Best Places to Live in Kansas

AreaVibes reveals the best places to live in Kansas by using a Livability Score out of 100. The Livability Score for each city in Kansas is calculated from a unique algorithm based on various metrics, including: amenities, cost of living, crime, education, employment, housing and weather. Kansas has a population of 2,893,957 and a population density of 35.1. The capital city is Topeka and the largest city in Kansas is Wichita. To filter the results, use the filters on the left to sort by state, population and category.
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Rank City Livability Ame­nities Cost of Living Crime Edu­cation Emp­loyment Housing Weather
1Mission Woods, KSPopulation: 17591A+FA+A+A+A+C+
2Eastborough, KSPopulation: 71186A+D+AA+A+AB
3Westwood Hills, KSPopulation: 39585A+FAA+AAC+
4Mission Hills, KSPopulation: 3,53485B+FA+A+A+A+C+
5Leawood, KSPopulation: 31,95585A+FA+A+A+AC+
6Prairie Village, KSPopulation: 21,63384A+D+A+A+B+BC+
7Fairway, KSPopulation: 3,91183A+DAA+AB+C+
8Baldwin City, KSPopulation: 4,47383AA+A+ABC+C+
9Willowbrook, KSPopulation: 10183FA+A+AA+AC+
10Westwood, KSPopulation: 1,65182A+CAA+BBC+
11Roeland Park, KSPopulation: 6,79782ABAABBC+
12Wamego, KSPopulation: 4,37082AA+AABC+C+
13Bel Aire, KSPopulation: 6,74782B+AAABC+B
14Lindsborg, KSPopulation: 3,44282AA+B+AC+CC+
15Overland Park, KSPopulation: 174,50382A+D+B+A+BBC+
16Lake Quivira, KSPopulation: 88482FFA+A+A+A+C+
17Derby, KSPopulation: 22,55582B+A+BABC+B
18Manhattan, KSPopulation: 52,98882A+ABA+CBC+
19Hesston, KSPopulation: 3,67582BA+AABCC+
20Shawnee, KSPopulation: 62,10681A+CB+ABBC+
21Olathe, KSPopulation: 125,90281A+CB+AB+BC+
22Lenexa, KSPopulation: 48,30081A+CB+AB+BC+
23Merriam, KSPopulation: 11,09081A+B+BABBC+
24Andover, KSPopulation: 11,72781CAB+AB+BB
25Louisburg, KSPopulation: 4,21680BAAABC+C+
26Lawrence, KSPopulation: 87,96380A+AD+ACBC+
27Abilene, KSPopulation: 6,82680AA+BB+C+CC
28Colwich, KSPopulation: 1,30680D+A+A+ABCB
29Andale, KSPopulation: 1,00580DA+A+A+BC+B
30Spring Hill, KSPopulation: 5,34080C+B+AABBC+
31St. Marys, KSPopulation: 2,83180C+A+AAC+C+C+
32McPherson, KSPopulation: 13,19480A+A+CAC+CC+
33Maize, KSPopulation: 3,45580CA+AABCB
34Valley Center, KSPopulation: 6,73080C+A+B+AC+C+B
35Eudora, KSPopulation: 6,40680BAAABC+C+
36Cheney, KSPopulation: 2,08780D+A+AABCB
37Mulvane, KSPopulation: 5,95780CA+B+ABCB
38Mission, KSPopulation: 9,41480A+B+CAC+BC+
39Goddard, KSPopulation: 4,26380BA+BABC+B
40Hays, KSPopulation: 20,58680A+A+CACC+C
41Kechi, KSPopulation: 2,14079FAA+AB+BB
42Rose Hill, KSPopulation: 4,18379DA+AA+B+C+B
