Ten fun facts about Overland Park

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Fact 1
It is the largest suburb in the Kansas City metropolitan area.

Fact 2
Overland Park is now the second most populous city in Kansas.

Fact 3
Overland Park lies in the transition zone between North America’s humid subtropical climate and humid continental climate zones, typically experiencing hot, humid summers and cold, dry winters.


Fact 4
More than 40 companies have their corporate headquarters in Overland Park.

Fact 5
Overland Park has more than 1,800 acres of park land and open space.

Fact 6
The city is home to Overland Park Arboretum and Botanical Gardens, a 300 acres arboretum and botanical garden.

Fact 7
The Deanna Rose Children's Farmstead is among the top 10 tourist destinations in the Kansas City area.

Fact 8
The city has gained a positive reputation as an affordable and family-friendly community.

Fact 9
Overland Park was the setting of the 2008 documentary series High School Confidential and the 2009-2011 television series United States of Tara. The YouTube series The Most Popular Girls in School is set in Overland Park.

Fact 10
Overland Park has one sister city: Bietigheim-Bissingen in Germany.


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