Riley County, Kansas

Demographic Snapshot

Riley County Kansas City MSA United States
Population, 2015 75,247 2,087,471 321,418,820
Population % Ch., 2005-2015 11.47% 6.6% 8.7%
Median Age, 2014 24.6 36.7 37.4
Land Area (sq. mi.) 621.96 7,950 3,531,905
High School Grads, 2014 95.2% 90.8% 86.3%
College Grads, 2014 45.5% 33.6% 29.3%
Labor Force, 2015 37,790 1,118,850 157,833,000
Unemployment Rate, 2015 2.9% 3.8% 5%
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