Riley County, Kansas

Demographic Snapshot

Riley County Kansas City MSA United States
Population, 2016 73,343 2,104,509 323,127,513
Population % Ch., 2007-2016 9% 4.4% 6.8%
Median Age, 2015 24.7 35.9 37.8
Land Area (sq. mi.) 621.96 7,950 3,531,905
High School Grads, 2015 95.1% 91.2% 87.1%
College Grads, 2015 44.9% 35.8% 30.6%
Labor Force, 2016 37,325 1,126,141 158,968,000
Unemployment Rate, 2016 3% 3.8% 4.5%
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