Overland Park, Kansas 

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Best Places to Live in Overland Park, Kansas

Large-city complex - Missouri-Kansas border, on the Missouri River
Pros
-Diverse economy
-Entertainment
-Attractive downtown
Cons
-Growth & sprawl
-Uninteresting physical setting
-Crime rates

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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.


QUICK FACTS

Real Estate: For Sale  For Rent
Country: United States
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
Time zone: Central Standard Time (CST)
Elevation: 1014 ft above sea level

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ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Overland Park is 3.50% (U.S. avg. is 5.20%). Recent job growth is Positive. Overland Park jobs have increased by 1.57%. Learn More...
COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Overland Park's cost of living is 11.30% higher than the U.S. average. Learn More... or Compare Overland Park's Cost of Living
POPULATION
Overland Park's population is 186,515 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of 66.84%. Learn More...
TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 21 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn More...
REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Overland Park is $247,100. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 7.75%. Check out the homes in the area.
SCHOOLS
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. Learn More...

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Housing Market in Overland Park

It's a good time to buy in Overland Park. Home Appreciation is up 3.7% in the last 12 months. Browse Overland Park Real Estate.

The median home price in Overland Park is $247,100. Browse Homes in this Range.


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Reviews for Overland Park    38 Reviews
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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Life in Overland Park is what you make of it - 3/24/2016
I have lived in Kansas/Missouri my whole life. I have lived in Wichita KS, St. Charles/St. Louis, MO; and the last 22 years in Overland Park, KS (which is like living... (Read More)

Big beige houses, for you and me...(and soccer mom - 4/26/2015
We have lived in Overland Park for the better part of 25 years. In my job I travel the country, so have a basis for comparisons to other places I have been, or lived. OP... (Read More)


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ZIP CODES IN OVERLAND PARK, KANSAS
66212 66213 66223 66204 66210 66221 66207 66214 66085