Best Places to Live in Paola, 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: Miami County
Metro Area: Kansas City Metro Area
City: Paola
Zip Codes: 66071
Time zone: Central Standard Time (CST)
Elevation: 1014 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Paola is 4.2% (U.S. avg. is 5.2%). Recent job growth is Positive. Paola jobs have increased by 1.62%. Learn More...
COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Paola's cost of living is 3.10% lower than the U.S. average. Learn More... or Compare Paola's Cost of Living
POPULATION
Paola's population is 5,527 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of 17.65%. Learn More...
TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 24 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn More...
REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Paola is $172,700. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 6.21%. Check out the homes in the area.
SCHOOLS
Paola public schools spend $9,766 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 11.7 students per teacher in Paola. Learn More...

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Housing Market in Paola

It's a good time to buy in Paola. Home Appreciation is up 6.2% in the last 12 months. Browse Paola Real Estate.

The median home price in Paola is $172,700. Browse Homes in this Range.


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Reviews for Paola   2 Reviews
Paola Kansas - 6/29/2010
nice small town. Has a Walmart and a Price chopper. Also several GOOD restaurants. The best Mexican food I have had in Kansas at the end of Baptiste. excellent deli in... Read More

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The Truth - 12/1/2009
From this review, Paola sounds like a very nice area. And for the most part, it is. I couldn't of chosen a better place to grow up. You're close enough to the city to... Read More


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ZIP CODES IN PAOLA, KANSAS
66071
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