Actually, our 2nd favorite community newspaper offers some great reporting on this town's most vibrant urban enclave.

Check the data for a bit of context . . .

"There are 105,579 residents in Northeast Kansas City, with a median age of 34. Of this, 48.97% are males and 51.03% are females. US-born citizens make up 91.66% of the resident pool in Northeast Kansas City, while non-US-born citizens account for 5.27%. Additionally, 3.07% of the population is represented by non-citizens."

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Historic Northeast Neighborhood Issue

By Abby Hoover This week's issue is dedicated to the historic neighborhoods of Northeast Kansas City, Mo. The six neighborhoods - Pendleton Heights, Scarritt Renaissance, Indian Mound, Sheffield, Lykins and Independence Plaza - date back to the late 1800's. Columbus Park has also been included because, although it is separated from Northeast by highways, the same resilience is found there.