Kansas City is a city in Clay, Cass, Jackson, and Platte counties in Missouri. Situated at the junction of the Missouri and Kansas rivers, it lies along the boundary between Missouri and Kansas, and is directly opposite Kansas City, Kansas.
Often abbreviated KCMO, Kansas City is the center of the Kansas City metropolitan area, the second largest metropolitan area in Missouri. As of the 2000 census, the city had a population of 441,545, making it the largest city in Missouri. Combined with Kansas City, Kansas, the population is 588,411, but the entire urban area (in both states) is well over a million and a half.
Web Sites and Links
About.com's Kansas City GuideWeekly features, a tremendous up-to-date link library, bulletin boards, and chat room.
InfoKwik Community Information GuidesDirectory of information, history, businesses, entertainment and links for many communities in the Greater Kansas City area.
Kansas City Area GuideComprehensive guide to the area. Find listings for lodging, real estate, restaurants, and entertainment in the city and surrounding area. From Areaguides.net.
Kansas City ConnectionsProviding links to media, libraries, colleges, arts, home pages, ISPs, dining reviews and comprehensive weather links.
Kansascity.comA city guide sponsored by local media outlets and community organizations. Includes news, entertainment, chat, and local web links.