Overland Park, KS

Johnson County

What you need to know about Overland Park, KS

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.

Top 10 Families 2015
Top 10 Best Cities for Kids 2014
Top 10 Soccer 2012

Population

178,945
Up by 4.88%
Why Overland Park, KS is a Best Place to Live
Overland Park's balance of business and quality of life makes it one of the Best Places to Live.

Nearby Cities

Housing

Homes Owned 64.23%
64.23% Complete
Homes Rented 35.77%
35.77% Complete

Real Estate

In Overland Park, Kansas


Ready to move to Overland Park? There are a variety of housing options in the area. Click below to learn about the recent trends, average home values and even a few current real estate listings in Overland Park.

Schools

In Overland Park, Kansas


The quality of a school district is often a top factor for parents considering where to live. Strong school systems attract new residents and help their cities prosper. See how Overland Park rates.

Median Household Income

$72,231
Higher than the national average

Business

In Overland Park, Kansas


Being a great place to live and being a great place to work often go hand-in-hand. Here’s what the business and employment climate is like in Overland Park.

Residents

Most residents are
5-17 Years old

Health

In Overland Park, Kansas


Access to quality hospitals, doctors and health-care providers is just part of what makes a healthy community. Here’s how to get and stay healthy in Overland Park.

Education

Bachelor’s Degree 57%
57% Complete
Graduated High School 96%
96% Complete

Overland Park, KS's Livability Rankings

Top 10 Families 2015
Top 10 Best Cities for Kids 2014
Top 10 Soccer 2012