Kansas City metropolitan aurie

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Kansas City metropolitan aurie
Kansas City, MO-KS
Kansas City Montage.jpg
Map o Kansas City metropolitan aurie
KintraUnitit States
State(s) - Missouri
 - Kansas
Lairgest ceetyKansas City, Missouri
Ither ceeties - Overland Park
 - Kansas City, KS
 - Independence
 - Olathe
 - Lee's Summit
 - Shawnee
 - Blue Springs
 - Liberty
 - Lenexa
 - Leavenworth
 - Leawood
Area
 • Total21,940 km2 (8,472 sq mi)
Highest elevation
353.51 m (11601 ft)
Lowest elevation
210.31 m (6901 ft)
Population
 • Total(2015) 2,159,159
 • Rank30th MSA (2,087,471), 24th CSA (2,428,362) in the U.S.
 • Density100.4/km2 (260.0/sq mi)

The Kansas City metropolitan aurie is a 15-coonty metropolitan aurie anchored bi Kansas City, Missouri, that straddles the border atween the U.S. states o Missouri an Kansas. Wi a population o aboot 2,340,000, it ranks as the seicont lairgest metropolitan aurie wi its core in Missouri (efter Greater St. Louis). Alangside Kansas City, the aurie includes a nummer o ither ceeties an suburbs, the lairgest bein Overland Park, Kansas; Kansas City, Kansas; Olathe, Kansas, an Independence, Missouri; aw ower 100,000 in population.The Mid-America Regional Council (MARC) serves as the Council of Governments an the Metropolitan Planning Organization for the aurie.

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