Lawrence, Kansas

Lawrence, Kansas

 

Lawrence, Kansas is located in northeast Kansas along the banks of the Kansas and Wakarusa Rivers. Lawrence is a college town that is home to Kansas University and Haskell Indian Nations University. According to the 2010 Census Lawrence, KS had a population of 87,643. Lawrence also has a rich history as it was nearly burned to the ground in Quantill’s Raid or the “Lawrence Massacre“. Lawrence is well know for it’s diverse population and the historic downtown area that is home to many unique sotres, restaraunts, and bars and entertainment. When looking for a home in Lawrence, Kansas there is plenty of variety to choose from. A home buyer in Lawrence, Kansas can find anything from historic Vitorian homes to contemporary luxury condominiums. The price range for a Lawrence, Kansas home is just as diverse as the culture and types of homes. Homes can be purchase from under $100,000 to over $1,000,000. The Abram Team has been involved in the Lawrence, Ksansas real estate market for the past 12 years and we can assist you with all of your real estate needs in Lawrence and the surrounding areas. Just give us a call at 785-371-4488 and we would be happy to assist you.

Homes

Lawrence has homes to offer in every size, style and price range. Home buyers looking in Lawrence, KS can expect to find historic homes, new homes, townhouses, condos and everything in between. Below are a few links to various price ranges of homes in Lawrence, KS.

Schools

Lawrence, KS has a diverse selection to fit just about any academic need. The City of Lawrence is host to two universities and has a good mix of public and private schools for K-12 education. Information about all Lawrence K-12 schools can be found here. Information for the Lawrence Public Schools is also available on the USD 497 website.

Dining and Shopping

Lawrence, KS has many dining and shopping options. Historic Downtown Lawrence has a mix of local shops, stores, restaurants, and nation wide chains. Downtown Lawrence, KS is also host to a thriving farmer’s market during the spring, summer and early fall. Throughout the rest of the town you will find everything from a local organic coop to big box stores and just about everything in between.

Entertainment

The night life in Lawrence, KS is also thriving. Most of the night clubs are located in downtown Lawrence, although there are a few in other areas. There is a mix of dance clubs, taverns, and live music. Lawrence also has some live entertainment venues such as Theater Lawrence and The Lied Center just across from the campus of the University of Kansas.

Liberty Hall is a historic theater in downtown Lawrence. Liberty Hall is often host to live music and other live events such as TEDx Lawrence. Liberty Hall also has a video rental store with a wide variety of popular and independent films.

There are many other live music venues such as The Granada, The Jazzhaus, and more. Lawrence.com is a great resource for all events happening in and around Lawrence, KS.

Parks and Recreation

When you feel the need to get in the outdoors or need a workout, there are plenty of option in Lawrence, KS. Just to the west of town is Clinton State Park. Clinton State Park is home to Clinton Lake and has a full service marina, dog park, nature trails, golf course, and camping options that range from the most primitive to full service for recreational vehicles.

Lawrence Parks and Recreation also maintains several parks and recreation facilities throughout the city of Lawrence.

Commute

Many of the residents of Lawrence work right here within the city. The rest have found Lawrence to be a great place to escape the hassles of living in a big city. Lawrence, KS is located less than a hour West of the Kansas City Metro and approximately 25 miles East of Topeka, KS. The easy commute to either the larger cities has made Lawrence, KS a favorite of those who want all the amenities of a larger city without the hassle. Kansas Highway 10 and Interstate I-70 also make a commute to either location easy and an option that many choose.