North Park

North Park ParadeNorth Park includes the area from Metcalf to Lowell, Johnson Drive to 54th Street/54th Terrace.

The North Park neighborhood has organized several large events, including an Awareness Walk in 2001 and a successful summer picnic lunch at the Overland Park Arboretum.

  • Organized in 2000
  • Current Status: Inactive
  • 1,070 residents
  • 265 single family homes
  • 106 duplex units
  • 136 Multifamily units
  • 9 percent of single family homes are absentee-owned
  • 42 percent of duplexes are absentee-owned
  • Mean home value of $173,500
  • Mean year homes were built: 1957
  • Thirty-three property maintenance cases reported for the year

Neighborhood goals:

An ongoing project for the group has been beautifying the neighborhood park, North Park, by planting a lilac garden. Since then, funds have been donated by the Employers Reinsurance Corporation to install a watering system for the lilacs.

Neighborhood Indicators

Neighborhood indicators report measurable changes of conditions over a five-year trend. Individual neighborhood indicator stats are also available for this neighborhood.

Neighborhood meetings:

Meetings are held 7 p.m., second Thursday of odd months at the Johnson County Administrative Building, 6000 Lamar. To contact your chairperson, call 913-895-6270 or email neighborhoods@opkansas.org or send your contact information to your chairperson.

Neighborhood newsletters: