Merriam, Kansas is located in Johnson County, just 8 minutes south of downtown Kansas City, Missouri. Merriam is served by the Shawnee Mission School District which is rated in the top four percent in the nation. Merriam is home to many beautiful parks including popular Antioch Park, Johnson County Park & Recreation’s oldest park.
Merriam’s location provides convenient access to the offerings of Kansas City and the surrounding metropolitan area. Located on the Northeastern edge of Kansas City, it offers freeway access, placing residents within minutes to the exciting life and culture that the surrounding area provides. Merriam is a vibrant and charming community providing affordable living and is the perfect place to call home.