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Lees Summit, Missouri, 64081
1 Bedroom$882 - $955
2 Bedrooms$957 - $1,262
3 Bedrooms$1,349 - $1,434
Kansas City, Missouri, 64134
2 Bedrooms$625 - $720
Kansas City, Missouri, 64133
1 Bedroom$485 - $515
2 BedroomsUp to $675
Independence, Missouri, 64055
1 Bedroom$736 - $1,034
2 Bedrooms$939 - $1,055
3 Bedrooms$1,092 - $1,162
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Blue Springs is an exceedingly compelling city with a wide array of apartment living options - whether you are searching in the mid winter or any other time of the year.
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Blue Springs Apartment Rental Market
Household Income City State City Compared to State Less than $10,000 3.5% 10.1% -6.6% $10,000 to $14,999 2.9% 7.0% -4.1% $15,000 to $19,999 3.3% 7.1% -3.8% $20,000 to $24,999 4.8% 7.5% -2.7% $25,000 to $29,999 5.6% 7.3% -1.7% $30,000 to $34,999 5.8% 7.1% -1.3% $35,000 to $39,999 6.0% 6.4% -0.4% $40,000 to $44,999 5.6% 6.0% -0.4% $45,000 to $49,999 6.2% 5.2% +1.0% $50,000 to $59,999 12.2% 9.0% +3.2% $60,000 to $74,999 14.3% 9.9% +4.4% $75,000 to $99,999 15.7% 8.8% +6.9% $100,000 to $124,999 7.6% 4.0% +3.6% $125,000 to $149,999 2.3% 1.8% +0.5% $150,000 to $199,999 2.4% 1.4% +1.0% $200,000 or more 1.9% 1.6% +0.3%
Cost of Living
Share of Household Income Spent on Rent City State City Compared to State Less than 10.0% 6.4% 7.0% -0.6% 10.0% to 14.9% 14.6% 13.3% +1.3% 15.0% to 19.9% 19.9% 15.3% +4.6% 20.0% to 24.9% 16.8% 12.9% +3.9% 25.0% to 29.9% 11.0% 10.0% +1.0% 30.0% to 34.9% 7.7% 6.8% +0.9% 35.0% to 39.9% 4.1% 4.7% -0.6% 40.0% to 49.9% 4.5% 6.1% -1.6% 50.0% or more 11.0% 15.5% -4.5% Not computed 4.1% 8.4% -4.3%
Age Demographic of Renters
Age Demographic of Renters City State City Compared to State 15 to 24 years 14.6% 15.4% -0.8% 25 to 34 years 31.1% 26.9% +4.2% 35 to 44 years 21.4% 21.3% +0.1% 45 to 54 years 15.1% 13.7% +1.4% 55 to 64 years 7.2% 7.5% -0.3% 65 to 74 years 4.2% 6.2% -2.0% 75 to 84 years 4.9% 6.1% -1.2% 85 years and over 1.5% 3.0% -1.5%
Travel Time to Work
Travel Time to Work City State City Compared to State Less than 30 minutes 29.2% 38.7% -9.5% 30 to 44 minutes 40.7% 26.4% +14.3% 45 to 59 minutes 19.1% 13.0% +6.1% 60 or more minutes 11.0% 21.9% -10.9%
Source: 2000 Census
A Thirst for Blue Springs
Blue Springs is in Jackson County in the state of Missouri. The city started out as a stopover for thirsty pioneers and has developed into quite a refreshing city. Rent an apartment here and enjoy great parks, schools, recreation opportunities, and more.
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Blue Springs Rental Trends
You’ll find many available units in Blue Springs ranging from one up to three bedrooms in small and medium sized apartments buildings and duplexes as well. You’ll see a variety of amenities offered and finding a pet friendly place is easy. Check out the table above to get a feel for current rental rates in Blue Springs. If you’re ready to search for your apartment in Blue Spring, you can start with some of the rentals listed below. Otherwise, read on to learn more about this community in Missouri.
A Half Full Kind of City
If your current apartment is cluttered with empty water bottles, rent an apartment in Blue Springs and start enjoying its clean, great tasting water. That’s what Blue Springs’ first residents did in the early 1800s. Pioneers founded the city in 1827, naming it for its delicious spring waters from the Little Blue River. Blue Springs has evolved from a watering hole into a city with a population of 52,000. Located less than a half hour from Kansas City on Interstate 70, this Missouri city has a lot to offer its residents.
Parks and Barks
Take a stroll through the 718 acres of park space that Blue Springs has to offer and you just might find the fountain of youth. At the very least, you’ll get some good exercise, fresh air, and beautiful scenery. Blue Springs boasts 18 parks and each offers something for everyone. Ever play disc golf? You can at the disc golf course in Wilbur Young Park. Throw some horseshoes and play volleyball at Baumgardner Park (just don’t try both at the same time). Dogs get in on the action in Blue Springs too. Bring Fluffy and let him run wild at the off leash dog park at Gregory O. Grounds Park. If you would like to enjoy Blue Springs’ beauty while taking a quiet stroll, check out the Arbor Walk in Rotary Park and see its 40 trees, all identified by species, fruit, culture, and more.
Water Slides and Rock Climbs
What do Denver Broncos wide receiver Brandon Lloyd and former Major League Baseball player Jim Eisenreich have in common? They’ve both called Blue Springs home. These two players are just a sample of the sports stars that have lived in Blue Springs. The city boasts many athletic opportunities, whether you’re a player or spectator. Want to follow in the footsteps of Brandon Llyod? Sign up for adult football and play at Blue Springs Park. Grind a rail at James Walker Skate Park. Play a round at the championship golf course at Adams Pointe Golf Club. If you’re a swimmer (or a wader), you’ll love the Centennial Pool Plex with its three pools, water slides, and wading pool. If you feel like improving your backstroke (or doggie paddle) sign up for one of the pool’s many classes and programs. Maybe you’d prefer a belly dancing class? Instructional dance? Enroll your kid in a rock climbing class. Blue Springs offers a great variety of recreational opportunities to please everyone in your family.
Celebrations in Blue Springs
Blue Springs stays pretty busy throughout the year with special events, festivals, and city celebrations. The city actually boasts over two hundred annual activities and events. (That’s a lot to keep you busy!) Like that old time rock & roll? Enjoy the Music in the Park concert series at Rotary Park, offered Sundays throughout the summer. Want to ask Santa for a new Lexus this year? Don’t miss the Breakfast with Santa. Got a barbecue sauce recipe your friends and family fawn over? Sign up for the annual Blue Springs Barbeque Blaze Off and show your neighbors who’s boss.
Average Apartment Rent in Blue Springs, Missouri
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Is Blue Springs famous for any kind of restaurant or food in particular? What's the local favorite?
Blue Springs isn't famous for any one restaurant or food in particular. Nearby Kansas City, however, is. Often considered the "world's barbeque capital," Kansas City has more than 100 barbecue restaurants that offer Kansas City-style barbeque. This type of barbeque features many different kinds of meat slow smoked over a variety of woods and then covered with a thick tomato- and molasses-based sauce. Naturally, there are quite a few barbeque joints in Blue Springs.
Do most people in Blue Springs rely on public transportation?
No, most people in Blue Springs do not rely on public transportation. In fact, the number of people who take public transportation in Blue Springs, Missouri is 64 percent less than the Missouri average and 81 percent less than the national average. These figures indicate that, despite its decent size, Blue Springs is neither large nor dense enough to support a viable public transit system. With shopping centers, parking lots, strip malls, and wide streets, Blue Springs is a very car-oriented city, and over 98 percent of Blue Springs residents drive private automobiles to get around.