Manhattan, Kansas

Demographic Snapshot

Manhattan Riley County Kansas City MSA
Population, 2015 56,143 75,247 2,087,471
Population % Ch., 2005-2015 13.84% 11.47% 6.6%
Median Age, 2014 24.1 24.6 36.7
Land Area (sq. mi.) 18.79 621.96 7,950
High School Grads, 2014 95.5% 95.2% 90.8%
College Grads, 2014 51.7% 45.5% 33.6%
Labor Force, 2015 29,702 37,790 1,118,850
Unemployment Rate, 2015 2.5% 2.9% 3.8%
Note: Educational Attainment rates are for the population 25 years and older. For consistency, the Educational Attainment data is from the 2009-2013 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