Overland Park, Kansas 

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+31.0% since 2000

Unemployment Rate


Cost of Living

107.9 / 100

Median Home Price


Median Income


Comfort Index (Climate)

7.7 / 5.7

summer / winter

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Best Places to Live in Overland Park, Kansas

Overland Park, Kansas is a vibrant city located just outside of the bustling metropolitan area of Kansas City. Visitors can find plenty to do in Overland Park, from outdoor activities like hiking and biking among its beautiful parks to shopping and dining at one of its many restaurants, boutiques, and cafes. The city also boasts numerous cultural attractions, such as theaters and galleries, as well as an array of seasonal events and festivals. With its diverse population, vibrant nightlife, and friendly locals, Overland Park provides an exciting place to live or visit. Large-city complex - Missouri-Kansas border, on the Missouri River.
State: Kansas
County: Johnson County
Metro Area: Kansas City Metro Area
City: Overland Park
Zip Codes: 66212 66213 66223 66204 66210 66221 66207 66214 66085
Cost of Living: 7.9% higher
Time zone: Central Standard Time (CST)
Elevation: 1014 ft above sea level

Diverse economy
Attractive downtown
Growth & sprawl
Uninteresting physical setting
Crime rates

What Bert Has To Say About Kansas City Metro Area

Kansas City is a large, prosperous, self-sufficient and culturally rich city located astride the Missouri River. The downtown area and most of the population are on the older Missouri side, filled with shaded neighborhoods and mixed development. For the past 20 years the big growth has been on the Kansas side to the southwest in suburbs like Overland Park, Lenexa, and Shawnee.


The unemployment rate in Overland Park is 3.0% (U.S. avg. is 6.0%). Recent job growth is Positive. Overland Park jobs have increased by 1.5%. More Economy

Compared to the rest of the country, Overland Park's cost of living is 7.9% higher than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Overland Park's Cost of Living

September, May and June are the most pleasant months in Overland Park, while January and December are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather | Climate Averages

In the last Presidential election, Johnson county flipped moderately Democratic, 52.7% to 44.5%. More Voting Stats

Overland Park's population is 195,249 people. Since 2020, it has had a population growth of 9.2%. Learn More...

Average Commute time is 20.4 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

The median home cost in Overland Park is . Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 9.0%.

Overland Park public schools spend $11,617 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 15.4 students per teacher in Overland Park. More Education

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Housing Market in Overland Park

It's a good time to buy in Overland Park. Home Appreciation is up 9.0% in the last 12 months.
The median home price in Overland Park is .

Reviews for Overland Park   38 Reviews
Just another dump in a flyover state - 3/9/2020
Wasted 20 yrs living here, a lot of people want out but get trapped once they have families, I consider myself lucky and happy to have left this dump. This place is... Read More
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Overland Park is Family Utopia - 2/17/2020
Overland Park is family Utopia. If you want a good place to raise your family with above average to great public schooling then OP is the place for you. Housing is a... Read More

How often does the EPA test the air quality? - 2/3/2018
We visited Overland Park and a very nice place. I was also told that Overland Park is also one of the most expensive cities to live in the US. In looking at the water... Read More

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