Ten fun facts about Overland Park
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It is the largest suburb in the Kansas City metropolitan area.
Overland Park is now the second most populous city in Kansas.
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.
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. Click here for more u.s. city facts ❯
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