Living in Manhattan, KS

Demographics | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2020-12-30

Manhattan, Kansas Info Snack

Population
55,290
Unemployment
5.2%
Poverty
26.3%
Median Home
$209,700
Median Income
$50,537
Median Rent
$910

Manhattan SnackAbility

7.5
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
6/10
Housing
8
Affordability
5
Diversity
8
Safety
N/A
Amenities
9
Education
9
Commute
10

Manhattan, KS Cost Of Living

94
Manhattan's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Manhattan Kansas National Average
Overall 94 89 100
Services 89 93 100
Groceries 94 93 100
Health 94 99 100
Housing 100 76 100
Transportation 89 95 100
Utilities 101 98 100

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Map Of Manhattan, KS

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Population over time in Manhattan

Year Population % Change
2019 55,290 -0.4%
2018 55,489 0.1%
2017 55,427 -0.9%
2016 55,909 0.3%
2015 55,769 1.2%
2014 55,112 1.9%
2013 54,082 2.1%
2012 52,988 2.8%
2011 51,536 1.8%
2010 50,606 -

Race / Ethnicity in Manhattan

White
76.9% (42,495)
African American
5.8% (3,204)
American Indian
0.4% (205)
Asian
5.8% (3,192)
Hawaiian
0.2% (108)
Other
0.1% (36)
Two Or More
3.9% (2,134)
Hispanic
7.1% (3,916)
Race Manhattan KS USA
White 76.9% 75.9% 60.7%
African American 5.8% 5.7% 12.3%
American Indian 0.4% 0.7% 0.7%
Asian 5.8% 2.9% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.2% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.1% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 3.9% 2.9% 2.4%
Hispanic 7.1% 11.9% 18.0%

Gender in Manhattan

Female
49.3% (27,248)
Male
50.7% (28,041)
Gender Manhattan KS USA
Female 49.3% 50.2% 50.8%
Male 50.7% 49.8% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Manhattan for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
0.0% (0)
9-12th Grade
3.0% (1,658)
High School / GED
15.0% (8,293)
Some College
22.0% (12,163)
Associate's Degree
7.0% (3,870)
Bachelor's Degree
27.0% (14,928)
Master's Degree
16.0% (8,846)
Professional Degree
3.0% (1,658)
Doctorate Degree
7.0% (3,870)
Education Manhattan KS USA
< 9th Grade 0.0% 4.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 3.0% 5.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 15.0% 26.0% 27.0%
Some College 22.0% 23.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 7.0% 9.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 27.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 16.0% 9.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 3.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 7.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Manhattan, Kansas

Less than $10,000
10.7% (588,882)
$10,000 to $14,999
4.6% (254,445)
$15,000 to $24,999
10.7% (593,796)
$25,000 to $34,999
10.1% (557,486)
$35,000 to $49,999
13.5% (745,590)
$50,000 to $74,999
18.3% (1,011,775)
$75,000 to $99,999
10.5% (581,238)
$100,000 to $149,999
12.5% (691,534)
$150,000 to $199,999
5.4% (299,219)
$200,000 or more
3.7% (205,030)
Income Manhattan KS USA
Less than $10,000 10.7% 5.6% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 4.6% 4.1% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 10.7% 9.0% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 10.1% 9.7% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 13.5% 13.7% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 18.3% 18.8% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 10.5% 13.4% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 12.5% 14.8% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 5.4% 5.7% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 3.7% 5.3% 7.7%

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