Raytown is a city in Jackson CountyMissouri, United States, and is a suburb of Kansas City. The population was at 29,526 in 2010 census. The mayor of Raytown is Michael McDonough. Mayor pro tem is Ryan Myers.

According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 9.97 square miles (25.82 km2), of which, 9.93 square miles (25.72 km2) is land and 0.04 square miles (0.10 km2) is water.[1]