Kearney, Missouri

Population 8,419

Kearney is located in Clay County, MO. The population is 8,419, making Kearney the 4th largest city in Clay County.

There are 7 public schools in Kearney with an average Homefacts rating of A. The total crime rate for Kearney is very low , and there are 13 registered sex offenders residing in the city. Unemployment in Kearney is low and the median home sales price is $0. Detailed and up-to-date Kearney property reports are available for any property address.

Cities near Kearney include Kearney Township, Mosby and Prathersville.

Kearney Neighborhood Report


School Rating is Excellent
  • No High School Diploma: 5.4%
  • High School Graduate or Higher: 64.3%
  • Bachelor's Degree or Higher: 30.2%

Crime Rate

57.02% Lower than national avg.
  • Auto theft: 93
  • Violent Crimes: 65
  • Robbery: 0
  • Burglary: 28
  • Property Crime: 1
  • Larceny Theft: 894

Registered Offenders

12.30% Higher than national avg.
  • 13 offenders in Kearney
  • 15.44 offenders/10,000 residents

Environmental Hazards

21 Found nearby
  • Brownfields: 1
  • Registered Polluters: 2
  • Superfunds: 0
  • Tanks & Spills: 18


Low 2.8%
  • Missouri unemployment average: 3.0%
  • National unemployment average: 3.7%

Property Values

Median Property Value $0

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7 Public Schools view public schools

There are 7 K-12 public schools in Kearney, MO and 0 private schools. Homefacts rates Kearney's schools as Excellent, with an overall A rating.

0 Colleges & Universities view all colleges & universities

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*100 is national avg. Greater than 100 means higher crime, lower means less crime.
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0 Former Drug Labs view all

  • Good news! No Drug lab found in Kearney, MO

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54 Building Permits View All

  • In 2014, the city of Kearney, MO issued 54 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes.
  • In 2013, the city of Kearney, MO issued 62 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes.
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Fair Market Rents

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  • Property Type Rent
  • Studio: $793
  • 1 Bedroom: $913
  • 2 Bedrooms: $1,073
  • 3 Bedrooms: $1,420
  • 4 Bedrooms: $1,633

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Environmental Hazards

21 Environmental Hazards

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Health Hazards

  • Air Quality HEALTHY (292/314)
    Kearney, MO has 92.99% good air quality.
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  • Radon ZONE 1 COUNTY
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  • UV Index MODERATE 4.58 Average
    Kearney, MO is a moderate risk area for ultra-violet rays.
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Average Monthly Temperature

  • January 28.32°
  • February 32°
  • March 45.27°
  • April 54.95°
  • May 65.03°
  • June 75.71°
  • July 79.57°
  • August 76.64°
  • September 67.72°
  • October 56.23°
  • November 45.83°
  • December 34.15°

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Natural Disasters

Probability of Natural Disasters for Kearney, MO

Kearney, MO has a very low risk of earthquakes.
Kearney, MO has no risk of hurricanes.
Kearney, MO has a very high risk of hail storms.
Kearney, MO has a very high risk of tornadoes.

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Median Household Income

Median Household Income in Kearney, MO: $69,010


Unemployment in Kearney is 2.8%. It is lower than the state and national averages, 3.0% and 3.7% respectively

Workforce Breakdown

Blue Collar - 42.16%
White Collar - 57.84%


State Representatives

  • Gov. Jay Nixon
  • Sen. Roy Blunt
  • Sen. Claire McCaskill

City Representatives

  • Sam Graves

Neighborhood Info

2 Airports view all

Nearest Major Airports

4 FCC Towers view all

1 Fire Station view all

0 Hospitals view all

  • No hospitals found in Kearney, MO

1 Library view all

1 Police Station view all

0 Retirement Homes view all

  • No retirement homes found in Kearney, MO
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