The neighborhood of Oak Park Southwest can be found in the city of Kansas City, Missouri.
People who prefer a slower-paced ambience will enjoy Oak Park Southwest. The noise levels in this part of the city are very low, as the streets are very calm. Finally, there are a few green spaces close by for residents to visit, like Brush Creek Park and Oak Park, resulting in them being very easy to get to from a large number of locations in the neighborhood.
The properties in this neighborhood are very old, since around 90% of its dwellings were constructed before the 1960s, while many of the remaining buildings were constructed 1960. The predominant housing types in this area are single detached homes and row houses. Around two thirds of the population of this neighborhood rent their home whereas the remainder are owners. This part of the city has a selection of housing size options, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms.
Property owners in Oak Park Southwest will be pleased to learn that a grocery store is always only a rather short walk away. Moreover, residents won't have to look far to take advantage of the nearest cafe. When it comes to education, in Oak Park Southwest, residents will commonly be able to access primary schools by walking. However, there are no high schools in this area.
The preferred way to navigate this neighborhood is usually driving. Parking is quite easy, and most properties for sale are a short drive from the closest highway. On the other hand, the public transit service in this part of the city is not very frequent. Thankfully, there are a few bus lines, and bus stops are not very far-removed from most houses. There aren't many pedestrians out on the streets of Oak Park Southwest, despite the fact that meeting daily needs is convenient on foot.