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Sunrise of Leawood

11661 Granada, Leawood, KS 66211

3.7
(55 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

Sunrise of Leawood is an assisted living community in Leawood, Johnson County, Kansas that specializes in long and short-term memory care stays. The community is conveniently located in an affluent suburb, that's south of I-435 in the Kansas City Metropolitan Area. Leawood is nestled between...

Brookdale Overland Park 119th

6101 West 119th Street, Overland Park, KS 66209

4.5
(42 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed

Embrace the Good LifeAnyone can experience basic senior living, but why settle for basic when you can enjoy something exceptional? Nestled on a quiet campus with beautiful landscaping and fragrant gardens, our independent living community is full of active and vibrant seniors just like you....

Town Village of Leawood

4400 W 115th St, Leawood, KS 66211

4.5
(41 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed

Town Village of Leawood is a well-respected senior living community in Leawood, Kansas. As soon as you walk through our door, meet our wonderful staff, and see our beautiful community — you will understand why seniors love living at Town Village of Leawood.Our community replaces the drudgery of...

Addington Place of Prairie Village

2700 Somerset Dr, Prairie Village, KS 66206

3.8
(49 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, Semi-Private

Beautiful Addington Place of Prairie Village is located in Prairie Village, Kansas and can be a wonderful resting home for your elderly parent. We truly understand how difficult it can be for you to find the right spot for your parent to live if they can no longer live on their own. When choosing...

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Brookdale Overland Park

12000 Lamar Avenue, Overland Park, KS 66209

4.1
(31 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed

Comforts of Home, Conveniences of CommunityIf you want to exchange the burdens of everyday life for a senior living experience rich in wonderful friendships, quality care and luxury amenities, look no further. Nestled on a quiet campus with beautiful landscaping and fragrant flowers, our...

Lamar Court

11909 Lamar Avenue, Overland Park, KS 66209

3.6
(27 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

Your search is over. One look at the beautifully manicured lawns, spacious apartments and elegant decor, you'll know this is a great place to call home. Lounge by the fire, watch your favorite television program or listen to the player piano with your friends. Birds singing and crickets chirping...

Park Meadows Senior Living

5901 W. 107th Street, Overland Park, KS 66207

4.1
(93 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

We can’t wait for you to call Park Meadows Senior Living in Overland Park, Kansas, home. This Kansas City suburb offers Midwestern charm alongside big city venues, cultural centers, and museums set against a backdrop almost as pastoral as a John Steuart Curry painting. With nearly 45 golf courses...

Greenwood Terrace

11150 Greenwood Street, Lenexa, KS 66215

4.3
(90 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed

Greenwood Terrace provides a fulfilling, independent lifestyle in a welcoming environment. Finally, a rich country setting that feels miles away but is just minutes from Kansas City. Greenwood Terrace has so much history, culture and entertainment to offer that you could spend years taking it...

Senior Star at Wexford Place

6500 North Cosby Avenue, Kansas City, MO 64151

4.2
(86 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

Welcome to Senior Star at Wexford Place! Wexford Place is an independent living, assisted living, and state-of-the-art memory support community located in the heart of "The Northland" in Kansas City, Miissouri. It's a community filled with friendship and lots of ways to enjoy a life full of...

Garden Village

8550 North Granby Avenue, Kansas City, MO 64154

4.2
(81 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed

Garden Village provides a fulfilling, independent lifestyle in a welcoming environment. Our all-inclusive month-to-month rent covers: - Private apartment suites - Daily chef-prepared meals from scratch - A variety of enriching activities - Maintenance-free living - Weekly housekeeping and linen...

Solstice Senior Living at Lee's Summit

1098 Northeast Independence Avenue, Lee's Summit, MO 64086

4.5
(63 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed

Enjoy life on easy street at Solstice Senior Living at Lee’s Summit, where our residents enjoy easy access to adventure, entertainment and the beautiful outdoors. Family members and caregivers find comfort in the availability of on-site personal care professionals and our proximity to St. Luke’s...

Shawnee Hills Senior Living

6335 Maurer Road, Shawnee, KS 66217

4.5
(48 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

Welcome to Shawnee Hills Senior Living, a new concept in senior living in Shawnee, Kansas. The Community is conveniently located off of West 63rd Street and Maurer Road with direct access to Highway 435 and Shawnee Mission Parkway. Shawnee Hills is located directly north of the Shawnee Station...

