Winnetonka Apartments for Rent(hide neighborhood information)
Located in the northeastern part of Kansas City, the Winnetonka neighborhood is centrally located beside a number of major thoroughfares. On its eastern side, residents have access to Interstate 435, and to its north and west, Interstate 35 is easily accessible. Among the other neighborhoods located around Winnetonka are Hill Haven to the south, Holiday Hills to the west, and Winwood Garden and Maple Park to the north.
When it comes to public schools, Winnetonka residents have a number of options. Among elementary school choices are Lakewood, Winnwood, and Topping Elementary, while middle schools include Eastgate and Northgate. Winnetonka is the high school most all students will attend, except for those who decide to go to a private school. There are several private schools near the neighborhood. Metropolitan Community College and Grantham University are each within a three-mile drive.
Winnetonka is flanked on three sides by parklands, with Searcy Creek Parkway to the north and west and Hidden Valley Park to the south. Perhaps one of the most popular spots for enjoying outdoor fun is the Midwest Worlds of Fun, located to the east of the neighborhood. It’s a family-themed amusement park. For medical care, North Kansas City Hospital is a short drive from Winnetonka.
The Kansas City Museum and the Arabia Steamboat Museum are both within seven miles of Winnetonka. The neighborhood features two shopping centers nearby, Winwood and Antioch. Golfing at Maple Creek Golf Course is close to the neighborhood. Residents can support their favorite Kansas City sports teams such as the Kansas City Chiefs of the NFL and the Kansas City Royals of the American League, just 10 minutes away.