StatisticManhattanKansasNational
Population55,9092,913,314328,239,523
Population density (sq mi)2,8973691
Median age24.636.237.7
Male/Female ratio1.1:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)38%59%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1846%45%43%
Speak English89%89%79%
Speak Spanish3%8%13%

Key findings

  • The population density in Manhattan is 7947% higher than Kansas
  • The median age in Manhattan is 32% lower than Kansas
  • In Manhattan 83.02% of the population is White
  • In Manhattan 5.48% of the population is Black
  • In Manhattan 5.82% of the population is Asian

Compare Manhattan, KS Demographics

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      Manhattan population breakdown by race

      RaceManhattanKansasNational
      White83.02%85.19%73.35%
      Black5.48%5.79%12.63%
      Asian5.82%2.68%5.22%
      American Indian0.37%0.82%0.82%
      Native Hawaiian0.17%0.06%0.18%
      Mixed race3.90%3.31%3.06%
      Other race1.25%2.15%4.75%
      In Manhattan, 6.6% of people are of Hispanic or Latino origin.
      Please note: Hispanics may be of any race, so also are included in any/all of the applicable race categories above.

      Household income distribution

      Place of birth by citizenship

      Manhattan age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

      Source: The Manhattan, KS demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).