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Wichita, KS: What you need to know

Wichita, the largest city in Kansas, is a regional center for business and culture. The city has a strong business climate anchored by manufacturing, health care and agriculture. Downtown Wichita is a premier spot for history, entertainment and great food, which put the city on ourTop 10 Foodie Cities list. Other must-sees are the artsy Final Fridays and Botanica Wichita gardens. Wichita has a Walk Score® of 32.

Wichita, KS City Profile

Quick Facts

Population 387,147
Median Age 34
Median Household Income $45,947
Median Home Price $119,700
Walkscore 32

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Wichita, KS Demographics

Median Population in Wichita , KS

Median Age 34.2%
Age 18 Over 73.9%
Age 21 Over 69.9%
Age 62 Over 15.4%
Age 65 Over 12.3%

Race in Wichita , KS

  Ethnicity White 75.6%
  Ethnicity Black 11.5%
  Ethnicity Asian 5.1%
  Ethnicity Hispanic 16%
  Ethnicity Indian 1%
  Ethnicity Other 2.6%

Population By Gender in Wichita , KS

  Male 49.4%
  Female 50.6%

Language in Wichita , KS

  English Only 83.3%
  English Other 16.7%

Economics in Wichita , KS

  Median Household Income $45,947
  Median Home Price $119,700
  Homes Owned 40.1%
  Homes Rent 59.9%
  Median Property Rent $716

 
COMMUTE TIME: 17.7 MINUTES
in Wichita , KS

Commute Types in Wichita , KS

  Walked 1.4%
  Worked at Home 2.9%
  Public Transportation 0.7%
  Other Means 1.6%
  Drove Alone 84.6%
  Carpooled 8.8%

32/100
WALK SCORE
for Wichita , KS

 
Total Employed Armed Forces: 1,569
In Wichita , KS

 
9% CIVILIAN VETERANS
in Wichita , KS