Raytown, Missouri

Population 29,516

Raytown is located in Jackson County, MO. The population is 29,516, making Raytown the 5th largest city in Jackson County.

There are 13 public schools in Raytown with an average Homefacts rating of C-. The total crime rate for Raytown is high , and there are 118 registered sex offenders residing in the city. Unemployment in Raytown is moderate and the median home sales price is $0. Detailed and up-to-date Raytown property reports are available for any property address.

Cities near Raytown include Brooking Township, Unity Village and Lees Summit.

Raytown Neighborhood Report


School Rating is Below Average
  • No High School Diploma: 7.8%
  • High School Graduate or Higher: 71%
  • Bachelor's Degree or Higher: 21.1%

Crime Rate

48.86% Higher than national avg.
  • Auto theft: 681
  • Violent Crimes: 565
  • Robbery: 161
  • Burglary: 1
  • Property Crime: 4
  • Larceny Theft: 2

Registered Offenders

54.38% Higher than national avg.
  • 118 offenders in Raytown
  • 39.98 offenders/10,000 residents

Environmental Hazards

80 Found nearby
  • Brownfields: 0
  • Registered Polluters: 1
  • Superfunds: 10
  • Tanks & Spills: 69


Moderate 3.2%
  • Missouri unemployment average: 2.4%
  • National unemployment average: 3.6%

Property Values

Median Property Value $0

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13 Public Schools view public schools

There are 13 K-12 public schools in Raytown, MO and 1 private school. Homefacts rates Raytown's schools as Below Average, with an overall C- rating.
1 Private School

Blue Ridge Christian School

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0 Colleges & Universities view all colleges & universities

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Property Report Overview

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Housing Inventory

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Number Of Properties Per Bedroom (Distressed)

6 Building Permits View All

  • In 2014, the city of Raytown, MO issued 6 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. Of those 6 permits, 4 were issued for single family homes and 2 were issued for multi-family homes.
  • In 2013, the city of Raytown, MO issued 4 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. Of those 4 permits, 2 were issued for single family homes and 2 were issued for multi-family homes.
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Fair Market Rents

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  • Property Type Rent
  • Studio: $558
  • 1 Bedroom: $700
  • 2 Bedrooms: $858
  • 3 Bedrooms: $1,168
  • 4 Bedrooms: $1,328

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Environmental Hazards

80 Environmental Hazards

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Health Hazards

  • Air Quality HEALTHY (266/270)
    Raytown, MO has 98.52% good air quality.
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  • Radon ZONE 1 COUNTY
    Raytown, MO is a red zone.
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  • UV Index MODERATE 4.55 Average
    Raytown, MO is a moderate risk area for ultra-violet rays.
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Average Monthly Temperature

  • January 29.77°
  • February 33.27°
  • March 45.87°
  • April 55.6°
  • May 66.38°
  • June 75.4°
  • July 80.12°
  • August 77.34°
  • September 67.25°
  • October 55.75°
  • November 46.52°
  • December 33.1°

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Natural Disasters

Probability of Natural Disasters for Raytown, MO

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

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Median Household Income

Median Household Income in Raytown, MO: $48,565


Unemployment in Raytown is 3.2%. It is moderate in comparison to the state and national averages, 2.4% and 3.6% respectively

Workforce Breakdown

Blue Collar - 40.55%
White Collar - 59.45%


State Representatives

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

City Representatives

  • Emanuel Cleaver

Neighborhood Info

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Nearest Major Airports

4 FCC Towers view all

1 Fire Station view all

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  • No hospitals found in Raytown, MO

1 Library view all

1 Police Station view all

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