Lees Summit is a city located in Missouri, United States.
Lees Summit is quiet, as the streets are usually tranquil - however noise can be bothersome around Interstate 470, the railway line or the airport (Lees Summit Municipal Airport).
Single detached homes are the most common housing type, representing around three quarters of the dwellings in Lees Summit, and the remaining properties are mainly townhouses. The average year of construction for buildings in this city is 1992. This city has a selection of housing sizes, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. Home owners occupy roughly 80% of the dwellings in the city and 20% are occupied by renters.
High schools and primary schools are not particularly numerous in Lees Summit, and for this reason tend to require a rather long walk to get to. Residents benefit from public and private schools at both the elementary and secondary school level. Regarding food, accessing one of about 20 supermarkets on foot is possible for some, but not all, property owners in Lees Summit. Residents are served by over 150 restaurants and cafes as well.
Commuting by car is especially convenient in Lees Summit. Finding a place to park is quite easy, and many properties for sale are a rather short car ride from the closest highway, such as Interstate 470. On the other hand, this city is not very suitable for walking as running common errands is difficult.