Often asked: What State Is Kansas City In?

Is Kansas City in Missouri or Kansas? There is a Kansas City in Kansas, but the Chiefs, as many Americans know, play on the Missouri side, the side with about three times the population (490,000) of the Kansas City in Kansas, and where residents have no problem turning up their noses and proclaiming their dominance over their little sisters and brothers Why is Kansas City split? Because they were unable …

Why Is Kansas City In Missouri?

Why is Kansas City in Missouri and not in Kansas? Oddly enough, and it sounds counterintuitive, the Kansas City in Missouri was founded before the Kansas City in Kansas. That’s because it’s not named after the state of Kansas, it’s named after the Kansas River, which in turn gets its name from the indigenous Kansa people. Why is Kansas City split? Because they were unable to expand the territories across …