Best Places To Live In Kansas 2016

Nearby Areas With A High Livability Score89
  • Leawood, KS
  • (City)
  • Population: 32,842
88
  • Westwood Hills, KS
  • (City)
  • Population: 401
87
  • Olathe, KS
  • (City)
  • Population: 129,913
87
  • Prairie Village, KS
  • (City)
  • Population: 21,730
87
  • Shawnee, KS
  • (City)
  • Population: 63,597
87
  • Seneca, KS
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,819
86
  • Westwood, KS
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,699
86
  • Fairway, KS
  • (City)
  • Population: 3,946
86
  • Mission, KS
  • (City)
  • Population: 9,451
86
  • Roeland Park, KS
  • (City)
  • Population: 6,799
85
  • Hesston, KS
  • (City)
  • Population: 3,621
85
  • Overland Park, KS
  • (City)
  • Population: 178,945
85
  • Lindsborg, KS
  • (City)
  • Population: 3,473
85
  • Eastborough, KS
  • (City)
  • Population: 728
85
  • Lenexa, KS
  • (City)
  • Population: 49,573
85
  • Colwich, KS
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,368
85
  • Mission Woods, KS
  • (City)
  • Population: 166
85
  • Derby, KS
  • (City)
  • Population: 23,419
85
  • Manhattan, KS
  • (City)
  • Population: 55,112
85
  • Lakin, KS
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,913
84
  • Smith Center, KS
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,634
84
  • WaKeeney, KS
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,896
84
  • Wamego, KS
  • (City)
  • Population: 4,401
84
  • Garden Plain, KS
  • (City)
  • Population: 812
84
  • Meade, KS
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,604
84
  • St. Francis, KS
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,257
84
  • Mulvane, KS
  • (City)
  • Population: 6,000
84
  • Cimarron, KS
  • (City)
  • Population: 2,057
84
  • Merriam, KS
  • (City)
  • Population: 11,191
84
  • Little River, KS
  • (City)
  • Population: 564
84
  • Gardner, KS
  • (City)
  • Population: 20,128
84
  • Abilene, KS
  • (City)
  • Population: 6,729
84
  • 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
83
  • Goddard, KS
  • (City)
  • Population: 4,583
83
  • Hillsboro, KS
  • (City)
  • Population: 2,940
83
  • St. Marys, KS
  • (City)
  • Population: 2,808
83
  • Hill City, KS
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,533
83
  • Silver Lake, KS
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,692
83
  • Baldwin City, KS
  • (City)
  • Population: 4,552
83
  • Norton, KS
  • (City)
  • Population: 2,878
83
  • Eureka, KS
  • (City)
  • Population: 2,449
83
  • 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.