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Overland Park is a city in Johnson County, in the Kansas City metro area.
The latitude of Overland Park is 38.982N. The longitude is -94.67W.It is in the Central Standard time zone. Elevation is 1,079 feet.
The estimated population, in 2003, was 160,368.
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24% of Overland Park residents report German ancestry, and 14% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Overland Park ancestry & family history guide.
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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Overland Park was $32,069, compared with $21,587 nationally.
52% of Overland Park residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.
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Median rent in Overland Park, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $681. Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $1,296.
Libraries in Overland Park include Johnson County Library, Blue Valley, Johnson County Library, Oak Park, Johnson County Library, Shawnee Mission ... View libraries
Johnson County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Overland Park political report.
Overland Park restaurants taking online reservations include 40 Sardines, J. Gilbert's - Overland Park, Tonic in Overland Park ... View restaurants
The average commute time for Overland Park workers is 19 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.
A total of 14 fatal motor vehicle accidents occurred in Overland Park between 2001 and 2003, according to reports gathered by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.
This is a rate of .9 fatal crashes per 10,000 population, which was lower than the national norm.
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