Kansas City Local Guide


Introducing Kansas City, Missouri

There are many rental options in Kansas City, truly a great city to look in your next home, and a key part of this great state of MO. Kansas City has 742 neighborhoods. Local apartment shoppers find out this is a highly recommended place to call home. People here like Kansas City, MO for a number of motivations, which most often include how much it costs to live here, where it is located, along with education and schools, and the life they find in this area. We have researched these factors for you, so continue reading for more details. ApartmentHomeLiving features 2,312 apartment complexes available in and around this municipal area.

Lifestyle Ratings

ApartmentHomeLiving brings you comprehensive Lifestyle Ratings of neighborhoods, metropolitan areas, and rental properties across Missouri, including Kansas City. Our Lifestyle Ratings help you zero-in on the perfect place to call home. This takes in many factors including our Star Ratings to compare for proximity to parks, luxury amenities, pet-friendly features, places that make kids happy, proximity to transit, and how walkable or bikeable each community and area is. Find Lifestyle Search in the filter options (above). Happy Searching!

Getting Around Kansas City

While area is better for walking and exercising on foot than many other cities and towns, Kansas City is considered 'semi-car-dependent'. Given how the area is layed out and walkable sidewalks and foot paths, residents who so desire can be fairly independent without having to use their automobile on some of your shopping trips.

Schools in Kansas City, MO

For families with children, education can be an important factor in choosing your rental home. Choosing a rental home or apartment is an opportunity to benefit your school-age children with favorable schools.

Make sure you check out North Kansas City High, the highest-rated high school in this town. For kids between elementary and high school ages the highest-rated middle school in this city is Northeast Middle School. For grades K-5 take notice of Garfield Elementary, the highest-rated elementary school in this municipal area.

Kansas City Points of Interest

Penguin Park is found nearby. In this town we find several USPS ZIP Codes, including 64111.

Pet Friendly Apartments

For apartment residents with pets, 'pet friendly' multifamily communities are available nearby.

Kansas City Rental Pricing

The average apartment rent in Kansas City costs $2,037. The average home rent in this area is $1,701. An apartment unit for rent in this town costs from $445 to $7,800. Studio apartments average $1,145 and range from $500 to $1,875. One bedroom apartments average $1,351 and range from $445 to $7,800. A 2 bedroom apartments averages $1,593 and ranges from $459 to $5,455. On average rent for a 3 bedroom apartment in Kansas City costs you $1,997, and has a range from $523 to $4,787. 4 bedroom (and larger) apartments average $2,069 and range from $935 to $3,250.

Low Income / Section 8 in Kansas City

This city provides low income apartment complexes for you to lease. 'Low income' multifamily communities are funded by local government, and have particular income restrictions to qualify.

, 'naturally-occuring affordable housing' (NOAH) apartments are available. Naturally occuring affordable housing is apartments without income restrictions provided by the market at low cost.

US Population Rank for Kansas City, MO - ApartmentHomeLiving.com
Top 3 Local Schools in Kansas City, MO - ApartmentHomeLiving.comClardy ElementaryLincoln College Preparatory AcademyNew Mark Middle

Frequently Asked Questions about Kansas City

How much are Studio apartments in Kansas City?

The pricing for 206 Studio Apartments in Kansas City currently ranges from $500 to $3,968 with an average price of $1,139.

What is the current price range for One Bedroom Kansas City Apartments for rent?

Today's rental pricing for One Bedroom Apartments in Kansas City ranges from $445 to $7,800 with an average monthly rent of $1,350.

What does renting a Two Bedroom Apartment in Kansas City cost?

The monthly rent prices of Two Bedroom Apartments currently available in Kansas City range from $459 to $10,000. Today's average rental price for Two Bedrooms here is $1,592.

How expensive are Kansas City Three Bedroom Apartments?

There are currently 372 Three Bedroom Apartments listings available in Kansas City on ApartmentHomeLiving.com. The pricing ranges from $523 to $5,885 - averaging $1,998 for the location.