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+
8Lindsborg, KSPopulation: 3,44285AA+A+AC+CC+
9Willowbrook, KSPopulation: 10185FA+A+AA+AC+
10Bel Aire, KSPopulation: 6,74785B+AA+ABC+B
11Roeland Park, KSPopulation: 6,79784ABA+ABBC+
12Derby, KSPopulation: 22,55584B+A+A+ABC+B
13Shawnee, KSPopulation: 62,10684A+CA+ABBC+
14Baldwin City, KSPopulation: 4,47384AA+A+ABC+C+
15Wamego, KSPopulation: 4,37084AA+A+ABC+C+
16Lake Quivira, KSPopulation: 88484FBA+A+A+A+C+
17Hesston, KSPopulation: 3,67584BA+A+ABCC+
18Lenexa, KSPopulation: 48,30083A+CA+AB+BC+
19Olathe, KSPopulation: 125,90283A+CA+AB+BC+
20Overland Park, KSPopulation: 174,50383A+D+AA+BBC+
21Manhattan, KSPopulation: 52,98883A+AB+A+CBC+
22Goddard, KSPopulation: 4,26383BA+A+ABC+B
23Louisburg, KSPopulation: 4,21683BAA+ABC+C+
24Andover, KSPopulation: 11,72782CAA+AB+BB
25Westwood, KSPopulation: 1,65182A+CA+A+BBC+
26Valley Center, KSPopulation: 6,73082C+A+A+AC+C+B
27St. Marys, KSPopulation: 2,83182C+A+A+AC+C+C+
28Rose Hill, KSPopulation: 4,18382DA+A+A+B+C+B
29Mulvane, KSPopulation: 5,95782CA+A+ABCB
30Colwich, KSPopulation: 1,30682D+A+A+ABCB
31Andale, KSPopulation: 1,00582DA+A+A+BC+B
32Clearwater, KSPopulation: 2,68381D+A+A+ABC+B
33Spring Hill, KSPopulation: 5,34081C+B+A+ABBC+
34Gardner, KSPopulation: 19,11781ABA+ABBC+
35Cimarron, KSPopulation: 1,84881C+A+A+BC+CC+
36Seneca, KSPopulation: 1,89881BA+A+B+CD+C
37Kechi, KSPopulation: 2,14081FAA+AB+BB
38Cheney, KSPopulation: 2,08780D+A+A+ABCB
39Hillsboro, KSPopulation: 2,95380C+A+A+B+C+DC+
40Meade, KSPopulation: 1,58780C+A+A+B+C+DC+
41Tonganoxie, KSPopulation: 4,53180BAAAC+C+C+
42Eudora, KSPopulation: 6,40680BAAABC+C+
43Inman, KSPopulation: 1,31980CA+A+B+C+CC+
44Abilene, KSPopulation: 6,82680AA+BB+C+CC
45Wellsville, KSPopulation: 2,00680D+A+A+AC+CC+
46Burlington, KSPopulation: 2,66380BA+AB+C+D+C+
47Assaria, KSPopulation: 48480FA+A+A+BCC+
48Mission, KSPopulation: 9,41480A+B+C+AC+BC+
49McPherson, KSPopulation: 13,19480A+A+D+AC+CC+
50Silver Lake, KSPopulation: 1,76680FA+A+A+BC+C+
51Ellis, KSPopulation: 1,99879C+A+A+B+C+DC
52Council Grove, KSPopulation: 2,22979BA+A+B+CFC+
53Lawrence, KSPopulation: 87,96379A+ADACBC+
54Basehor, KSPopulation: 4,55479D+C+A+AB+BC+
55Greensburg, KSPopulation: 88879BA+B+B+CC+C+
56Benton, KSPopulation: 88279DA+A+B+C+CB
57North Newton, KSPopulation: 1,80979FA+A+AC+C+C+
58Hays, KSPopulation: 20,58679A+A+CACC+C
59Beloit, KSPopulation: 3,81379BA+AAC+DC
60De Soto, KSPopulation: 5,73079CBA+AC+BC+
61Hugoton, KSPopulation: 4,04979C+A+A+C+BDC+
62Ellsworth, KSPopulation: 3,09679BA+A+BCDC
63Oskaloosa, KSPopulation: 1,27679CA+A+BC+D+C+
64Maize, KSPopulation: 3,45579CA+BABCB
65Sterling, KSPopulation: 2,24979DA+A+ACDC+
66Baxter Springs, KSPopulation: 4,22879BA+AB+C+FB
67Lakin, KSPopulation: 2,45979C+A+A+BCD+C+
68New Strawn, KSPopulation: 40579DA+AABCC+
69Altamont, KSPopulation: 1,19279D+A+A+ACFB
70Chapman, KSPopulation: 1,55879FA+A+ABCC
71McConnell AFB, KSPopulation: 1,68679D+A+A+A+CCB
72Plainville, KSPopulation: 1,65479C+A+A+ACFC
73Lansing, KSPopulation: 11,26079BCA+BBBC+
74Lyons, KSPopulation: 3,73879BA+A+BCDC+
75Ottawa, KSPopulation: 12,59678AA+BBCCC+
76WaKeeney, KSPopulation: 1,97678BA+A+B+CFC
77Sedgwick, KSPopulation: 1,88078DA+A+BC+D+C+
78Hoxie, KSPopulation: 1,30878CA+A+ACDC
79Scott City, KSPopulation: 3,92678BA+ABC+DC+
80Conway Springs, KSPopulation: 1,62978DA+A+B+CDB
81Ness City, KSPopulation: 1,43978CA+A+ACFC
82Clay Center, KSPopulation: 4,33878B+A+B+ACDC+
83Haven, KSPopulation: 1,19478FA+A+AC+DC+
84Edgerton, KSPopulation: 1,59478DAA+B+BCC+
85Garden Plain, KSPopulation: 77078DA+B+ABCB
86Lebo, KSPopulation: 96378DA+A+B+C+D+C+
87Haysville, KSPopulation: 10,62278BA+C+B+C+CB
88Winfield, KSPopulation: 12,33578AA+BB+CDB
89Medicine Lodge, KSPopulation: 1,97978C+A+A+ACFC+
90Oakley, KSPopulation: 2,01378D+A+A+ACDC
91Buhler, KSPopulation: 1,31978FA+A+AC+D+C+
92McLouth, KSPopulation: 1,07678FA+A+B+C+D+C+
93Victoria, KSPopulation: 1,09478DA+A+ACCC
94Park City, KSPopulation: 7,19278C+A+BB+BCB
95Holcomb, KSPopulation: 2,13778FA+A+BBC+C+
96Halstead, KSPopulation: 2,04778D+A+A+BCCC+
97Onaga, KSPopulation: 72177DA+A+ACDC+
98Emporia, KSPopulation: 25,24577A+A+C+BCD+C+
99Carlton, KSPopulation: 2977FA+AA+C+C+C
100Catharine, KSPopulation: 6077FA+A+A+BCC
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