Living and Working in Kansas City
Kansas City, Kansas, and Kansas City, Missouri, are abuzz with opportunities. Get to know why we love calling the City of Fountains home.
A metropolitan area of 2.3 million people, Kansas City offers the diversity and excitement of a large city with the charm and convenience of Midwest living.
Walkable, tree-lined neighborhoods surround the KU Medical Center campus, which is within easy reach of the city's top destinations, including the Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art and the Country Club Plaza, a shopping district celebrated for its architecture and pedestrian-oriented design. The campus is less than five miles from downtown Kansas City, Missouri, and close to many of the metro's lively arts and entertainment districts, museums and restaurants.
Kansas City is home to more than 240 neighborhoods—each unique with its own history, charm and attractions. Take a closer look at the neighborhood around our campus at Rainbow Boulevard and 39th Street. You won't want to miss all the things to see and do around Kansas City, Kansas.
Interested in exploring the area? Here are some of the most popular neighborhoods around the metro:
With such a vibrant food scene in Kansas City, your toughest decision will be where to start. Check out some tips from the experts who never tire of tasting all the best KC has to offer: