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: 17592A+BA+A+A+A+C+
2Eastborough, KSPopulation: 71188A+D+A+A+A+AB
3Westwood Hills, KSPopulation: 39587A+FA+A+AAC+
4Leawood, KSPopulation: 31,95587A+FA+A+A+AC+
5Mission Hills, KSPopulation: 3,53487B+FA+A+A+A+C+
6Fairway, KSPopulation: 3,91185A+DA+A+AB+C+
7Prairie Village, KSPopulation: 21,63385A+D+A+A+B+BC+
8Willowbrook, KSPopulation: 10185FA+A+AA+AC+
9Roeland Park, KSPopulation: 6,79784ABA+ABBC+
10Bel Aire, KSPopulation: 6,74784B+AA+ABC+B
11Wamego, KSPopulation: 4,37084AA+A+ABC+C+
12Baldwin City, KSPopulation: 4,47384AA+A+ABC+C+
13Lindsborg, KSPopulation: 3,44284AA+A+AC+CC+
14Overland Park, KSPopulation: 174,50384A+D+A+A+BBC+
15Shawnee, KSPopulation: 62,10684A+CA+ABBC+
16Olathe, KSPopulation: 125,90284A+CA+AB+BC+
17Lenexa, KSPopulation: 48,30084A+CA+AB+BC+
18Lake Quivira, KSPopulation: 88484FBA+A+A+A+C+
19Derby, KSPopulation: 22,55583B+A+AABC+B
20Hesston, KSPopulation: 3,67583BA+A+ABCC+
21Westwood, KSPopulation: 1,65183A+CA+A+BBC+
22Merriam, KSPopulation: 11,09083A+B+A+ABBC+
23Manhattan, KSPopulation: 52,98883A+AB+A+CBC+
24Spring Hill, KSPopulation: 5,34082C+B+A+ABBC+
25Louisburg, KSPopulation: 4,21682BAA+ABC+C+
26Eudora, KSPopulation: 6,40682BAA+ABC+C+
27St. Marys, KSPopulation: 2,83182C+A+A+AC+C+C+
28Maize, KSPopulation: 3,45582CA+A+ABCB
29Colwich, KSPopulation: 1,30682D+A+A+ABCB
30Abilene, KSPopulation: 6,82682AA+AB+C+CC
31Mulvane, KSPopulation: 5,95782CA+A+ABCB
32Andale, KSPopulation: 1,00582DA+A+A+BC+B
33Valley Center, KSPopulation: 6,73082C+A+A+AC+C+B
34Cheney, KSPopulation: 2,08781D+A+A+ABCB
35Rose Hill, KSPopulation: 4,18381DA+A+A+B+C+B
36Andover, KSPopulation: 11,72781CAAAB+BB
37Burlington, KSPopulation: 2,66381BA+A+B+C+D+C+
38Clearwater, KSPopulation: 2,68381D+A+A+ABC+B
39Tonganoxie, KSPopulation: 4,53181BAA+AC+C+C+
40Cimarron, KSPopulation: 1,84881C+A+A+BC+CC+
41Seneca, KSPopulation: 1,89881BA+A+B+CD+C
42Kechi, KSPopulation: 2,14081FAA+AB+BB
43Gardner, KSPopulation: 19,11781ABAABBC+
44Hays, KSPopulation: 20,58681A+A+BACC+C
45Hillsboro, KSPopulation: 2,95381C+A+A+B+C+DC+
46Meade, KSPopulation: 1,58780C+A+A+B+C+DC+
47Inman, KSPopulation: 1,31980CA+A+B+C+CC+
48Goddard, KSPopulation: 4,26380BA+BABC+B
49Lawrence, KSPopulation: 87,96380A+AD+ACBC+
50Silver Lake, KSPopulation: 1,76680FA+A+A+BC+C+
51Mission, KSPopulation: 9,41480A+B+CAC+BC+
52Park City, KSPopulation: 7,19280C+A+AB+BCB
53Greensburg, KSPopulation: 88880BA+AB+CC+C+
54Wellsville, KSPopulation: 2,00680D+A+A+AC+CC+
55Ellis, KSPopulation: 1,99879C+A+A+B+C+DC
56De Soto, KSPopulation: 5,73079CBA+AC+BC+
57Baxter Springs, KSPopulation: 4,22879BA+A+B+C+FB
58McPherson, KSPopulation: 13,19479A+A+DAC+CC+
59Basehor, KSPopulation: 4,55479D+C+A+AB+BC+
60Benton, KSPopulation: 88279DA+A+B+C+CB
61North Newton, KSPopulation: 1,80979FA+A+AC+C+C+
62New Strawn, KSPopulation: 40579DA+AABCC+
63Haysville, KSPopulation: 10,62279BA+B+B+C+CB
64Hugoton, KSPopulation: 4,04979C+A+A+C+BDC+
65Oskaloosa, KSPopulation: 1,27679CA+A+BC+D+C+
66Holton, KSPopulation: 3,30079BA+A+BCDC+
67Sterling, KSPopulation: 2,24979DA+A+ACDC+
68Osage City, KSPopulation: 2,94779C+A+A+BC+DC+
69Maple Hill, KSPopulation: 72379FA+A+ABCC+
70Lyons, KSPopulation: 3,73879BA+A+BCDC+
71Lakin, KSPopulation: 2,45979C+A+A+BCD+C+
72Beloit, KSPopulation: 3,81379BA+B+AC+DC
73Altamont, KSPopulation: 1,19279D+A+A+ACFB
74Chapman, KSPopulation: 1,55879FA+A+ABCC
75Lansing, KSPopulation: 11,26079BCA+BBBC+
76Plainville, KSPopulation: 1,65479C+A+A+ACFC
77Ottawa, KSPopulation: 12,59679AA+B+BCCC+
78Clay Center, KSPopulation: 4,33878B+A+B+ACDC+
79Ellsworth, KSPopulation: 3,09678BA+A+BCDC
80Garden Plain, KSPopulation: 77078DA+AABCB
81WaKeeney, KSPopulation: 1,97678BA+A+B+CFC
82Sedgwick, KSPopulation: 1,88078DA+A+BC+D+C+
83Hoxie, KSPopulation: 1,30878CA+A+ACDC
84Salina, KSPopulation: 47,60578A+A+D+BCCC
85Winfield, KSPopulation: 12,33578AA+BB+CDB
86Girard, KSPopulation: 2,79178C+A+A+BCDB
87Conway Springs, KSPopulation: 1,62978DA+A+B+CDB
88Ness City, KSPopulation: 1,43978CA+A+ACFC
89Haven, KSPopulation: 1,19478FA+A+AC+DC+
90Edgerton, KSPopulation: 1,59478DAA+B+BCC+
91Junction City, KSPopulation: 23,15078AA+CB+CCC
92El Dorado, KSPopulation: 12,98878AA+C+B+CD+B
93Holcomb, KSPopulation: 2,13778FA+A+BBC+C+
94Lebo, KSPopulation: 96378DA+A+B+C+D+C+
95Marysville, KSPopulation: 3,28578BA+A+B+CDC
96Ulysses, KSPopulation: 6,00778B+A+A+CC+D+C+
97Carlton, KSPopulation: 2978FA+A+A+C+C+C
98Yoder, KSPopulation: 15378D+A+BA+B+D+C+
99Scott City, KSPopulation: 3,92678BA+B+BC+DC+
100Frontenac, KSPopulation: 3,42778CA+ABCCB
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