Best Places To Live In Kansas 2016

Nearby Areas With A High Livability Score88
  • Leawood, KS
  • (City)
  • Population: 32,842
87
  • Westwood Hills, KS
  • (City)
  • Population: 401
86
  • Olathe, KS
  • (City)
  • Population: 129,913
86
  • Prairie Village, KS
  • (City)
  • Population: 21,730
86
  • Shawnee, KS
  • (City)
  • Population: 63,597
85
  • Seneca, KS
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,819
85
  • Westwood, KS
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,699
85
  • Fairway, KS
  • (City)
  • Population: 3,946
85
  • Mission, KS
  • (City)
  • Population: 9,451
85
  • Roeland Park, KS
  • (City)
  • Population: 6,799
84
  • Hesston, KS
  • (City)
  • Population: 3,621
84
  • Overland Park, KS
  • (City)
  • Population: 178,945
84
  • Lindsborg, KS
  • (City)
  • Population: 3,473
84
  • Eastborough, KS
  • (City)
  • Population: 728
84
  • Lenexa, KS
  • (City)
  • Population: 49,573
84
  • Colwich, KS
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,368
84
  • Mission Woods, KS
  • (City)
  • Population: 166
84
  • Derby, KS
  • (City)
  • Population: 23,419
84
  • Manhattan, KS
  • (City)
  • Population: 55,112
84
  • Lakin, KS
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,913
84
  • Smith Center, KS
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,634
83
  • WaKeeney, KS
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,896
83
  • Wamego, KS
  • (City)
  • Population: 4,401
83
  • Garden Plain, KS
  • (City)
  • Population: 812
83
  • Meade, KS
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,604
83
  • St. Francis, KS
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,257
83
  • Mulvane, KS
  • (City)
  • Population: 6,000
83
  • Cimarron, KS
  • (City)
  • Population: 2,057
83
  • Merriam, KS
  • (City)
  • Population: 11,191
83
  • Little River, KS
  • (City)
  • Population: 564
83
  • Gardner, KS
  • (City)
  • Population: 20,128
83
  • Abilene, KS
  • (City)
  • Population: 6,729
83
  • Mission Hills, KS
  • (City)
  • Population: 3,555
83
  • Sabetha, KS
  • (City)
  • Population: 2,562
83
  • Chapman, KS
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,441
83
  • Bucklin, KS
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,120
83
  • Sublette, KS
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,603
83
  • Hugoton, KS
  • (City)
  • Population: 3,903
83
  • Hays, KS
  • (City)
  • Population: 20,886
83
  • Hoxie, KS
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,330
83
  • Victoria, KS
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,129
82
  • Goddard, KS
  • (City)
  • Population: 4,583
82
  • Hillsboro, KS
  • (City)
  • Population: 2,940
82
  • St. Marys, KS
  • (City)
  • Population: 2,808
82
  • Silver Lake, KS
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,692
82
  • Hill City, KS
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,533
82
  • Baldwin City, KS
  • (City)
  • Population: 4,552
82
  • Eureka, KS
  • (City)
  • Population: 2,449
82
  • Norton, KS
  • (City)
  • Population: 2,878
82
  • Harper, KS
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,304
AreaVibes reveals the best places to live in Kansas for 2016 using our Livability Score. The Livability Score for each city in Kansas is calculated out of 100 from a unique algorithm based on various metrics, including: amenities, cost of living, crime, education, employment, housing and weather. Kansas has a population of 2,882,946 and a population density of 35.1 people per square mile. The capital city is Topeka and the largest city in Kansas is Wichita. To filter the results, use the dropdown options to sort by population or category.