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Discover Houses for Rent in Raytown, MO

Folks looking for homes  for rent in the Kansas City area will love the small-town feel and history of Raytown, Mo. Located just 6 miles southeast of the major city, Raytown removes the hustle and bustle of the big city by accommodating locals with small-town sensibility without compromising its economic growth.

3 Facts About Raytown's Fascinating History

  • The area where Raytown now sits was developed by 19th-century pioneers who sought fertile lands and waters as they made their way west across that area of the country.
  • Raytown was known as "The Lost Township" because when Jackson County was formed in 1827, the area that is now Raytown was accidentally left out of the settlement deal, which prompted people to move and squat in the area until it was sold and officially settled in 1843.
  • Blacksmith William Ray settled his shop in the early 1850s and a town developed around it. People would call it "Ray's town" and the name stuck, eventually changing to Raytown. 

Important Raytown Resources

  • Raytown's official website offers a wealth of information about the town's history and current happenings.
  • The Chamber of Commerce not only provides tons of useful information for the town's businesses, but there are plenty of community events that take place all the time. Keeping up with the calendar found on the chamber's website will allow you to always stay in the know about what's going on in your neighborhood. 

Things To Do in Raytown

The Raytown Historical Society Museum makes for a fun and informative day out as visitors can learn about the history of this town, its construction and the families that have called it home. A collection of important written documents and imagery depicting the town's past are available for the public, who are invited to come and check out the fascinating history of where they live. It's fun for residents of all ages. 

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Latta Real Estate Services

Latta Real Estate Services

Kansas City, MO 64106 (8.81 miles)

Price: $750

(877) 792-6957

Beds: 3, Baths: 1

Latta Real Estate Services

Latta Real Estate Services

Kansas City, MO 64106 (8.81 miles)

Price: $1,000

(866) 794-5495

Beds: 3, Baths: 2

Latta Real Estate Services

Latta Real Estate Services

Kansas City, MO 64106 (8.81 miles)

Price: $890

(866) 629-0560

Beds: 3, Baths: 2

Stunning 3 bedroom house...

Stunning 3 bedroom house...

Leavenworth, KS 66048 (32.58 miles)

Price: $925

(888) 540-7828

Beds: 3, Baths: 2

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Classic Property Management

Classic Property Management

Kansas City, MO 64118 (8.82 miles)

Price: $1,000

(877) 314-4244

Beds: 3, Baths: 2

Current Rent Specials
Destination Properties - Muptiple Homes in Metro

Destination Properties - Muptiple Homes in Metro

Shawnee Mission, KS 66202 (10.34 miles)

Price: $1,000

(913) 583-1515

Beds: 3, Baths: 2

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Carrington Park

Carrington Park

Kansas City, MO 64155 (18.21 miles)

Price: $911-$1,409

(816) 559-8588

Beds: 1 - 3, Baths: 1 - 2

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Villas At Carrington Square

Villas At Carrington Square

Overland Park, KS 66221 (15.35 miles)

Price: $840-$2,145

(816) 559-8892

Beds: 1 - 3, Baths: 1 - 2

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Lenexa Crossing

Lenexa Crossing

Lenexa, KS 66215 (14.86 miles)

Price: $549-$1,025

(816) 340-6901

Beds: Studio - 3, Baths: 1 - 2

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Ranch house with style NO application fee

Prairie Village, KS 66208 (8.97 miles) (#1604139)

Price: $950

(866) 631-8444

Beds: 3, Baths: 1

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Packs a lot value in a great package You

Packs a lot value in a great package You

Lee's Summit, MO 64063 (8.64 miles) (#1604143)

Price: $1,150

(866) 648-5257

Beds: 4, Baths: 1½

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Affordable house Charming and character filled

Affordable house Charming and character filled

Kansas City, MO 64109 (7.03 miles) (#1601306)

