Quality of Life
When Money magazine named Overland Park one of the “Top Best Places to Live” in 2014, it was the fifth consecutive time the city earned a spot on the coveted list. Our community has been ranked at the top of dozens of other national rankings because of its attractive and safe neighborhoods, low taxes, nationally-ranked public schools, state-of-the-art health care, and diverse cultural and recreational amenities.
Community leaders long have been committed to education in Overland Park, making it a cornerstone for economic development.
Overland Park residents are fortunate to have numerous state-of-the-art health care and wellness options with major medical centers and more than 2,000 highly qualified physicians just minutes away.
A steady increase in population and affluence in Overland Park over the past 50 years has resulted in some of the most desirable housing in the Kansas City metro area.
With an abundance of unique recreation, arts and culture amenities, Overland Park residents can find a new and exciting experience every day.