Shawnee Information

Shawnee Information

Travel info, sports, demographic data, and general statistics about the city of Shawnee, KS

General Shawnee Information

State: Kansas

County: Johnson County

Close cities: Leawood, KS, Countryside, KS, Bonner Springs, KS, Roeland Park, KS, Overland Park, KS, Mission Woods, KS, Westwood, KS, Lenexa, KS, Mission Hills, KS, Edwardsville, KS, Fairway, KS, Mission, KS, Lake Quivira, KS, Merriam, KS, Westwood Hills, KS

Shawnee Population (census data)
Total 59,958 (+23.4% since 2000)
Male 29,504 (49.2%)
Female 30,454 (50.8%)

Population Density: 1,436 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 78.9 (US Avg is 100)

Shawnee Elevation: 1,000 feet above sea level

Land Area: 41.7 square miles

Median Household Income: $69,525

Zip Codes: 66218, 66286, 66203, 66226, 66217, 66216, 66227, 66220, 66219, and 66214.

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Shawnee Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (88.2%)
  • Hispanic (4.4%)
  • Black (3.0%)
  • Other race (1.9%)
  • Two or more races (1.8%)
  • Asian Indian (1.0%)
  • American Indian (0.8%)
Ancestry Information:
  • German (29.0%)
  • Irish (15.3%)
  • English (12.9%)
  • United States (6.6%)
  • French (3.2%)
  • Swedish (3.1%)
Foriegn Born: 2,481 people (4.1%)
  • Asia (53.2%)
  • Latin America (29.8%)
  • Europe (17.0%)

Local Shawnee Sports Teams

Major League Baseball: Kansas City Royals
NFL Football: St. Louis Rams, Kansas City Chiefs
NBA Basketball: Denver Nuggets
NHL Hockey: St. Louis Blues
NCAA Sports: University of Kansas, University of Missouri

Shawnee School Information

High Schools
Mill Valley High School (5900 Monticello Road, Shawnee, KS, 66226 - De Soto District)
Middle Schools
Monticello Trails Middle School (6100 Monticello Road, Shawnee, KS, 66226 - De Soto District)
Elementary Schools
Clear Creek Elementary (5815 Monticello Road, Shawnee, KS, 66226 - De Soto District)
Mize Elementary School (7301 Mize Road, Shawnee, KS, 66227 - De Soto District)
Prairie Ridge Elementary School (22405 Clear Creek Parkway, Shawnee, KS, 66226 - De Soto District)
Riverview Elementary (21550 West 47th Street, Shawnee, KS, 66226 - De Soto District)

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