Strupwood Apartments for Rent(hide neighborhood information)
Located on Kansas City’s southeast side, the Strupwood neighborhood on the Missouri side of the river is bordered by East 67th Street to the north, Interstate 435 to the east, East Gregory Boulevard to the south, and the Swope Golf course to the west. The subdivision consists of single-family homes spread along East 68th Street, East 68th Terrace, Ewing Avenue, East 69th Street, East 69th Terrace, East 70th Street, Bristol Avenue, Winchester Avenue, Corrington Avenue, and Strupwood Court.
Strupwood contains a mixture of ranch-style and two-story dwellings, many of which are situated onto courts complete with sidewalks, making the community pedestrian-friendly for people and their pets. Residents of Strupwood will also enjoy a quick commute to area schools such as Westridge Elementary School, South Middle School, and Southeast Junior High School, all of which are within five miles of the neighborhood.
In addition to proximity to educational facilities, Strupwood also offers residents easy access to downtown Kansas City, which is less than 12 miles to the southeast via Interstate 435 and Interstate 70. Kauffman Stadium–home to the Kansas City Royals–is a 10-minute drive to the north, and Arrowhead Stadium, which is the home playing field for the Kansas City Chiefs, is within six miles of the Strupwood subdivision.
Outdoor enthusiasts will enjoy nearby Swope Park, which features 10 shelter houses, two golf courses, a swimming pool, Frisbee golf course, baseball diamonds, soccer fields, Lakeside Nature Center, Kansas City Zoological Park, and Starlight Theatre. At 1,769 acres, Swope Park is the 29th-largest municipal park in the United States and the largest park in Kansas City. Residents more interested in the latest styles and fashions can take a 20-minute trip to Oak Park Mall, which features over 200 stores and is the largest mall in the Kansas City Metro Area.