a title to unclaimed vehicles sold at auction. All unclaimed vehicles are sold on a Missouri Department of Revenue form #4579, “Abandoned Property Bill of Sale”. Buyers will receive a bill of sale within 14 days of the auction date. Buyers that lose their original bill of sale will be charged $10.00 for a duplicate bill of sale. The bill of sale can be used to obtain a title in the state of Missouri following procedures established by the Missouri Department of Revenue. It may not be accepted by other states. The purchaser must make application within 30 days of purchase for an original title, salvage title, or junking certificate. It is t

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    Percentage of Drivers and Front Seat Passengers Wearing Seat Belts, 2012 & 2014, Region 7 - Kansas City

    data.cdc.gov | Last Updated 2016-09-14T12:43:27.000Z

    Source for 2012 national data: National Occupant Protection Use Survey (NOPUS), 2012. Source for 2014 national data: National Occupant Protection Use Survey (NOPUS), 2014. Source for 2012 state data: State Observational Survey of Seat Belt Use, 2012. Source for 2014 state data: Seat Belt Use in 2014- Use Rates in the States and Territories

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    KCMO Median Rent

    kcstat.kcmo.org | Last Updated 2016-09-22T20:11:35.000Z

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    Housing Projects in River-Crown-Plaza 1984 to 2012

    data.kcmo.org | Last Updated 2013-03-04T16:12:35.000Z

    listing of residential development projects completed, underway or proposed and their characteristics

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    Housing Projects in River-Crown-Plaza 1984 to August 2015

    data.kcmo.org | Last Updated 2015-09-02T16:13:43.000Z

    listing of residential development projects completed, underway or proposed and their characteristics

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    KCMO Rent As A Fraction Of Income

    kcstat.kcmo.org | Last Updated 2016-09-22T20:15:54.000Z