Coronavirus Affects City Services

To prevent the spread of coronavirus in our community, Johnson County Government has ordered residents to stay at home except for essential needs, beginning Tuesday, March 24 for 30 days.

The Overland Park Arboretum & Botanical Gardens, Recycling Center, and playgrounds and shelters at City parks are closed, and many other City services are affected by this order.

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OP At-a-Glance

Population

Approximately 195,040 residents

Second-largest city in Kansas

Second-largest city in metropolitan Kansas City

Land Area

75.6 square miles

Form of Government

Overland Park operates under a Mayor-Council-City Manager form of government.

Governing Body

Mayor – elected at-large

12 Council members
Two from each of six wards
Serve staggered, four-year terms

Median Age

37.9, according to the 2017 American Community Survey estimate

Median Household Income

$78,217 according to the 2017 American Community Survey estimate

Number of Households

76,621 according to the 2017 American Community Survey estimate

New Construction Values

Residential – $402.6 million
Non-residential – $389.2 million

Property Taxes

Mill levy: 13.566 mills

Sales Tax

9.1 percent

Retail Sales

$4 billion in 2017

Sister City

Bietigheim-Bissingen, Germany