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Overview of Independence

Looking to escape the hustle of downtown Kansas City without resorting to rural living? Independence apartments for rent may be the perfect option. Located just 14 miles away from Kansas City, this all-American city boasts a family-friendly environment with an abundance of local amenities. Ripe with rich history and teeming with dense culture, Independence spans 78 square miles and is the fourth largest city in the state. Independence is home to approximately 117,200 people, and it remains one of the most beloved travel destinations in the region. With more than 40 parks, top-notch schools and some of the finest shopping amenities in the area, there are plenty of reasons why Independence apartments for rent are ideal.

Living in Independence

When you're looking at Independence apartments for rent, you'll find a pleasant balance of historical prevalence and modern amenities. The city is home to the historic Independence Square, a community ice rink, an abundance of shopping districts and centers and plenty of attractions for the kids. It's no wonder AreaVibes gave the city a score of 76 for its livability, which was based on nearby attractions, low cost of living in Independence apartments, high graduation rates and high income per capita. Here you can explore the rich history while enjoying the great outdoors at attractions like the National Frontier Trails Museum and the Wagon Swales and Walking Trail.

Independence Apartments and Cost of Living

Apartments for rent in Independence won't cut into your wallet too much, despite the vast opportunities in the community. The median rental rate is 8 percent more than the rest of the state, and the overall cost of living is 3 percent more than what the average Missourian pays. However, the cost of living is 3 percent less than the national average, making it an inexpensive place to move for anyone coming from out of state.

Unless you are looking for apartments in Independence within the downtown center of Independence, you'll need a car to get around here. The average cost of a gallon of gas is 1 percent more expensive than the rest of the state, and the average travel time for workers is 8 percent longer.

Apartments in Independence Work and Study

You'll find a prosperous business community within a 10-minute drive of Independence apartments for rent. The top employers in the area include Alliant Tech Systems, Burd and Fletcher, Centerpoint Medical Center and the city government. The easy access to Kansas City also opens up plenty of opportunities for employment, as well as education for Independence residents. National American University and Graceland University, Independence campus are both located within the city.

Independence, MO 64055

$625 and up

1-3 Beds1-2 Baths

Independence, MO (Glendale)


$625 and up

1-3 Beds1-2 Baths
9

Independence, MO 64057

$795 and up

1-3 Beds1-2 Baths

Independence, MO (Blackburn)

(9)

$795 and up

1-3 Beds1-2 Baths
13

Independence, MO 64057

$825 and up

1-2 Beds1-2 Baths

Independence, MO (Blackburn)


$825 and up

1-2 Beds1-2 Baths

Independence, MO 64056

$554 and up

1-3 Beds1 Bath

Independence, MO 64055

$635 and up

1-3 Beds1-2 Baths

Independence, MO (39th East)


$635 and up

1-3 Beds1-2 Baths
3

Independence, MO 64055

$1,020 and up

1-2 Beds1 Bath

Independence, MO (Highland Manor)


$1,020 and up

1-2 Beds1 Bath
12

Independence, MO 64055

$595 and up

1-2 Beds1 Bath

Independence, MO (South Crysler)


$595 and up

1-2 Beds1 Bath
17

Independence, MO 64056

$485 and up

1-2 Beds1 Bath

Independence, MO (Farview)


$485 and up

1-2 Beds1 Bath
20

Independence, MO 64055

$505 and up

1-2 Beds1 Bath

25

Independence, MO 64055

$625 and up

1-2 Beds1-2 Baths

Independence, MO (Blackburn)


$625 and up

1-2 Beds1-2 Baths
21
3

Blue Springs, MO 64015

$699 and up

1-2 Beds1 Bath

Blue Springs, MO (Kingsridge)

(3)

$699 and up

1-2 Beds1 Bath
7

Kansas City, MO 64108

$727 and up

1-3 Beds1-2 Baths

Kansas City, MO (Downtown Kansas City, Wendell Phillips)


$727 and up

1-3 Beds1-2 Baths

Kansas City, MO 64108

$596 and up

1-3 Beds1-2 Baths

Kansas City, MO (Downtown Kansas City, Longfellow)


$596 and up

1-3 Beds1-2 Baths

Kansas City, MO 64106

$845 and up

1-2 Beds1-2 Baths

Kansas City, MO (Downtown Kansas City, The Downtown Loop)


$845 and up

1-2 Beds1-2 Baths
18

Kansas City, MO 64106

$800 and up

Studio-2 Beds1-2 Baths

Kansas City, MO (Downtown Kansas City, The Downtown Loop)


$800 and up

Studio-2 Beds1-2 Baths

Kansas City, MO 64106

$697 and up

1-2 Beds1 Bath

Kansas City, MO (Downtown Kansas City, The Downtown Loop)


$697 and up

1-2 Beds1 Bath
44

Kansas City, MO 64106

$1,090 and up

1-2 Beds1-2 Baths

Kansas City, MO (Downtown Kansas City, The Downtown Loop)

(44)

$1,090 and up

1-2 Beds1-2 Baths
20
4

Kansas City, MO 64106

$769 and up

Studio-2 Beds1 Bath

Kansas City, MO (Downtown Kansas City, The Downtown Loop)

(4)

$769 and up

Studio-2 Beds1 Bath

Kansas City, MO 64106

$1,400 and up

Studio-2 Beds1-2 Baths

Kansas City, MO (Downtown Kansas City, The Downtown Loop)


$1,400 and up

Studio-2 Beds1-2 Baths
36

Kansas City, MO 64105

$1,345 and up

1-2 Beds1-2 Baths

Kansas City, MO (Downtown Kansas City, The Downtown Loop)


$1,345 and up

1-2 Beds1-2 Baths