Marlborough Heights Marlborough Pride Apartments for Rent(hide neighborhood information)
Marlborough Heights/Marlboro Pride is a centrally located neighborhood in Kansas City, Missouri. Marlborough Heights/Marlborough Pride is bounded by East 79th Street to the north, Prospect Avenue to the east, East 85th Street to the south, and Troost Avenue to the west.
Marlborough Heights/Marlborough Pride is an affordable neighborhood and has many different styles of homes, mostly from the 1950s and ’60s. The neighborhood has apartment living and single-family homes mixed in, with many mature trees that make for shady streets with wide sidewalks. It is pedestrian friendly and a good place to learn to ride a bike.
Marlborough Heights/Marlborough Pride is close to Kindred Hospital of Kansas City. Kindred Hospital is located at 8701 Troost Avenue and is known for long term acute care and rehabilitation services.
Center High School is located very close to Marlborough Heights/Marlborough Pride at 8769 Homes Road. It has many updated features and newer athletic fields.
Swope Park is blocks away from Marlborough Heights/Marlborough Pride and is over 1,700 acres, mostly undeveloped and heavily wooded. The park has several attractions for the whole family. The Starlight Theatre, on the grounds of Swope Park, is an outdoor theatre that can seat over 7900 people, and is one of the last self-producing outdoor theatres in the country. Swope Park is also the training grounds for the Major League Soccer Kansas City Wizards team, and has two golf courses as well as baseball diamonds and athletic fields. Lakeside Nature Center is a part of Swope Park as well, and offers many educational programs.
It is not a long trip from Marlborough Heights/Marlboro Pride to Kansas City’s professional sports teams. Arrowhead Stadium, at 1 Arrowhead Way, is the home for the Kansas City Chiefs of the NFL. Kauffman Stadium, at 1 Royal Way, is where the Kansas City Royals play their home games. They are conveniently located off of Interstate 70 and are literally next door to each other.