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With more than 400,000 people, Kansas City is the largest city in the state of Missouri. A city rich in history and culture, Kansas City is home to museums, parks, and professional sports teams. In the 64129 zip code of Kansas City is the mid-sized neighborhood of Leeds. Leeds sprawls across an area south of Interstate 70 and encompasses a large area along East Stadium Drive.
Leeds is located just west of Interstate 435 and is less than two miles from both Kauffman and Arrowhead Stadiums. Kauffman Stadium is home to Major League Baseball’s Kansas City Royals. The Kansas City Chiefs professional football team plays at Arrowhead Stadium, which also hosts several big-name concerts annually.
The neighborhood of Leeds is a mixture of residential and commercial areas. Local dining and business are within walking distance, as is access to public bus routes run along 31st Street and Highway 40. The Linwood YMCA is local to the neighborhood.
Leeds is bordered by the neighborhoods of Dunbar and Vineyard Estates and is near area schools including Central High School and the DeLano Alternative school. It is conveniently located near several city parks including Seven Oaks, Chelsea Park, and Central Park. To its south is Eastwood Park, which has large open green spaces and a walking trail. To the north of Leeds is Blue Valley Park with trails, ball fields, soccer fields, a disc golf course, and a fishing pond.
Golfers are only ten minutes from the Rockwood Country Club. The 18-hole golf course with mature trees and quick greens makes for a golfing oasis amid the bustle of the surrounding city environment.
The urban area of Leeds is centrally located to the Kansas City VA medical Center and the University of Missouri at Kansas City. It is only ten minutes from downtown Kansas City.