Palestine East Apartments for Rent(hide neighborhood information)
Kansas City, Missouri, with more than 400,000 residents, is the largest city in the state. Located in the northwest region along the Missouri River, Kansas City is more than tasty barbecue.
This Midwest city is home to tourist attractions like the Hallmark (cards) Visitor Center, Worlds/Oceans of Fun theme parks, and Kauffman and Arrowhead Stadiums, home to the KC Royals and Chiefs, respectively. Local museums include the Kemper Museum of Contemporary Art & Design and the Arabia Steamboat Museum.
Nestled among these attractions are various Kansas City historical sites, parks, and family communities. The Palestine East neighborhood is bordered by 32nd Street to the north, 39th Street to the south, Cleveland Avenue to the west, and Jackson Avenue to the east. It is in the 64128 zip code of Jackson County.
Palestine East residents have easy access to the Kansas City Transportation Authority (KCATA.) The Purple 121 (Cleveland/Antioch) bus runs along Cleveland Avenue and the No.39 runs along 39th Street.
A family neighborhood with single residential homes as well as rentals, Palestine East is also a Neighborhood Caring Community. It has its own community garden and is within walking distance of Seven Oaks Park. Other nearby city parks are Brush Creek and Eastwood.
To the northwest of Palestine East is Penn Valley Park. It has varied facilities including a skate-park, off-leash dog park, and the National World War 1 Museum at Liberty Memorial.
To the south of Palestine East is Kansas City’s largest park, Swope Park. It is the second largest urban park in the United States and home to the Kansas City Zoo and Swope Memorial Golf Course.
The University of Missouri at Kansas City is less than five miles from Palestine East, as is the Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art and the Toy & Miniature Museum. Also about five miles away is the University of Kansas Hospital.