Manhattan, KS : What you need to know

Known as The Little Apple and recently named to the Top 10 Best College Towns, Manhattan is also one of the Best Places to Live in America. The leading employer is Kansas State University with 6,000 staffers, and KSU provides the community with multiple entertainment choices and overall civic pride. The city is situated in the scenic Flint Hills of Kansas, and the community’s popular Aggieville district features a big lineup of restaurants, shops and bars.

 

Manhattan, KS City Profile

Quick Facts

Population 55769
Latest Population Increase 99.92
Median age 24.4
Median Household Income $43104
Median Home Price $187200
GreatSchools Rating
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Manhattan
10.2 °C
Humidity : 75%
Wind : 3.2 km/h
15 °C
Thursday
2 °C
Friday
7 °C
Saturday

Manhattan, KS Rankings

Manhattan , Real Estate

Take a look at why this Kansas college town is supremely livable, has a burgeoning job market and offers plenty for residents to do.

Manhattan, KS Demographics

Population By Gender

  Population Men 51.7%
  Population Women 48.3%

 
TOTAL MILITARY : 3.9
In Manhattan

 
1884% CIVILIAN VETERANS
In Manhattan

Median Population

Median age 24.4
Age 18 Over 85.5
Age 21 Over 67.9
Age 62 Over 9.1
Age 65 Over 7.5

Race

  Ethnicity White 83%
  Ethnicity Black 5.7%
  Ethnicity Asian 5.6%
  Ethnicity Hawaiian 0.2%
  Ethnicity Hispanic 7%
  Ethnicity Indian 0.5%
  Ethnicity Other 1.3%

Economics

  Median Household Income 43104
  Median Home Price 187200
  Homes Owned 61.5
  Homes Rent 38.5
  Median Property Rent 859

Language

  English Only 89.5
  English Other 10.5
  English Poor 1600000

 
COMMUTE TIME : 15.3 MINUTES
in Manhattan

 
CLOSEST AIRPORT
within 60 miles of Manhattan

Commute Types

  Walked 10.4
  Worked at Home 4.6
  Public Transportation 0.5
  Other Means 2.8
  Drove Alone 73.9
  Carpooled 7.8

39/100
WALK SCORE
for Manhattan