Homes for Sale in Westwood, KS by Price
Welcome to Westwood
Westwood, Kansas, AKA Tree City USA, is located in the northeast corner of Johnson County. With a modest population just over 1,600, Westwood’s pride is its close-knit community of active, friendly citizens. As a suburb of Kansas City, Westwood reaps the benefits of its proximity to metropolitan resources, while maintaining its commitment to the healthy development of the Westwood community—both in terms of infrastructure and general quality of life—reflecting the neighborly values that make Westwood special and a great place to buy a home.
Selling Your Westwood Home?
Selling a home in Westwood? We can help! Learn more about listing your home with The CindyDTeam, including the tools and resources we offer our sellers, our marketing strategies, and our featured listings.
Why Do Residents Choose Westwood?
Apart from its ideal location, easy access to main roads, and superb amenities, the main draw of relocating to Westwood is the friendly, active community, which is comprised of diverse individuals with a vested interest in the quality of life for all residents. An example of this is the Westwood Foundation—governed by the Mayor, President of City Council, and five citizens—which oversees many scholarships, housing
Parks & Recreation
One of the huge draws of Westwood real estate is its picturesque location, nestled amidst wooded hills, windblown grasses
For a more holistic approach to recreation, visit Woodside Health and Tennis Club, Westwood’s premier wellness and recreation center. Whether you are looking to push your body to its limits, or open your mind to a state of deep relaxation, Woodside features
Westwood is part of the Shawnee Mission School District (SMSD), one of the most innovative and successful school districts in all of Johnson County. Students of SMSD are consistently recognized as Advanced Placement Scholars, National Merit Scholars, United States Presidential Scholars & International Baccalaureate Program.
Of particular interest to Westwood residents
Shopping & Dining
The dining and shopping culture of Westwood and surrounding areas is hard to beat. Westwood enjoys being a part of a region steeped in local history and a persistent neighborhood vibe. Less than fifteen minutes from Westwood is Historic Downtown Overland Park, where premier shopping, fine dining, and a brush with rich history converge. Merriam Town Center, Northeast Johnson County’s newest shopping center, is also less than fifteen minutes away.
Sutera’s is a local favorite for authentic Italian cuisine, with consistently rave reviews. Of course, you are only minutes from Kansas City's Country Club Plaza! There you can enjoy
With a location just minutes away from the major cities and suburbs around the county, Westwood residents have relatively quick and easy work commutes, and many choose to find employment outside of town. Some of the largest areas of employment for Westwood residents include management, administrative work, healthcare, and education.