The neighborhood of Swope Parkway - Elmwood can be found in the city of Kansas City, Missouri.
Swope Parkway - Elmwood offers a slower-paced environment and will appeal to those who enjoy spending time outdoors. It is very easy to get to public green spaces in the neighborhood, since reaching one from most houses is easy and there are approximately 20 parks nearby for residents to explore. This part of the city is also quiet, as there are low levels of noise from traffic.
A majority of the housing growth in Swope Parkway - Elmwood happened prior to the 1960s. The predominance of single detached homes in the housing stock of this part of the city is an important part of its character. Renters occupy about two thirds of the properties in the neighborhood whereas owners occupy the remainder. This neighborhood also has a selection of housing size options - homes range from lofts to four or more bedrooms.
Home buyers in Swope Parkway - Elmwood generally have to rely on a car to do groceries. A limited number of coffee shops can be found. With respect to education, there are no high schools and no primary schools in Swope Parkway - Elmwood.
A car is an excellent transportation option in Swope Parkway - Elmwood. It is very convenient to park, and nearby highways are easy to reach from any home in this part of the city. On the other hand, the public transit network in this neighborhood is not very convenient. Thankfully, residents have access to a few bus lines, and most properties are very close to a bus stop. Most homes for sale in this part of the city are located in places that are not very convenient for traveling on foot because very few daily errands can be run without the use of a car.