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Independence is the fourth largest city in the state of Missouri and encompasses
over 78 square miles. It is the county seat of Jackson County. Our current population
is approximately 121,212.
Independence residents enjoy over 40 parks, excellent schools and outstanding shopping
facilities that offer a wide variety of choices ranging from the historic Independence
Square to one of the finest malls in the surrounding area.