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Sterling Gardens is a neighborhood in the Raytown area east of Kansas City Missouri. The slightly hilly subdivision, composed of single-family homes and duplexes, is a serene suburb of tall shade trees, few sidewalks, large yards, and well-tended lawns. An easy commute from downtown Kansas City, it is slightly east of the intersection of the I-70 and I-435 freeways.
The boundary of Sterling Gardens on the north is East 47th Street. On the east, the neighborhood extends to homes on both sides of Blue Ridge Avenue. On the south, the boundary is East 51rst Street, and on the west, it is Sterling Avenue. The zip code for the Sterling Gardens neighborhood is 64133.
Blue Ridge, Pitcher, and Fleetwood are elementary schools near the neighborhood. Raytown Middle School, Fairview High, and Raytown High are local secondary schools. The University of Missouri-Kansas City, Rockhurst University, and the Kansas City Art Institute are three of the eminent colleges in the Kansas City area.
Super Splash, less than two miles from Sterling Gardens, is a popular Raytown water park that offers cooling pools and water slides of every description. For land-based recreation, Arrowhead Stadium at the Truman Sports Complex is the site of the Kansas City Chiefs’ football games. In the same complex, Kaufman Stadium is the home of the Kansas City Royals baseball team. Both venues are less than two miles west of Sterling Gardens.
For quieter fun, Burr Oak Woods Nature Area is about 10 miles east of Sterling Gardens. It offers hiking trails of all levels of difficulty and a chance to learn from hands-on science exhibits at the visitor center. The park is a mile north of I-70 at exit 20, and admission is free.