Information about Gladstone, MO and the small, locally-owned businesses located there.

An All-American city

"An All-American city"

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A little about Gladstone

Gladstone is located within Clay County, Missouri, in the heart of the Kansas City Metropolitan Area, directly north of downtown Kansas City, but north of the Missouri River. Gladstone is ideally situated to take advantage of its dual location within one of the hottest suburban counties in the nation and near the heart of the 25th largest metropolitan market in the Country. The City of Gladstone was awarded the national designation of "All-America City" on June 6, 2008, at the National Civic League's Annual All-America City competition. Gladstone was one of only 10 communities nationwide to receive this coveted award in 2008. The All-America City Awards recognize communities for collaboration, inclusiveness, and successful innovation. All-America Cities demonstrate community-wide civic accomplishments, cross-sector cooperation, grassroots participation, and creative approaches to issues facing communities.

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The history of Gladstone

Gladstone is a city in Clay County, Missouri, founded in 1952 and is a suburb of Kansas City, Missouri. Like nearby North Kansas City, the city of Gladstone is now completely surrounded by Kansas City. Prior to 1952 this area was known as Linden. The population was 25,410 at the 2010 census. The city's informal nickname is Happy Rock, and there is a Happy Rock Park near the northeastern city limits on Old Antioch Road. The city is served by the Mid-Continent Public Library system and the North Kansas City School District. The city is in Tornado alley receiving several tornado hits per year, most notable was May 2, 2008 when at least one tornado hit in the early morning hours.

Contact Information

7001 N Oak Trafficway #101
Gladstone, Missouri

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Businesses in Gladstone, Missouri

Here is a collection of local Gladstone, Missouri businesses. Clicking on the thumbnail image, or the blue "View Member" will take you to that businesses page. We've included some jump links so that you can easily navigate to different categories of businesses. Those, can be found directly below as icons. Or, there is a list of categories in the menu bar.

Art Athletic Haircare / Spas Health / Wellness Museums / Attractions Real Estate Restaurants Shopping


Ibsen Dance Theatre


Profession Dance Tuition


Seagull Blackbelt Academy


Evening and weekend classes focusing on traditional Tae Kwon Do


High Maintenance

Haircare / Spas

Great haircuts and styles!


Betsy's Massage

Health / Wellness

Professional massages by people who care


Tiffany Greens Golf Club

Museums / Attractions

It's always a great day at Tiffany Greens Golf Club!


Berkshire Hathaway Stein and Summers Real Estate

Real Estate

Your name in Gladstone real estate


Carol Wills Berkshire Hathaway Real Estate

Real Estate

Real estate made easy


Cascone's Restaurant


Kansas City's Finest Since 1954


Chappell's Restaurant & Sports Museum


Ranked as one of the top 10 sports bars in the country


Hayes Hamburger & Chili


A great little diner


Headrush Roasters Coffee & Tea


We roast it here, it makes a difference


Ikey's Pizzeria


Fun Fresh Baked Pizza


Latin Bistro


Mexican Gourmet Cuisine at it's finest!


The Laughing Place Bakery


Outstanding fresh-baked goods


Balano's Gallery


Family owned jeweler


Funky Monkey Corn Company


Gourmet popcorn with a twist


Happy Rock Antique Mall


Happy Rock Antiques is a family run and owned business


Koley Poley A Childrens Store


All things babies and child


Sir Knight Formal Wear


25 years of serving the Kansas City area