Johnson County, Kansas
Johnson County KS ranks as the most populous county in the State and also ranks as the most affluent county in the State and one of the most affluent in the nation. In case you think that makes Johnson Countians stuffy or self-absorbed, people who live here used that affluence to give generously to Joplin, MO and Greensburg KS after their devastating tornadoes. Johnson County also took in many displaced people after hurricane Katrina and has lent their assistance to nations in need as well.
Transplants to Johnson County marvel at the friendliness, strong character, and progressive ideals of this Kansas community. Most residents are highly educated and interested in guiding their county and families toward a positive and competitive future. The high quality of public schools and universities reflect the priority residents place on education and learning.
Johnson County is full of parks that display the prairie grasslands, rolling hills, and forested corridors along streams and rivers with trails for pedestrians, cyclists, and equestrians. It's a diverse community that enjoys outdoor activities during the warm months and seeks to remain active through the cold, and sometimes snowy, winter months. One of the most recognized soccer complexes in the nation is here in Johnson County! People here are strong supporters of the Kansas City Royals and the Kansas City Chiefs. Many residents spend their summer weekends at the nearby Lake of the Ozarks or Branson, Missouri attractions.
The real estate market has been strong and while it did suffer a setback from the 2008 downturn, it has recovered nicely and continues an upward trend.
The data relating to real estate displayed on this website comes in part from the Heartland Multiple Listing Service database compilation. The properties displayed on this website may not be all of the properties in the Heartland MLS database compilation, or all of the properties listed with other brokers participating in the Heartland MLS IDX program. Detailed information about the properties displayed on this website includes the name of the listing company.
This data was last updated: Jun 19, 2018 7:19:am.