The neighborhood of Self Help Neighborhood Council is situated within the city of Kansas City, Missouri.
The character of Self Help Neighborhood Council is exemplified by its relaxed atmosphere. The noise levels in this part of the city are quite low, as the streets are peaceful. Finally, although the neighborhood does not contain any parks, green spaces are very well-distributed in nearby neighborhoods, making them very easy to get to from a large number of locations in the neighborhood.
Most of the housing growth in Self Help Neighborhood Council happened in the 1960s and 1970s. The large proportion of single detached homes in the housing stock of this area is an important part of its character. Renters occupy around 60% of the units in the neighborhood while the rest are occupied by owners. This part of Kansas City offers mainly three bedroom and two bedroom homes.
Property owners in this neighborhood will be pleased to learn that a grocery store is always only a reasonably short walk away. Residents of this part of the city benefit from a few restaurants as well. Concerning education, in Self Help Neighborhood Council, locals will usually be able to access both primary and secondary schools by walking.
The favored way to move around in this neighborhood is usually driving. It is especially convenient to park, and it is a very short car ride to the nearest highway from any location in this part of Kansas City. In contrast, residents using public transit may have limited choices in Self Help Neighborhood Council by reason of the low service level. Nonetheless, residents are served by a few bus lines, and most properties are very close to a bus stop. A majority of the homes for sale in this area are located in places that are not especially conducive to traveling on foot as few daily needs can be met by walking.