White Oak Apartments for Rent(hide neighborhood information)
Nestled among other beautiful, tree-lined neighborhoods of Kansas City, White Oak is a medium-size, picturesque community in the 64138 zip code. With an area of 1.381 square miles, it has a population just under 3,000 residents.
It’s bordered to the north by East 87th Street and to the south by East Bannister Road. Booth Avenue and Farley Avenue make up its western border, and South Raytown Road serves as its eastern border.
Most of the homes in White Oak are single-family, detached units of varying styles, ranging from single-story, ranch-style houses to classic American two-story homes.
Several stores and shopping centers are nearby. Robandee Shopping Center is just to its southwest. Parkway Shopping Center and Coach Lamp Shopping Center are both about two miles to its north; these outdoor venues offer a wide variety of shops and eateries.
Many restaurants are within walking distance. Olive Cafe is located to its southwest, while Little’s Caesar’s Pizza, McDonald’s, Subway, and New China are to its northwest. Pizza Hut and Church’s Chicken are to its west.
White Oak is a very family-friendly community, with a few highly respected schools within walking distance of anywhere in the neighborhood. Union Point School is just to its south. St. John Francis Regis School, which is noted for its high-quality teaching staff, is a half-mile to its west, while Truman Elementary School is about a mile to its west. Specialty after-school studios for education are also available, such as Kwanzaa Martial Arts Academy, which lies just southwest of the community.