Johnson County

Overland Park, KS: What you need to know

Considered an excellent city for young families, Overland Park provides residents with great schools and a large assortment of indoor and outdoor recreation options as well as good restaurants and shopping areas. The city’s low crime rate and stable economy attracts many couples with children. Smart planning has given Overland Park an ideal balance of residential, commercial and green spaces. Johnson County Community College, Sprint and Black & Veatch are the top employers in Overland Park.

Overland Park, KS City Profile

Quick Facts

Population 181,464
Median Age 38
Median Household Income $72,463
Median Home Price $228,000
Walkscore 33

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Overland Park, KS Demographics

Median Population in Overland Park, KS

Median Age 37.5%
Age 18 Over 76.3%
Age 21 Over 73.5%
Age 62 Over 17.2%
Age 65 Over 13.8%

Race in Overland Park, KS

  Ethnicity White 84.2%
  Ethnicity Black 5%
  Ethnicity Asian 7.2%
  Ethnicity Hispanic 6.3%
  Ethnicity Indian 0.2%
  Ethnicity Other 0.7%

Population By Gender in Overland Park, KS

  Male 48.7%
  Female 51.3%

Language in Overland Park, KS

  English Only 86.2%
  English Other 13.8%

Economics in Overland Park, KS

  Median Household Income $72,463
  Median Home Price $228,000
  Homes Owned 36%
  Homes Rent 64%
  Median Property Rent $993

 
COMMUTE TIME: 20.7 MINUTES
in Overland Park, KS

Commute Types in Overland Park, KS

  Walked 0.8%
  Worked at Home 5.7%
  Public Transportation 0.4%
  Other Means 0.7%
  Drove Alone 85.4%
  Carpooled 6.9%

33/100
WALK SCORE
for Overland Park, KS

 
Total Employed Armed Forces: 77
In Overland Park, KS

 
7.1% CIVILIAN VETERANS
in Overland Park, KS