Conveniently served by Interstate 71, Grandview has grown from a rural farming community into a well-developed city with a strong industrial and business core. Residents can enjoy the intimacy of a smaller town in close proximity to the array of urban amenities available in neighboring Kansas City. Tranquil and pleasant neighborhoods offer affordable housing options in a variety of architectural styles and price ranges. Active civic organizations, well-developed recreational amenities, and opportunities for employment close to home add to the attraction of this balanced community. River Oaks Golf Club and local parks combine with the outstanding amenities of Longview Lake Park, sprawling over 4,830 acres to offer hiking trails, sports fields, picnic areas, and camping as well as a 950-acre lake for boating and fishing.