Manhattan, Kansas 

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Economy in Manhattan, Kansas

Manhattan has an unemployment rate of 2.6%. The US average is 3.9%.

Manhattan has seen the job market increase by 0.8% over the last year. Future job growth over the next ten years is predicted to be 25.4%, which is lower than the US average of 33.5%.

Tax Rates for Manhattan
- The Sales Tax Rate for Manhattan is 9.0%. The US average is 7.3%.
- The Income Tax Rate for Manhattan is 5.7%. The US average is 4.6%.
- Tax Rates can have a big impact when Comparing Cost of Living.

Income and Salaries for Manhattan
- The average income of a Manhattan resident is $24,323 a year. The US average is $28,555 a year.
- The Median household income of a Manhattan resident is $43,275 a year. The US average is $53,482 a year.

INCOME BY POPULATION PERCENT

  ECONOMYManhattan, KansasUnited States
  2.6%3.9%
  0.8%1.6%
  25.4%33.5%
  9.0%7.3%
  5.7%4.6%
  $27,009$31,177
  $47,632$57,652
  $75,900$70,850
  POPULATION BY OCCUPATION
  1.2%1.3%
  0.1%0.6%
  5.6%6.2%
  5.3%10.4%
  1.3%2.7%
  13.3%11.6%
  1.2%4.1%
  0.6%0.9%
  1.7%2.1%
  3.1%4.7%
  1.6%1.9%
  4.2%6.7%
  0.0%0.1%
  2.6%4.3%
  26.2%9.3%
  10.0%13.8%
  2.1%2.2%
  11.0%7.4%
  4.7%4.9%
  4.3%4.8%
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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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