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 2,851,183 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: 17586A+FA+A+A+A+C+
2Westwood Hills, KSPopulation: 39586A+DAA+AAC+
3Eastborough, KSPopulation: 71186A+D+AA+A+AB
4Mission Hills, KSPopulation: 3,53485B+FA+A+A+A+C+
5Leawood, KSPopulation: 31,95585A+FA+A+A+AC+
6Prairie Village, KSPopulation: 21,63385A+CA+A+B+BC+
7Fairway, KSPopulation: 3,91184A+DAA+AB+C+
8Roeland Park, KSPopulation: 6,79783AAAABBC+
9Shawnee, KSPopulation: 62,10683A+B+B+ABBC+
10Olathe, KSPopulation: 125,90283A+B+B+AB+BC+
11Westwood, KSPopulation: 1,65183A+CAA+BBC+
12Overland Park, KSPopulation: 174,50383A+CB+A+BBC+
13Baldwin City, KSPopulation: 4,47383AAA+ABC+C+
14Merriam, KSPopulation: 11,09082A+ABABBC+
15Lenexa, KSPopulation: 48,30082A+C+B+AB+BC+
16Wamego, KSPopulation: 4,37082AA+AABC+C+
17Manhattan, KSPopulation: 52,98882A+A+BA+CBC+
18Hesston, KSPopulation: 3,67582BA+AABCC+
19Derby, KSPopulation: 22,55582B+ABABC+B
20Lindsborg, KSPopulation: 3,44281AA+B+AC+CC+
21Bel Aire, KSPopulation: 6,74781B+B+AABC+B
22Louisburg, KSPopulation: 4,21681BA+AABC+C+
23Spring Hill, KSPopulation: 5,34081C+AAABBC+
24Mission, KSPopulation: 9,41481A+ACAC+BC+
25Eudora, KSPopulation: 6,40681BA+AABC+C+
26Gardner, KSPopulation: 19,11780AABABBC+
27Andover, KSPopulation: 11,72780CB+B+AB+BB
28Basehor, KSPopulation: 4,55480D+B+A+AB+BC+
29Abilene, KSPopulation: 6,82680AA+BB+C+CC
30McPherson, KSPopulation: 13,19480A+A+CAC+CC+
31Tonganoxie, KSPopulation: 4,53180BA+BAC+C+C+
32Colwich, KSPopulation: 1,30680D+A+A+ABCB
33St. Marys, KSPopulation: 2,83180C+A+AAC+C+C+
34Andale, KSPopulation: 1,00580DAA+A+BC+B
35Lawrence, KSPopulation: 87,96380A+AD+ACBC+
36Hays, KSPopulation: 20,58680A+A+CACC+C
37Maize, KSPopulation: 3,45580CA+AABCB
38Valley Center, KSPopulation: 6,73080C+A+B+AC+C+B
39Cheney, KSPopulation: 2,08779D+A+AABCB
40Mulvane, KSPopulation: 5,95779CA+B+ABCB
41Maple Hill, KSPopulation: 72379FA+A+ABCC+
42Goddard, KSPopulation: 4,26379BABABC+B
43Cimarron, KSPopulation: 1,84879C+A+A+BC+CC+
44Burlington, KSPopulation: 2,66379BA+AB+C+D+C+
45Rose Hill, KSPopulation: 4,18379DAAA+B+C+B
46Kechi, KSPopulation: 2,14079FAA+AB+BB
47Inman, KSPopulation: 1,31979CA+A+B+C+CC+
48Hillsboro, KSPopulation: 2,95379C+A+A+B+C+DC+
49De Soto, KSPopulation: 5,73079CAB+AC+BC+
50Meade, KSPopulation: 1,58779C+A+A+B+C+DC+
51Seneca, KSPopulation: 1,89879BA+AB+CD+C
52Lansing, KSPopulation: 11,26079BB+B+BBBC+
53Clearwater, KSPopulation: 2,68379D+A+B+ABC+B
54Benton, KSPopulation: 88278DA+A+B+C+CB
55North Newton, KSPopulation: 1,80978FA+A+AC+C+C+
56Greensburg, KSPopulation: 88878BA+BB+CC+C+
57Salina, KSPopulation: 47,60578A+A+CBCCC
58Park City, KSPopulation: 7,19278C+A+BB+BCB
59Silver Lake, KSPopulation: 1,76678FA+A+A+BC+C+
60Haysville, KSPopulation: 10,62278BA+C+B+C+CB
61Lebo, KSPopulation: 96378DA+A+B+C+D+C+
62Yoder, KSPopulation: 15378D+A+C+A+B+D+C+
63Lake Quivira, KSPopulation: 88478FFA+A+A+A+C+
64Baxter Springs, KSPopulation: 4,22878BA+BB+C+FB
65Plainville, KSPopulation: 1,65478C+A+A+ACFC
66Wellsville, KSPopulation: 2,00678D+A+B+AC+CC+
67Wichita, KSPopulation: 381,17678A+A+FBCCB
68Ellis, KSPopulation: 1,99878C+A+AB+C+DC
69Hugoton, KSPopulation: 4,04978C+A+A+C+BDC+
70Paola, KSPopulation: 5,56577AA+CB+C+CC+
71Ottawa, KSPopulation: 12,59677AA+C+BCCC+
72Beloit, KSPopulation: 3,81377BA+BAC+DC
73Chapman, KSPopulation: 1,55877FA+A+ABCC
74Winfield, KSPopulation: 12,33577AA+C+B+CDB
75New Strawn, KSPopulation: 40577DA+BABCC+
76Willowbrook, KSPopulation: 10177FDA+AA+AC+
77Junction City, KSPopulation: 23,15077AA+D+B+CCC
78El Dorado, KSPopulation: 12,98877AA+CB+CD+B
79Oskaloosa, KSPopulation: 1,27677CA+ABC+D+C+
80Edgerton, KSPopulation: 1,59477DA+A+B+BCC+
81Leavenworth, KSPopulation: 35,43477A+A+DBC+CC+
82Holton, KSPopulation: 3,30077BA+B+BCDC+
83Auburn, KSPopulation: 1,29677FA+A+B+C+CC+
84Clay Center, KSPopulation: 4,33877B+A+C+ACDC+
85Garden Plain, KSPopulation: 77077DA+BABCB
86Sterling, KSPopulation: 2,24977DA+AACDC+
87Victoria, KSPopulation: 1,09477DA+A+ACCC
88Lakin, KSPopulation: 2,45977C+A+ABCD+C+
89Altamont, KSPopulation: 1,19277D+A+AACFB
90Ellsworth, KSPopulation: 3,09677BA+ABCDC
91Sedgwick, KSPopulation: 1,88077DA+A+BC+D+C+
92Bonner Springs, KSPopulation: 7,27776BA+D+B+C+C+C+
93Lyons, KSPopulation: 3,73876BA+ABCDC+
94Topeka, KSPopulation: 127,31276A+A+DBCD+C+
95WaKeeney, KSPopulation: 1,97676BA+AB+CFC
96Hoxie, KSPopulation: 1,30876CA+AACDC
97Frontenac, KSPopulation: 3,42776CA+BBCCB
98Newton, KSPopulation: 19,03676A+A+DB+CD+C+
99Emporia, KSPopulation: 25,24576A+A+CBCD+C+
100Osage City, KSPopulation: 2,94776C+A+ABC+DC+
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