In Crossroads, great shopping is just around the corner at places like Bob Jones Shoes and Cellar Rat Wine Merchants. Look beyond Crossroads for that special apartment. Don't forget areas like Westside North and Central Business District.
Amenities Around the Apartments for Rent
We make it easier to carve out your next neighborhood nook with ratings and reviews of apartments online. Home to a host of everyday essentials and specialized shops, the convenience of living in Crossroads can't be beat. Grand Blvd. and Main St. are two particularly busy streets well-suited for those who prefer living in the thick of things. Have a little fun finding your next place in Crossroads with help from our apartment finder tool.
Enjoy a fulfilling meal at Nara Restaurant and make a pit stop after at P R's Place for drinks. Crossroads is home to a vibrant restaurant scene, with options like pizza, deli snacks and sandwiches. Willlie's Pub and Temptations are only a couple of the nearby options for those looking to grab some drinks and unwind with friends. Denny's is located on Broadway St.-- most convenient for when your craving can't be sated by anywhere else.
Crossroads's Musical Theater Heritage makes it easy to catch a fine arts performance any day of the week.
The Yelp page will provide you with even more places to eat, drink and hang out in Crossroads.
Crossroads has many retailers for day-to-day shopping needs, including Service Disabled Veteran Corp and Broadway & Penn. Additional retail shopping includes Thistle.
Cost of Living and Demographics
Is Crossroads the right neighborhood for you? A look at your future neighbors' expenditures might help you make a decision. The cost of living in Crossroads is 15% costlier than comparable suburban areas of Kansas City, such as Westside North. On average a household in Crossroads spends $54.8K/year in total expenditures. Compare these expenses to those of Westside North, which come to around $47.6K/year.
Crossroads is distinct from neighboring Westside North by average household size and the percentage of households in the neighborhood that have children. There are 1.42 people per household in Crossroads and 2.52 people per household in Westside North. With respect to the percentage of households with children, 2% have children in Crossroads and in Westside North it's 32% of households with children.
The household average income in Crossroads is higher than that of households in Westside North, and more residents in Crossroads have earned post-secondary or advanced degrees than their neighbors in Westside North. Its average household income is $69.4K/year while the median is $55,799. Compare this fact with Westside North, where the average income is $56.7K and the median is $29,619. In addition to that, more people in Crossroads have attained a master's degree or higher.