Lee’s Summit is located in the State of Missouri, and is contained within the counties of Jackson (primarily) and Cass. As of the 2010 census, Lee’s Summit had a population at 91,364 making it the sixth-largest city in the Kansas City Metropolitan Area and the sixth-largest city in Missouri. In 2010 CNN/Money and Money magazine ranked Lee’s Summit 27th on its list of the 100 Best Cities to Live in the United States.
Whether you own or operate a company, or just work for one, quality of life is an important factor. A superior quality of life is one of the factors that truly distinguishes Lee’s Summit from other areas. This is demonstrated by:
• excellent schools
• very low crime rates
• new reasonably-priced housing
• sunny climate
• high quality health care services
• a wide range of parks and recreational amenities
The primary and secondary schools in Lee’s Summit rate highly within the region, but also on a national basis.
According to a 2007 estimate, the median income for a household in the city was $71,821, and the median income for a family was $82,737.