City At A Glance

Manhattan Town Center

Quick Facts:

Population: 53,292
Median Household Income: $39,240
Average Work Commute: 11 Minutes
Median Home Price: $177,443

About Manhattan, KS

Manhattan is located in northeastern Kansas, about two hours west of Kansas City. Settled in 1855, the city is home to Fort Riley and Kansas State University. Though the university plays a big role in the city's economy, Manhattan was recently noted as one of the Top 10 Places to Retire by Money magazine.