Riley County, Kansas

Demographic Snapshot

Riley County Kansas City MSA United States
Population, 2017 73,343 2,128,912 325,719,178
Population % Ch., 2007-2017 9% 7.47% 7.99%
Median Age, 2016 24.7 37.4 37.9
Land Area (sq. mi.) 621.96 7,950 3,531,905
High School Grads, 2016 95.1% 91.4% 87%
College Grads, 2016 44.9% 35% 30.3%
Labor Force, 2017 37,325 1,128,859 160,320,000
Unemployment Rate, 2017 3% 3.8% 4.4%
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