It is important to note that Turner, a lower-cost area of Kansas City, is a more suitable space than some of the nearby neighborhoods for the budget-conscious renter. Because of this, locals can find the time (and money) to enjoy the wealth of activities that fill the neighborhood. Turner is a family-centric place and has centrally-located shopping malls that speak to that. If you are looking for a special place to call home, consider Esquire Estates and Hickory Hill Estates.
Eating, Drinking and Recreation
There's no shortage of basic to more specialized amenities and services in Turner. To help focus your search, the streets of S 55th St. and Shawnee Dr. are two of the busiest streets in the neighborhood. On these streets you can find something worthwhile to do, dine out or have a drink. With our easy-to-use apartment finder tool, skip the search and head straight to what matters most.
Enjoy a tasty dinner at Bbq Bonanza and have cocktails afterward at Conroy's Public House. Not to be overlooked when you're hungry, there are several chain restaurant options in the neighborhood, on top of that. McDonald's and Kfc are both located in the neighborhood.
It doesn't hurt to have a gym or a spa down the street. Turner has Advanced Fitness Tech. Additionally, Parks & Recreation Admin Bldg is a place where you can get some fresh air and stretch your legs.
For a more inclusive list of places to hang, drink and chill in Turner, browse the Yelp page.
Apple Market and Shawnee Apple Market, both located on S 47th St., are just a couple of the many grocery stores in the Turner area. Never fail to satisfy your sweet-tooth in this neighborhood. Follow the aroma of freshly baked treats to Chacko's Bakery & Catering on Johnson Dr., or continue on to Bimbo Bakeries Usa, which is also in the area.
Taking care of everyday shopping needs is simple enough, as the apartment rentals in Turner are conveniently located next to shopping centers and malls, including Tomahawk Shopping Ctr, which is right in the neighborhood.
Neighborhood School Stats
Schools near the apartments in Turner are Turner High School, Turner Middle School and Turner Elementary School. Due to the fact that school district boundaries do not necessarily line up with county lines, you should contact local school district representatives for more information on exactly which schools serve the apartments for rent you are most interested.
The Kansas City district has 30 elementary schools, eight middle schools and five high schools, and the ratio of students to teachers is more favorable than Turner-Kansas City. Kansas City district also has a smaller population of students than Turner-Kansas City. Kansas City district has more blue ribbons and a higher Great Schools score than the Turner-Kansas City district.
Neighborhood Demographics and Costs of Living
In terms of affordability, Turner is not distinct from Esquire Estates, or any other suburb of Kansas City. The average household in Turner spends $51.3K/year, which is close to Esquire Estates's $53.5K/year.
The neighborhoods of Turner and Esquire Estates are similar in terms of household size. In Turner, the average household size is 2.57 inhabitants, and in Esquire Estates it is 2.49 inhabitants.
Turner's average household income is $63.2K, which is similar to Esquire Estates's. Be that as it may, Turner is home to more residents with master's degrees than Esquire Estates.