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Best Places To Live In Wichita, KS

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  • Wichita, KS
  • Your matching location
  • Population: 385,518
Nearby Areas With A High Livability Score82
  • Eastborough, KS
  • 4.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 728
81
  • Andale, KS
  • 17.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 879
81
  • Derby, KS
  • 10.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 23,419
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  • Colwich, KS
  • 12.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,368
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  • Mulvane, KS
  • 15.9 miles away (City)
  • Population: 6,000
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  • Andover, KS
  • 11.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 12,113
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  • Rose Hill, KS
  • 14 miles away (City)
  • Population: 4,009
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  • Clearwater, KS
  • 15.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 2,525
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  • Valley Center, KS
  • 9.9 miles away (City)
  • Population: 6,449
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  • Goddard, KS
  • 11.9 miles away (City)
  • Population: 4,583
78
  • Bel Aire, KS
  • 7.9 miles away (City)
  • Population: 6,923
78
  • Rockhurst, Wichita, KS
  • 5 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 122
78
  • Kechi, KS
  • 8.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 2,291
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  • Maize, KS
  • 8.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 3,984
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  • Sedgwick, KS
  • 16.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,925
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  • College Hill, Wichita, KS
  • 2.9 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 4,575
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  • Garden Plain, KS
  • 18.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 812
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  • Haysville, KS
  • 8.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 11,235
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  • Park City, KS
  • 8.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 7,194
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  • Maple Hills, Wichita, KS
  • 9 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: n/a
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  • McConnell AFB, KS
  • 6.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,428
70
  • Towanda, KS
  • 20.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,666
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  • Cottonwood Village, Wichita, KS
  • 6 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 566
70
  • Crown Heights, Wichita, KS
  • 3.7 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 1,421
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  • Courtland, Wichita, KS
  • 4.2 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 535
69
  • Village, Wichita, KS
  • 4.2 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 687
69
  • Lambsdale, Wichita, KS
  • 3.9 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 249
69
  • Longview, Wichita, KS
  • 3 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 589
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  • Brookhollow, Wichita, KS
  • 5.7 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 461
69
  • Crown Heights South, Wichita, KS
  • 3.7 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 653
69
  • Comotara Mainsgate Villa, Wichita, KS
  • 5.2 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 694
69
  • Indian Hills Riverbend, Wichita, KS
  • 2.3 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 2,435
69
  • Douglass, KS
  • 21.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 2,089
69
  • Benton, KS
  • 14.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,013
69
  • Whitewater, KS
  • 21.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 728
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  • Sleepy Hollow, Wichita, KS
  • 2.8 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 477
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  • Westlink, Wichita, KS
  • 6.1 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 738
66
  • Potwin, KS
  • 24.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 534
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  • Delano Township, Wichita, KS
  • 5.2 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 1,208
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  • Viola, KS
  • 21.9 miles away (City)
  • Population: 166
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  • Bentley, KS
  • 16.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 515
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  • Orchard Park, Wichita, KS
  • 3.2 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 3,785
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  • Mount Hope, KS
  • 21.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 790
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  • La Placita Park, Wichita, KS
  • 2.4 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 2,528
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  • Hilltop-Jefferson, Wichita, KS
  • 3.3 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 1,984
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  • Sunnyside, Wichita, KS
  • 2.3 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 1,269
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  • North Riverside, Wichita, KS
  • 1.8 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 4,280
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  • Harrison Park Rk, Wichita, KS
  • 6.8 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 473
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  • Park Meadows, Wichita, KS
  • 6.8 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 178
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  • Indian Hills, Wichita, KS
  • 1.8 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 2,143

Listed above are the best places to live in Wichita, KS for 2017. The list of best places is compiled using the AreaVibes Livability Score which is calculated from a score out of 100 and based on various categories. These categories include: amenities, cost of living, crime rates, education, employment, housing and weather. Displayed first is the matching location - Wichita, KS, followed by the best places to live near Wichita, KS, sorted by Livability Score.

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