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  2. Crime & Safety
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  3. Housing
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  4. Nightlife
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  5. Good for Families
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  6. Diversity
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  7. Jobs
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  8. Weather
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  9. Cost of Living
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  10. Health & Fitness
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  11. Outdoor Activities
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  12. Commute
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Overland Park is a city in Kansas with a population of 191,011. Overland Park is in Johnson County and is one of the best places to live in Kansas. Living in Overland Park offers residents a dense suburban feel and most residents own their homes. In Overland Park there are a lot of restaurants, coffee shops, and parks. Many families and young professionals live in Overland Park and residents tend to lean conservative. The public schools in Overland Park are highly rated.

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About Overland Park...
Population
191,011

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Real Estate

Median Home Value
$276,100
National
$217,500
Median Rent
$1,164
National
$1,062
Area Feel
Dense Suburban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    37%
  • Own
    63%
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Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
grade C+
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Assault
    123.3
    national  282.7
  • Murder
    1.5
    national  6.1
  • Rape
    61.9
    national  40.7
  • Robbery
    40.2
    national  135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Burglary
    195.5
    national  500.1
  • Theft
    1,556.1
    national  2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    176.9
    national  284

Residents

Diversity
grade A minus
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    12%
  • 10-17 years
    11%
  • 18-24 years
    8%
  • 25-34 years
    15%
  • 35-44 years
    13%
  • 45-54 years
    13%
  • 55-64 years
    13%
  • 65+ years
    15%
Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    24%
    national  12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    37%
    national  20%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    23%
    national  29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    12%
    national  27%
  • Less than high school diploma
    3%
    national  12%

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