Among Kansas City’s more than 240 neighborhoods, you’ll find areas that feel like their own mini-cities—each unique with its own history, charm and attractions.

North Kansas City

Full of public parks and home to historic institutions and award-winning grub, this Northland neighborhood puts its own twist on Kansas City’s local flavor.


You’ll feel right at home whatever you decide to do here, whether you’re taking a stagecoach trip back in time, learning about Kansas City’s automotive history or grabbing fresh produce at the farmers’ market.

Overland Park

Take the kids along for a full day of indoor skydiving and dinosaur discovery before heading outdoors to a high-tech driving range and a firsthand look at farmstead life in this all-in-one destination. 

River Market

Sample cuisines from all across the world and navigate through stalls stocked with fresh produce. This distinct, 150-year-old riverfront neighborhood is a mecca for lovers of history, local produce and fresh eats.

South Plaza

Just south of Brush Creek, this laid-back neighborhood touts historic homes that hint at the city’s storied past—and a thriving culture scene that tells of the here-and-now—as tree-lined streets intermingle with scenic parks and a college campus more than 80 years old.

Southwest Boulevard

International food, flavorful coffee and craft brew dominate Southwest Boulevard—a celebrated stretch of road adjacent to the Crossroads featuring a spirit vibe totally unique to KC.

The Northland

The Northland knocks its suburban reputation with one-of-a-kind restaurants, great shopping districts and the first riverboat casinos in the state of Missouri.

Village West

Sports, stores and splashes are in store here, the largest entertainment area in the proud Sunflower State. But word to the wise—come early and stay late, because this Kansas suburb is jam-packed with something for everyone.


This entertainment district is as pleasant as it is lively, thanks in part to the diverse collage of nightlife, Kansas City history and family-friendly activities. 

West 39th Street

More than just an incredibly walkable strip of real estate between KU Med and Westport, West 39th Street is a funky collage of culture and cuisine—and one of the most colorful neighborhoods in the city.