Manhattan, Kansas 

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KANSAS TOTAL CASES REPORTED

9,390

US TOTAL CASES REPORTED

1,725,656

updated daily at 9 AM PST
source Kaiser Family Foundation

Population

55,427

+9.5% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

2.6%

Median Income

$43,275

Median Home Price

$196,100

Best Places to Live in Manhattan, Kansas

College town - In the northeastern corner of Kansas, 150 miles west of Kansas City. September, May and June are the most pleasant months in Manhattan, while January and December are the least comfortable months.

Pros
-Affordability
-Strong economy
-College town
Cons
-Harsh winters
-Isolated
-Tornado/hail threat

 $165,000 
1121 Claflin Rd
Bed 4 | Bath 2 | 2262 SqFt
 $178,500 
2205 Timber Creek Dr
Bed 5 | Bath 2 | 2826 SqFt
 $500,000 
1523 Pierre St
Bed 6 | Bath 4 | 2080 SqFt

What Bert Has To Say About Manhattan Metro Area

The Manhattan, KS metro area is located in the northeastern corner of Kansas, 150 miles west of Kansas City. Manhattan is one of the smaller metros in the United States and is comprised of Riley and Pottawatomie counties.


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QUICK FACTS

Real Estate: For Sale
Country:
United States
State: Kansas
County: Riley County
Metro Area: Manhattan Metro Area
Political Ideology: Somewhat liberal
City: Manhattan
Zip Codes: 66502 66503 66506
Time zone: Central Standard Time (CST)
Elevation: 1024 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Manhattan is 2.6% (U.S. avg. is 3.9%). Recent job growth is Positive. Manhattan jobs have increased by 0.8%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Manhattan's cost of living is 11.8% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Manhattan's Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
September, May and June are the most pleasant months in Manhattan, while January and December are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather | Climate Averages

VOTING
Riley county voted Republican in the last five Presidential elections. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Manhattan's population is 55,427 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 9.5%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 14.7 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Manhattan is $196,100. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 2.4%. Check out the homes in the area

SCHOOLS
Manhattan public schools spend $13,283 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 12.4 students per teacher in Manhattan. More Education


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Housing Market in Manhattan

It's a good time to buy in Manhattan. Home Appreciation is up 2.4% in the last 12 months. Browse Manhattan Real Estate

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Reviews for Manhattan   33 Reviews
Good memories - 1/12/2016
I lived in your city briefly this past year of 2015. Liked it. The cost was a bit too high, but generally you have a decent town compared to some places I've visited. I... Read More

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Great City - 10/29/2014
Manhattan is one of the best educational environments I have ever seen. The local school district is filled with passionate employees and the facilities are modern and... Read More

Really depend on who you are and what you're looki - 7/26/2012
Manhattan is a wonderful place to live if you are thinking about retiring here, want a family away from the big city, or if you are a college student. Because it is a... Read More


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ZIP CODES IN MANHATTAN, KANSAS
66502 66503 66506

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NEW LISTINGS IN MANHATTAN
$165,000
1121 Claflin Rd
Bed 4 | Bath 2

$178,500
2205 Timber Creek Dr
Bed 5 | Bath 2

$500,000
1523 Pierre St
Bed 6 | Bath 4

$180,000
2310 Wildwood Ln
Bed 4 | Bath 2

$280,000
1812 Alabama Ln
Bed 6 | Bath 3

$235,000
3813 Rocky Ford Ave
Bed 3 | Bath 3

$285,000
9948 Rosemary Ln
Bed 6 | Bath 3

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