Manhattan, Kansas

Demographic Snapshot

Manhattan Riley County Kansas City MSA
Population, 2016 54,983 73,343 2,104,509
Population % Ch., 2007-2016 11.5% 9% 4.4%
Median Age, 2015 24.4 24.7 35.9
Land Area (sq. mi.) 18.79 621.96 7,950
High School Grads, 2015 95.1% 95.1% 91.2%
College Grads, 2015 50.2% 44.9% 35.8%
Labor Force, 2016 31,109 37,325 1,126,141
Unemployment Rate, 2016 2.7% 3% 3.8%
Note: Educational Attainment rates are for the population 25 years and older. For consistency, the Educational Attainment data is from the 2011-2015 American Community Survey 5-Year Estimates.
Sources: U.S. Census Bureau, Population Estimates, American Community Survey; U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.

Major Employers

Contact Information

Manhattan Chamber of Commerce

KC's Agricultural Heritage

KC Animal Health Initiative

Advisory Board

Strategic Priorities

KC Animal Health Investment Forum