Senior Star at Villa Ventura

12100 Wornall Road, Kansas City, MO 64145

4.3
(50 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

Welcome to Senior Star at Villa Ventura! Villa Ventura is an independent and assisted living community located near the southern edge of Kansas City. It's a community filled with friendship, sunshine, and lots of ways to enjoy a life full of purpose. Inside Villa Ventura, residents gather for...

Glenwood Village of Overland Park

9201 Foster St, Overland Park, KS 66212

4.0
(52 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

Glenwood Village of Overland Park provides assisted living and memory care services to seniors in the Overland Park, Kansas area. The city of Overland Park has excellent healthcare and recreational options, making it an ideal place for retirement.Our spacious apartments come with all of the...

The Parkway Senior Living

550 NE Napoleon Dr, Blue Springs, MO 64014

4.3
(48 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed

Opened in 2015 - The Parkway Senior Living Community is the first continuing care community in the Blue Springs, Missouri area. The Parkway is designed for the convenience and satisfaction of residents. All services and amenities are provided with attentiveness and professionalism to ensure...

Sunrise of Lenexa

15055 West 87th Street Parkway, Lenexa, KS 66215

4.2
(45 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

Step into a Sunrise Assisted Living community and you can't help but feel at home. We stop at nothing to make your experience warm and inviting, from our homelike exterior architecture, to our comfortable community areas and choice of suites to our exceptional outdoor gardens and landscaping....

The Welstone

6050 Broadmoor St, Mission, KS 66202

4.6
(42 reviews)

1 Bed, 2 Bed

Welcome to The Welstone At Mission Crossing! We are an active, independent senior living community in Mission, Kansas. Mission is a beautiful city to enjoy your retirement years; rich in culture and known for its friendly, laid-back residents. Whether you are moving closer to family or just love...

Bickford of Overland Park

10665 Barkley Street, Overland Park, KS 66212

3.9
(47 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed

We began our quest into senior living because of our love for our beloved mother, Mary Bickford, whose needs became too great for us to manage.  As we researched senior living options, we were shocked at our findings.  The options offered too much or too little — none met her...

Sunrise of Overland Park

12500 West 135th Street, Overland Park, KS 66221

4.0
(41 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

At Sunrise of Overland Park, KS, we offer our residents and their families the best of both worlds in so many ways. Our senior living community is located close enough to Interstate 35 to make it accessible, but far enough from the hustle and bustle to allow our residents to retain the privacy...

Overland Park Place

6555 West 75th Street, Overland Park, KS 66204

4.4
(37 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed

Welcome to Overland Park Place, a Five Star Quality Care Senior Living community located in the heart of Overland Park. Conveniently located near shopping, medical facilities and other attractions, Overland Park Place offers a carefree, casual lifestyle dedicated to the beauty of choice. Our...

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Cost of independent living in Leawood, KS

Independent Living costs differ by location and facility, as many communities offer different levels of care, amenities, and activities. Prices also vary based on how much — or how little — assistance a senior needs.

Monthly average independent living cost comparisons
  • $3,250
    National
  • $2,558
    State
  • $2,687
    Leawood, KS
  • $3,201
    Lenexa, KS
  • $2,774
    Lawrence, KS
Your actual costs may be higher or lower than the average.
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What is independent living?

Independent living offers a stress-free lifestyle for older adults. Independent living communities don’t provide personal care or supervision, but do offer generally healthy adults opportunities for socialization and hassle-free living. Independent living services often include:

  • Nutritious meals and snacks
  • Housekeeping
  • Laundry
  • Home maintenance and repairs
  • Social activities and outings
Complete guide to independent living

