places in north kansas city to raise a familyIt’s hard to narrow down the places in North Kansas City to raise a family, but we’ve picked our top three to share with you. These are also some of the safest neighborhoods in Kansas City, so rest assured, they’re great for raising a family.

Staley Hills

This newer community is nestled in the Northland off of Shoal Creek Parkway, just north of M-152. This location lands you close to all your shopping and dining needs along with quick access to the Kansas City International Airport or a short commute to the downtown business district.

This 138-acree community has new homes starting in the low-$300k to mid-$400k. Located in an area with top rated schools (specifically Staley High School which is rated one of the top high schools in the nation!), other community amenities include things like walking trails, a swimming pool, beautiful water features, and close access to Staley Farms golf course.

Ready to start your home search in Staley Hills? Check out available homes here

Fountain Hills

If you enjoy beautiful architecture and appreciate homes built by award-winning builders; if you need the convenience of shopping, dining, attending professional sporting events or need a short drive to the airport, Fountain Hills neighborhood is for you. It’s easy to see why this is one of the top places in North Kansas City to raise a family.

Community amenities include:

  • Swimming pool
  • Walking trails
  • Well-furnished cabana for family gatherings
  • Active HOA always scheduling community get togethers and supporting neighbors

Ready to start your home search in Fountain Hills? Check out available homes here!


Silverbrooke is a new subdivision in the Kansas City Northland. It’s 118-acres boasts of rolling hills, a striking waterfall entry feature and a secluded, private setting. You can find homes ranging in the upper-$200k to $400k and up.

Silverbrooke lies in the top-rated Park Hill School District and is close to all shopping, dining and entertainment needs (hello T-Shotz!), along with quick access to the airport and downtown business district as it’s located near NW Barry Road, US Highway 169 and Interstate 29. 

So there you have it, some of the best neighborhoods in Kansas City for families along with some of the safest neighborhoods in Kansas City.

The Dani Beyer Real Estate Team knows these neighborhoods inside and out. We’re in the top one percent of Kansas City Realtors and the top resale agent in the 64155 zip code. Our team of buyer’s specialists is ready to help you find a place to call home.

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