Price: $700

(855) 218-6244

Beds: 3, Baths: 2

Current Rent Specials
Updated and ready in Lee's Summit Fresh

Updated and ready in Lee's Summit Fresh

Lee's Summit, MO 64063 (8.64 miles) (#1601309)

Price: $850

(855) 741-1047

Beds: 3, Baths: 1½

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Freshly updated and ready for a renter

Freshly updated and ready for a renter

Kansas City, MO 64124 (7.82 miles) (#1601297)

Price: $400

(855) 232-0360

Beds: 2, Baths: 1

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Clear View

Clear View

Kansas City, MO 64138 (1.82 miles)

Price: $525-$675

(816) 559-8466

Beds: 1 - 2, Baths: 1 - 2

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Independence Ridge

Independence Ridge

Independence, MO 64055 (6.47 miles)

Price: $565-$755

(816) 559-8649

Beds: 1 - 2, Baths: 1 - 2

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Quality Hill Apartments

Quality Hill Apartments

Kansas City, MO 64105 (9.32 miles)

Price: $899-$1,480

(816) 559-8370

Beds: 1 - 2, Baths: 1 - 2

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Coventry Park

Coventry Park

Independence, MO 64055 (5.61 miles)

Price: $579-$710

(816) 559-8500

Beds: 1 - 2, Baths: 1

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Arbors Of Grandview

Arbors Of Grandview

Grandview, MO 64030 (7.44 miles)

Price: $512-$779

(816) 559-8732

Beds: 1 - 2, Baths: 1½

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Timber Lakes At Red Bridge

Timber Lakes At Red Bridge

Kansas City, MO 64137 (7.76 miles)

Price: $684-$895

(816) 559-8770

Beds: 1 - 2, Baths: 1 - 2

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Fountain View on the Plaza

Fountain View on the Plaza

Kansas City, MO 64112 (6.75 miles)

Price: From $1,100

(816) 559-8631

Beds: 1 - 3, Baths: 1 - 2

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Summit Ridge

Summit Ridge

Lees Summit, MO 64086 (7.49 miles)

Price: $769-$1,484

(816) 559-8877

Beds: 1 - 3, Baths: 1 - 2

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Hilltop Village

Hilltop Village

Kansas City, MO 64138 (3.85 miles)

Price: $530-$685

(816) 559-8445

Beds: Studio - 2, Baths: 1

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MOVE-IN SPECIAL: GET REST OF APRIL RENT-FREE W/2-Y

MOVE-IN SPECIAL: GET REST OF APRIL RENT-FREE W/2-Y

Kansas City, MO 64132 (5.26 miles) (#876605)

Price: $599

(855) 337-4093 Ext.  101

Beds: 3, Baths: 1½

Current Rent Specials
3 bed / 2 bath Single family rental

3 bed / 2 bath Single family rental

Kansas City, MO 64114 (9.52 miles) (#879405)

Price: $1,750

(855) 497-2346

Beds: 3, Baths: 2

Current Rent Specials
$250 off 1st month's rent! 3 BEDROOM/1BATH HOME TO

$250 off 1st month's rent! 3 BEDROOM/1BATH HOME TO

Kansas City, MO 64134 (5.28 miles) (#841307)

Price: $850

(877) 495-0670 Ext.  101

Beds: 3, Baths: 1

Current Rent Specials
WATCH VIDEO TOUR OF 2 BEDROOM/1 BATH RANCH W/STORA

WATCH VIDEO TOUR OF 2 BEDROOM/1 BATH RANCH W/STORA

Independence, MO 66052 (5.76 miles) (#880575)

Price: $575

(855) 431-9771 Ext.  101

Beds: 2, Baths: 1

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Pheasant Run

Pheasant Run

Lees Summit, MO 64086 (7.49 miles)

Price: $650-$785

(816) 559-8805

Beds: 1 - 2, Baths: 1

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KC Loft Space

KC Loft Space

Kansas City, MO 64105 (9.49 miles)

Price: $995-$2,435

(816) 559-8476

Beds: Studio - 2, Baths: 1 - 2

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