City of Overland Park, KS
Overland Park is located in Johnson County in Kansas. The median income is $72,074 and the median home value is $224,300. The unemployment rate is 5.39% compared to 7.9% for the U.S. as a whole. Workers commute an average of 20.1 minutes to work each day. The population is 85% White, 4% Black, 6% Asian. 0% of residents are of Hispanic or Latino origin. 4% identify as another race or ethnicity, or two or more races. For more on schools, business, and healthcare in Overland Park, see each of the tabs to the leftabove. Walkability can be a key driver of the overall livability of a community. Overland Park has a Walk Score® of 33.
Median Household Income$72,074
Median Home Price$224,300
Festivals Held at the Santa Fe Commons Park, the Overland Park Fall Festival is popular annual event that features Johnson County's best arts and crafts fair. Other events at the fair include free concerts, a variety of child-friendly activities like inflatable obstacle courses and moonwalks, and of course, there's plenty to eat. Theater
Deanna Rose Children's Farmstead is a 12-acre farm that introduces urban residents to the charming lifestyle of rural living. The Farmstead is home to nearly 200 animals and birds of prey and includes such features as a replica 1900s general store, a replica 1900 one-room schoolhouse, a replica of historic Native American encampment and pony rides.
Asian ABC Chinese is an uncommonly authentic Chinese restaurant founded by the restaurant's chef, Jackie Lee, and his wife, both of whom immigrated to America from Hong Kong in 1990. ABC offers a variety of traditional Cantonese delicacies including oysters with black bean sauce, beef brisket noodle soup and the ever-popular dim sum.
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