Calico Farms Apartments for Rent(hide neighborhood information)
Calico Farms is a neighborhood in Kansas City, Missouri. The neighborhood is part of the 64131 and 64137 zip codes and located south of Red Bridge Road, east of Blue River Road and north of Martha Truman road. Most of the homes in the area were built between 1960 and 1990 with the majority being detached homes lived in by the owner.
Residents of Calico Farms are mostly single with only about 40% being married and a quarter of the households have at least one child. Most of the adults are younger, around 20-40 years of age.
One of the most obvious points to be made about Calico Farms is the true beauty of the neighborhood. The area has plenty of open space with excellent greenery. Several undeveloped forested areas as well as parks and waterways make up the neighborhood providing a wonderful place to truly relax. Recreation is also a major part of the area with the numerous lakes including Kernoodles Park Lake which is part of Kernoodles Park. This area park lacks the amenities of many other parks in the area but it more than makes up for it in beauty and tranquility. Many come to the park to take advantage of the photo opportunities, wildlife sightings and of course for the many trails. Walkers, runners and cyclists come to the park to take advantage of the miles of scenic trails.
Most of the shopping for those in Calico Farms is done about 1-2 miles west of the neighborhood off of 119th Street. In this area there are numerous major national brand name retail establishments offering a wide assortment of goods and services. The area also boasts a large number of dining options. Restaurants represent many different tastes from many countries around the world. The area is also home to the Sprint Campus, which is a major employer in the area.