Cities & Other Places

Statistics
Cities in Kansas
Read the list of all 627 cities in Kansas by county online.

City Population Estimates
See the official U.S. Census Population Estimates for each of Kansas’ 627 incorporated cities, from Census 2010-July 1, 2012.
Rates of population change based on Census' estimates, comparing July 1, 2012 estimates to July 1, 2010 and the April 1, 2010 estimate base can be also read online.

The following are the ten largest cities in Kansas by population, based on the Census estimates for July 1, 2012:
City Population Estimate
Wichita 385,577
Overland Park 178,919
Kansas City 147,268
Olathe 130,045
Topeka 127,939
Lawrence 89,512
Shawnee 63,622
Manhattan 56,069
Lenexa 49,398
Salina 48,045

These are the ten fastest growing cities in Kansas by percent change in population and by total population increase in Census estimates between the April 1, 2010 estimates base number and the July 1, 2012 estimate:
City (County) Percent Change (Numeric Change)
Grandview Plaza (Geary) 14.2% (222)
Milford (Geary) 11.9% (63)
Junction City (Geary) 10.6% (2,468)
St. George (Pottawatomie) 10.5% (67)
Maize (Sedgwick) 7.7% (266)
Manhattan (Riley) 7.2% (3,790)
Gardner (Johnson) 6.2% (1,195)
Randolph (Riley) 4.9% (8)
Horace (Greeley) 4.3% (3)
Tribune (Greeley) 4.0% (30)

Finally, the following table represents the fastest growing cities by total population growth from April 1, 2010 to July 1, 2012:
City (County) Population Change (Percent)
Overland Park (Johnson) 5,557 (3.2%)
Olathe (Johnson) 4,173 (3.3%)
Manhattan (Riley) 3,790 (7.2%)
Wichita (Sedgwick) 3,204 (0.8%)
Junction City (Geary) 2,468 (10.6%)
Lawrence (Douglas) 1,869 (2.1%)
Kansas City (Wyandotte) 1,482 (1.0%)
Shawnee (Johnson) 1,431 (2.3%)
Lenexa (Johnson) 1,208 (2.5%)
Gardner (Johnson) 1,195 (6.2%)

Historic Population of Cities
This table shows the historic population of Kansas' 25 largest cities, as of the Census' July 1, 2012 population estimate.

American Community Survey Demographic Profiles
Single-Year Estimates
These are general demographic profiles of cities, school districts, and congressional districts in Kansas with more than 65,000 people.

Cities
School Districts
Congressional Districts (112th Congress)