Independence Real Estate

Independence, MO is a city located in Jackson County, Missouri, in the Midwestern region of the United States. The city has a population of approximately 117,000 people and is known for its rich history and numerous cultural attractions.

The lifestyle in Independence is generally relaxed and family-oriented. The city has a strong sense of community, and residents often participate in local events and festivals. The cost of living in Independence is slightly lower than the national average, which makes it an attractive option for those looking to live in a suburban area with easy access to city amenities.

As of 2021, the residential real estate market in Independence is experiencing a strong demand for homes, and prices are steadily increasing. The median home value in Independence is around $142,000, and the average price per square foot is approximately $100. The market is competitive, and homes tend to sell quickly, with an average of 27 days on the market.

The commercial property market in Independence is also experiencing growth, with many new businesses moving into the area. The average price per square foot for commercial properties is around $120, which is slightly lower than the national average.

There are several neighborhoods in Independence that offer a variety of housing options. Some popular neighborhoods include Englewood, Rock Creek, and Sugar Creek. Each neighborhood has its own unique character and offers a range of amenities.

There are many things to do in Independence, including visiting the Harry S. Truman Presidential Library and Museum, the National Frontier Trails Museum, and the 1859 Jail, Marshal's Home & Museum. The city also has several parks and outdoor recreation areas, including the Little Blue Trace Trail and the George Owens Nature Park.

Independence has a diverse culinary scene, with many locally-owned restaurants offering a range of cuisine options. Some popular restaurants include Ophelia's, Cafe Verona, and Corner Cafe.

Independence has a rich history, and played an important role in the development of the United States. The city was the starting point for the Oregon Trail, California Trail, and Santa Fe Trail, which were important routes for westward expansion. Harry S. Truman, the 33rd President of the United States, was born and raised in Independence, and the city is home to several museums and landmarks dedicated to his life and legacy.

Independence - Town vs. County Stats

Avg Price in Independence: $252,100 / County Avg $391,400


Avg Taxes in Independence: $2,500 / County Avg $3,700


Avg Sq. Ft. in Independence: 1,931 / County Avg 2,082


Avg Price per/sqft in Independence:$131 / County Avg $188


Avg Walkscore in Independence: 32 / County Avg 32


Avg Year Built in Independence: 1961 / County Avg 1970


Avg Days on Website in Independence: 57 / County Avg 84


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Neighborhoods in Independence MO
Abston Place
Bennetts Villa
Bison Park
Blue Cedar
Blue Dawn Manor
Blue Mills
Blue Ridge Knoll
Blue Ridge View
Blue Vue
Brookwood No 2
Bryn Mawr
Bundschu Place
Cape Of The Woods
Christopher Hills
Clarendon Place
Cooper & Shorts Addition
Cottage Place
Country Club Addition
Country Meadows
Country Meadows North
Country Meadows Patio
Coventry Estates
Crescent Meadows
Dieckmann Grove
East Independence
Eden Park
Edgewood Park
Elm Grove
Elm View
Englewood Annex
Englewood Highlands
Evanston Golf Lands
Evanston Park
Evanston Resurvey
Fairland Grove
Fairland Heights
Fairland Plaza
Fairway Gardens
Fairway Park
Far View Heights
Far View North
Forest Home
Fort Haven
French Park
Freys Acres
Glendale Gardens
Glenmore Acres
Glenwood Park
Golden Acres
Green Crest
Gudgell Park
Haden Heights
Hall Manor
Harris View
Harrisons Meadow
Hart Estates
Hidden Valley Club
Idlewild Park
Independence Ave Add
Johnsons 1st Addition
Kemper Manor
Kentucky Hills
Kerrington Woods
Kiger Addition
Lee Manor
Leslie Manor
Manor Oaks
Mc Elroy Heights
Meadow Oaks
Meadowview Addition
Milton Estates
Mount Washington
New Salem
New Town at Harmony
North Evanston
Nottingham Place
Old Town Condominium
Osage Village
Ott & Moores Add
Regency Heights
Remington Villas
Richardson Orchard
Rockwell Estates
Rockwood Heights
Saddle Ridge Villas
Salem East
Santa Fe Trail Add
Sawyer Place
Schowen Heights
South Orchard Home
SpringBranch Gardens
St. Clair Park
Stewart Heights East
Summit Annex
Sunny Slope Manor
Susquehanna Village
Sycamore Hills
Taubman Chiles Manor
Temple Place Condominiums
The Dominion
Twin Trails
Tybrook Estates
Union Place
Vernon Place
Virginia Heights
Walnut Gardens
West End Add
Westport Highlands
Westport Plaza
Whispering Meadows
Wilson Lawn
Woodland Place