Other cities in the 816 area code include: Grandview, Belton, Raymore, Grain Valley, Harrisonville, Kearney, Greenwood, Richmond, Odessa, Savannah, Peculiar, Platte City, Cameron, Lexington, Plattsburg, Lawson, Holden, Lathrop, Weston, Hamilton, Garden City, Gower, Lone Jack, Archie, Maysville, Drexel, Orrick, Wellington, Stewartsville, Agency, Cleveland, Trimble, Edgerton, Camden Point, Polo, Dearborn, Freeman, Union Star, Sibley, Osborn, Henrietta, Kingston, Amazonia, Kidder, and East Lynne.
Kansas City is the largest city in Missouri and the sixth largest city in the Midwest. According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the city had an estimated population of 475,378 in 2015, making it the 36th largest city by population in the United States. It is the anchor city of the Kansas City metropolitan area, which straddles the Kansas – Missouri border. Kansas City was founded in the 1830s as a Missouri River port at its confluence with the Kansas River coming in from the west. On June 1, 1850 the town of Kansas was incorporated; shortly after came the establishment of the Kansas Territory.
Independence is the fifth-largest city in the state of Missouri. It lies within Jackson County, of which it is the county seat. Independence is a satellite city of Kansas City, Missouri, and is part of the Kansas City metropolitan area. In 2010, it had a total population of 116,830. Independence is known as the "Queen City of the Trails" because it was a point of departure for the California, Oregon and Santa Fe Trails. Independence was also the hometown of U.S. President Harry S. Truman ; the Truman Presidential Library and Museum is located in the city, and Truman and First Lady Bess Truman are buried here.
Lee's Summit is a city in the U.S. state of Missouri, and is contained within the counties of Jackson (primarily) and Cass. As of the 2010 census found the population at 91,364 making it the sixth-largest city in the Kansas City Metropolitan Area and the sixth-largest city in Missouri. In 2006 CNN/Money and Money magazine ranked Lee's Summit 44th on its list of the 100 Best Cities to Live in the United States. That ranking improved to 27th on the 2010 list.
The 816 area code lies within the Central Daylight Time Zone (or CDT). The current time in CDT is 4:17 AM on Jul 07, 2020.