Life in Indian Mound

Life in Indian Mound

Historic Old Northeast is characterized by a highly diverse population (ethnically and economically), as the neighborhood serves as the “entry point” for many immigrants and migrants arriving in Kansas City, Missouri. The median age in the Indian Mound neighborhood is 31 years, which is 7 years younger than that of Missouri’s population as a whole. Seventy percent of the Indian Mound residents are less than 45 years old.

2013 Quality of Life study by the Institute for Human Development at the University of Missouri Kansas City



  • Budd Park (there’s a pool!)
  • Kessler Park (home to Cliff Drive)
  • Indian Mound Park

Indian Mound’s location makes it accessible via bus and bike.

Bike Paths and Trails

Bus Routes

  • 11 connects to the Westside via downtown.
  • 121 connects north to Vivion Road and south to 75th.