Leawood, Kansas

Independent Living

For seniors who wish to live primarily without assistance but wish for the advantage of having housekeeping maintained by professionalls, an Independent Living Community might be the perfect option. Basic chores such as meal planning and housekeeping are handled by staff and a calendar of recreational and leisure activities is provided, allowing residents the autonomy to use their time as they choose, free from daily responsibilities. Along with their daily needs being met, residents can enjoy an opportunity to live among peers, surrounded by others of similar age groups and interests. Typically comprised of a private living space and a full kitchen, these communities offer residences with many of the amenities of apartment life but with none of the hassle. Guests can be invited over and entertained, and more time can be spent with them with the basic maintenance of daily chores out of the way. While policies differ between locations, numerous residences allow pets as well. If medical or nursing support is desired, residents may always enlist the services of independent caregivers. There are an assortment of expenses and benefits to consider while choosing an independent living community. It is important to learn if these amenities are included in the plan: internet access, private phone, parking, laundry, cable TV, utilities, move-in fee, and field trips. The amenities associated with independent living include laundry service, healthcare center, transportation, concierge services, community activities, game/TV room, beauty salon & barber shop, and private rental hall.

Cost of Living

The cost of care for a community is influenced by the community where it is located. The rent burden for Leawood is around 14.9% of the average monthly income. Monthly, the median price for rent in Leawood is about $1,975 and the median price for a house for Leawood is $428,671.

Demographics and Values

In Leawood, 1.9% live in poverty, 5.1% are widowed, 63.9% participate in the labor force, and 1.0% do not have health insurance. Leawood has a population density of 886 people per square mile. The total population of Leawood consists of 34,659 people. Demographically, Leawood is 0.1% other or not specified, 0.0% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian, 1.1% black, 1.6% mixed race, 93.1% white, 0.0% Native American, 2.1% Hispanic, and 4.0% Asian. In terms of education, 35.0% have a graduate degree, 76.0% have a college degree, and 6.3% have a high-school diploma. In Leawood, 6.7% of the people are veterans. Out of the total city population, 48.6% are male and 51.4% are female. The median age of Leawood is 46 years old.

State Information

An overview of Kansas

Overall, Kansas ranks 22nd in quality of life and 33rd in healthcare compared to other US states. In terms of resources, Kansas has a cost of living index of 89.7, a grocery index rating of 91.9, and a housing index rating of 73.8. These index ratings are based on a system where 100 is considered the national average and anything below 100 is considered less expensive than the national average. Based on natural beauty, Kansas ranks 8th in the nation. There are 144 general hospitals and 75 health centers that provide care for 2,912,321 Kansas residents. University Of Kansas Hospital, Newton Medical Center, and Providence Medical Center are among the top three highest ranked hospitals in the state.

Social demographics of the state

In terms of diversity, Kansas ranks 25th in the nation and is considered LGBTQ friendly. The state has a median age of 37 and 29% of its population being over the age of 55. In Kansas, 37% of the population attend some form of religious service and there are 4,782 different congregations. The top three non-Christian denominations in the state are Jewish-<1%, Muslim-<1%, and Buddhist-<1%, with the most common Christian denominations consisting of Evangelical Protestant-31%, Mainline Protestant-24%, and Historically Black Protestant-2%. In Kansas there are 279 masonic lodges. In the most recent presidential election, 57% of Kansas residents voted Republican and 36% voted Democrat.

State-wide weather information

The average air quality index rating in Kansas is 36.0 AQI. The average air quality index rating peaks in the month of July with a rating of around 46.4 AQI. On average, the humidity rating for Kansas is around 66%. The highest monthly average humidity rating is 72% in the month of December. During the summer, the average temperature in Kansas is around 76F. Over the summer months the average high temperature peaks at around 95F during the month of July. The average low summer temperature is around 54F in the month of June. During the winter, the average temperature in Kansas drops to around 32F. The average high winter temperature is around 53F in the month of February. The average low temperature during the winter drops to around 12F in the month of January. The most precipitation occurs in May with an average of 6.73 inches of precipitation a month. On average, the state receives 2.55 inches of precipitation a month. While residents of Kansas mostly enjoy pleasant conditions, it’s important to be aware of inclement weather as well, which in Kansas can include tornadoes, floods, and and earthquakes (high).

Wildlife to be found in Kansas

The state of Kansas has a diverse array of plant and animal life. Local plant life can consist of Siberian elm, sycamore, moonseed, and eastern red cedar. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the muskrat, the skink, the beaver, or the woodchuck. The state animal of Kansas is the American buffalo.

Frequently asked questions about Independent Living facilities in Kansas

Novel Place Overland Park, Our Home Senior Care and Novel Place Blue Springs are the top rated independent living facilities near Leawood, Kansas. See full list of communities.

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