The unemployment rate in Wichita is 5.9% (U.S. avg. is 6.0%). Recent job growth is Positive. Wichita jobs have increased by 0.5%. More Economy
COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Wichita's cost of living is 18.4% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living
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WEATHER & CLIMATE
September, May and October are the most pleasant months in Wichita, while January and December are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather
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In the last Presidential election, Sedgwick county remained strongly Republican, 54.4% to 42.6%. More Voting Stats
Wichita's population is 394,574 people. Since 2020, it has had a population growth of 4.1%. Learn More...
Average Commute time is 18.2 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...
The median home cost in Wichita is Real Estate: $172,400
. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 9.9%.
Wichita public schools spend $12,527 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 15.6 students per teacher in Wichita. More Education