43Burlington, KSPopulation: 2,66379BA+AB+C+D+C+
44Cimarron, KSPopulation: 1,84879C+A+A+BC+CC+
45Hillsboro, KSPopulation: 2,95379C+A+A+B+C+DC+
46Tonganoxie, KSPopulation: 4,53179BABAC+C+C+
47Gardner, KSPopulation: 19,11779ABBABBC+
48Inman, KSPopulation: 1,31979CA+A+B+C+CC+
49Maple Hill, KSPopulation: 72379FA+A+ABCC+
50Clearwater, KSPopulation: 2,68379D+A+B+ABC+B
51Meade, KSPopulation: 1,58779C+A+A+B+C+DC+
52Benton, KSPopulation: 88279DA+A+B+C+CB
53North Newton, KSPopulation: 1,80979FA+A+AC+C+C+
54Salina, KSPopulation: 47,60578A+A+CBCCC
55Seneca, KSPopulation: 1,89878BA+AB+CD+C
56Silver Lake, KSPopulation: 1,76678FA+A+A+BC+C+
57Park City, KSPopulation: 7,19278C+A+BB+BCB
58Greensburg, KSPopulation: 88878BA+BB+CC+C+
59Basehor, KSPopulation: 4,55478D+C+A+AB+BC+
60Haysville, KSPopulation: 10,62278BA+C+B+C+CB
61Plainville, KSPopulation: 1,65478C+A+A+ACFC
62Lebo, KSPopulation: 96378DA+A+B+C+D+C+
63Wichita, KSPopulation: 381,17678A+A+FBCCB
64Wellsville, KSPopulation: 2,00678D+A+B+AC+CC+
65Baxter Springs, KSPopulation: 4,22878BA+BB+C+FB
66Beloit, KSPopulation: 3,81378BA+BAC+DC
67Ottawa, KSPopulation: 12,59678AA+C+BCCC+
68Ellis, KSPopulation: 1,99878C+A+AB+C+DC
69Hugoton, KSPopulation: 4,04978C+A+A+C+BDC+
70New Strawn, KSPopulation: 40577DA+BABCC+
71Winfield, KSPopulation: 12,33577AA+C+B+CDB
72El Dorado, KSPopulation: 12,98877AA+CB+CD+B
73Oskaloosa, KSPopulation: 1,27677CA+ABC+D+C+
74Chapman, KSPopulation: 1,55877FA+A+ABCC
75Holton, KSPopulation: 3,30077BA+B+BCDC+
76Victoria, KSPopulation: 1,09477DA+A+ACCC
77Auburn, KSPopulation: 1,29677FA+A+B+C+CC+
78De Soto, KSPopulation: 5,73077CBB+AC+BC+
79Junction City, KSPopulation: 23,15077AA+D+B+CCC
80Paola, KSPopulation: 5,56577AACB+C+CC+
81Garden Plain, KSPopulation: 77077DA+BABCB
82Ellsworth, KSPopulation: 3,09677BA+ABCDC
83Yoder, KSPopulation: 15377D+A+C+A+B+D+C+
84Sterling, KSPopulation: 2,24977DA+AACDC+
85Sedgwick, KSPopulation: 1,88077DA+A+BC+D+C+
86Lansing, KSPopulation: 11,26077BCB+BBBC+
87Lakin, KSPopulation: 2,45977C+A+ABCD+C+
88Altamont, KSPopulation: 1,19277D+A+AACFB
89Clay Center, KSPopulation: 4,33877B+A+C+ACDC+
90Topeka, KSPopulation: 127,31277A+A+DBCD+C+
91Newton, KSPopulation: 19,03676A+A+DB+CD+C+
92Lyons, KSPopulation: 3,73876BA+ABCDC+
93Emporia, KSPopulation: 25,24576A+A+CBCD+C+
94Osage City, KSPopulation: 2,94776C+A+ABC+DC+
95Leavenworth, KSPopulation: 35,43476A+ADBC+CC+
96WaKeeney, KSPopulation: 1,97676BA+AB+CFC
97Hoxie, KSPopulation: 1,30876CA+AACDC
98Frontenac, KSPopulation: 3,42776CA+BBCCB
99Edgerton, KSPopulation: 1,59476DAA+B+BCC+
100Augusta, KSPopulation: 9,23176AA+D+B+CD+B
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