The neighborhood of Martin City is situated within the city of Kansas City, Missouri.
Home buyers who prefer a calm atmosphere will enjoy Martin City. Access to public green spaces, such as Blue River Parkway, is easy from most locations in the neighborhood and there are a few of them nearby for residents to visit. This part of the city is also quiet, as the streets are tranquil - although that is not the case around the railway line.
The predominance of single detached homes in the housing stock of Martin City is an important part of its character. Most homes in this neighborhood were constructed since the year 2000, during its latest housing boom. There is a higher proportion of three bedroom homes in this part of Kansas City. Home owners occupy roughly 60% of the properties in the neighborhood while renters occupy the remainder.
Some, but not all, home buyers in Martin City will reside within walking distance of the closest grocery store. A small number of restaurants and cafes are available as well. Regarding education, locals will welcome the proximity to primary schools, which are within walking distance from most houses for sale in Martin City. In contrast, property buyers may find it difficult to access high schools as a pedestrian.
This neighborhood is an extremely convenient part of Kansas City for traveling by car. Most houses for sale are a rather short drive from the closest highway, and it is especially convenient to access a place to park. On the other hand, public transit riders may find very few options in Martin City by reason of the infrequent service. Nevertheless, residents are served by a few bus lines, and bus stops are not very far from most houses. It is difficult for people walking to move around in this area because very few common errands can be run without the use of a car.