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  5. Good for Families
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  6. Diversity
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  7. Jobs
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Shoal Creek Valley is a neighborhood in Kansas City, Missouri with a population of 44,188. Shoal Creek Valley is in Jackson County and is one of the best places to live in Missouri. Living in Shoal Creek Valley offers residents a sparse suburban feel and most residents own their homes. In Shoal Creek Valley there are a lot of parks. Many families and young professionals live in Shoal Creek Valley and residents tend to lean conservative. The public schools in Shoal Creek Valley are highly rated.
About Shoal Creek Valley...
Population
44,188

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$236,458
National
$184,700
Median Rent
$612
National
$949
Area Feel
Sparse Suburban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    13%
  • Own
    87%
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Shoal Creek Valley Rankings

Niche ranks thousands of neighborhoods based on key statistics from the U.S. Census and and expert insights.

Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
B-
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Assault
    160.2
    282.7
  • Murder
    0
    6.1
  • Rape
    40.7
  • Robbery
    131.5
    135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Burglary
    387.4
    500.1
  • Theft
    2,047
    2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    188.9
    284

Residents

Diversity
B
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Median Household Income
$106,331
National
$55,322
Families with Children
44%
Education Levels
National
  • Master's degree or higher
    17%
    12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    33%
    19%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    28%
    29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    19%
    28%
  • Less than high school diploma
    3%
    13%
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Shoal Creek Valley Reviews

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We have lived in Shoal Creek Valley for 5 years (I have lived in Kansas City and Inner Liberty mos of my life) we have been blessed enough to be able to chose the location in the Kansas City metro area of basically anywhere because of our family company flexibility. I wouldn’t live anywhere else. I wouldn’t want to. We attempted and we looked at several homes in other regions which were highly ranked as well but still, none compared overall, in every category to Shoal Creek Valley. I absolutely love my neighborhood and district. I’d be heartbroken to move anywhere else in the Kansas City area
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This a fantatstic community and theres proof of that in the growth of homes and businesses that are being built in the arear. The only downside is the amount of traffic can be overwhelming if your not used to city life. This used to be a very quite community but since it has a great school system the growth has exploded here so getting around to do errands can be time consuming. Other than that a wonderful community for growing families.
There are always new activities to do either outside or inside. There are all new types of resruants being put in, creating more a friendly new environment open to change.