What you need to know about Wichita, KS

Wichita, the largest city in Kansas, is a regional center for business and culture. The city has a strong business climate anchored by manufacturing, health care and agriculture. Downtown Wichita is a premier spot for history, entertainment and great food, which put the city on ourTop 10 Foodie Cities list. Other must-sees are the artsy Final Fridays and Botanica Wichita gardens. Wichita has a Walk Score® of 32.

Top 10 Foodie Cities 2012
Top 10 Minor League Baseball Teams 2010


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Business Climate


Homes Owned 60.55%
60.55% Complete
Homes Rented 39.45%
39.45% Complete

Real Estate

In Wichita, Kansas

Ready to move to Wichita? There are a variety of housing options in the area. Click below to learn about the recent trends, average home values and even a few current real estate listings in Wichita.

Median Home Price

Lower than the state average


In Wichita, Kansas

The quality of a school district is often a top factor for parents considering where to live. Strong school systems attract new residents and help their cities prosper. See how Wichita rates.

Median Household Income

Lower than the national average


In Wichita, Kansas

Being a great place to live and being a great place to work often go hand-in-hand. Here’s what the business and employment climate is like in Wichita.
Golfing in Wichita
Golf Enthusiasts Delight in Wichita Area Courses
Golf courses in the Wichita area are well above par - and that’s a good thing.


Most residents are
5-17 Years old


In Wichita, Kansas

Access to quality hospitals, doctors and health-care providers is just part of what makes a healthy community. Here’s how to get and stay healthy in Wichita.


Bachelor’s Degree 29%
29% Complete
Graduated High School 87%
87% Complete

Wichita, KS's Livability Rankings

Top 10 Foodie Cities 2012
Top 10 Minor League Baseball Teams 2010