The neighborhood of Westside North is located in the city of Kansas City, Missouri.
Despite the somewhat busy feel, there are a lot of green spaces to enjoy in Westside North. There are around 10 parks nearby for residents to visit and they are especially well-situated, which makes them easy to get to from most locations within the neighborhood. Lastly, this part of the city remains relatively quiet, since there are few pedestrians; however noise levels are higher closer to Interstate 670, Interstate 35 or the railway line.
In Westside North, many of buildings are single detached homes, while large apartment buildings and small apartment buildings make up most of the remaining housing stock. Most of the housing growth in this part of the city happened before the 1960s. This neighborhood has a choice of unit sizes, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. The split between renters and home owners is about even.
The closest supermarket in this neighborhood is typically only a very short walk away. Likewise, a restaurant is typically just around the corner. In terms of education, both primary and secondary schools are very easy to walk to from any location in Westside North.
This area is a fairly pleasant part of Kansas City for pedestrians; many daily errands can be run on foot. The best approach to get around in Westside North is usually a car. Parking is quite easy, and many houses for sale are a very short drive from the closest highway, such as Interstate 35. In contrast, the public transit service in Westside North is sometimes poor. Nevertheless, there are a few bus lines passing through the neighborhood, and bus stops are not very far-removed from most houses.