Best Places to Live

Lawrence, KS

Population: 91,305
LIV
SCORE
591
Lawrence Convention & Visitors Bureau

A strong educational system anchored by the University of Kansas, great health care and numerous amenities have made Lawrence a repeat city on the Top 100 Best Places to Live. Lawrence has also been ranked one of the Top 10 College Towns, and offers a strong economy anchored by the agriculture, finance and research industries. Residents enjoy a vibrant cultural scene and views of the Kansas and Wakarusa rivers.

Lawrence, KS Ranking Data

Civic
54
Demographics
31
Economy
50
Education
73
Health
73
Housing
68
Infrastructure
52