10 Largest Cities in Kansas

The largest city in Kansas is Wichita with a population of 391,352. Bucyrus is the fastest growing city in Kansas over the past 10 years, having grown 66.84% since 2010.
Rank Name 2021 Pop 2010 Census Change Density (mi²)
1Wichita391,352382,7452.25%361
2Overland Park201,034174,04015.51%399
3Kansas City152,950145,8784.85%183
4Olathe142,119126,26912.55%344
5Topeka124,374127,914-2.77%302
6Lawrence100,20588,23213.57%437
7Shawnee65,55562,3115.21%233
8Lenexa56,17748,29216.33%246
9Manhattan53,84652,5262.51%404
10Salina46,23647,926-3.53%268
11Hutchinson39,92542,198-5.39%242
12Leavenworth35,62735,3720.72%219
13Leawood34,72331,9368.73%343
14Dodge City26,67827,457-2.84%273
15Garden City26,28226,846-2.10%363
16Derby25,41322,52412.83%369
17Emporia24,42824,911-1.94%304
18Gardner22,44119,21216.81%325
19Prairie Village22,05521,4672.74%529
20Hays20,60820,5230.41%366
21Junction City19,95223,901-16.52%268
22Pittsburg19,91820,257-1.67%227
23Newton19,09919,142-0.22%196
24Liberal18,32020,552-10.86%239
25Great Bend14,62616,007-8.63%208
26Andover13,63911,83415.25%201
27McPherson13,03313,134-0.77%261
28El Dorado12,94813,228-2.12%211
29Ottawa12,21612,642-3.37%184
30Lansing11,88711,3035.17%144
31Winfield11,76512,334-4.61%157
32Haysville11,48210,8405.92%368
33Arkansas City11,45912,410-7.66%183
34Mission10,9539,32817.42%611
35Merriam10,85911,028-1.53%375
36Atchison10,34810,980-5.76%192
37Augusta9,3219,403-0.87%329
38Parsons9,17910,463-12.27%129
39Coffeyville9,11110,267-11.26%144
40Chanute9,0149,113-1.09%189
41Bel Aire8,7606,77929.22%193
42Independence8,3479,458-11.75%162
43Bonner Springs8,1187,34410.54%77
44Spring Hill8,0265,44947.29%137
45Park City7,8867,3477.34%120
46Fort Scott7,6718,062-4.85%206
47Wellington7,5048,163-8.07%153
48Valley Center7,3696,8247.99%155
49Basehor7,1044,65852.51%148
50De Soto6,6205,72415.65%88
51Mulvane6,6116,1487.53%221
52Roeland Park6,5346,734-2.97%602
53Eudora6,5116,1545.80%329
54Fort Riley6,3687,761-17.95%186
55Pratt6,2486,836-8.60%121
56Abilene6,0276,851-12.03%189
57Paola5,7935,6252.99%169
58Tonganoxie5,6675,02712.73%228
59Maize5,5043,47958.21%85
60Colby5,4645,4170.87%220
61Ulysses5,3706,153-12.73%251
62Iola5,1345,702-9.96%171
63Concordia5,0455,390-6.40%167
64Goddard4,9344,41711.70%150
65Baldwin City4,7524,5235.06%265
66Louisburg4,6624,3207.92%142
67Wamego4,6584,4175.46%294
68Edwardsville4,5114,3453.82%74
69Goodland4,4044,492-1.96%146
70Russell4,3614,527-3.67%135
71Osawatomie4,3084,449-3.17%122
72Rose Hill3,9683,9360.81%262
73Clay Center3,9674,348-8.76%186
74Baxter Springs3,9584,257-7.02%187
75Fairway3,9323,8751.47%519
76Hesston3,7783,7211.53%156
77Hugoton3,6733,940-6.78%263
78Scott City3,6183,838-5.73%203
79Lyons3,5323,745-5.69%204
80Mission Hills3,4893,4760.37%255
81Beloit3,4693,818-9.14%132
82Larned3,4594,044-14.47%214
83Oaklawn-Sunview3,4413,2765.04%955
84Frontenac3,3823,441-1.71%102
85Lindsborg3,2863,451-4.78%269
86Marysville3,2673,304-1.12%106
87Garnett3,2113,413-5.92%155
88Holton3,1443,319-5.27%175
89Hiawatha3,0883,256-5.16%177
90Columbus3,0043,302-9.02%187
91Ellsworth2,9173,125-6.66%183
92Galena2,8303,104-8.83%92
93Hillsboro2,7903,000-7.00%170
94Kingman2,7863,177-12.31%120
95Osage City2,7852,938-5.21%132
96Norton2,6522,884-8.04%207
97St. Marys2,6342,680-1.72%333
98Sabetha2,6332,5572.97%123
99Girard2,6292,782-5.50%168
100Clearwater2,5702,4903.21%198
101Burlington2,5232,667-5.40%171
102South Hutchinson2,4542,455-0.04%129
103Hoisington2,4222,700-10.30%311
104Phillipsburg2,4012,569-6.54%211
105Eureka2,3182,635-12.03%151
106Sterling2,2252,344-5.08%185
107Herington2,2002,531-13.08%68
108Neodesha2,1822,485-12.19%234
109Council Grove2,1792,202-1.04%158
110Cheney2,1612,1012.86%139
111Fredonia2,1452,474-13.30%132
112Seneca2,1352,0026.64%192
113Cimarron2,1352,192-2.60%276
114Cherryvale2,1062,369-11.10%163
115Halstead2,0752,085-0.48%227
116Holcomb2,0632,098-1.67%249
117Oakley2,0512,054-0.15%159
118Lakin2,0292,235-9.22%320
119Kechi2,0231,9175.53%50
120Anthony2,0122,254-10.74%99
121Ellis1,9852,071-4.15%179
122Caney1,9322,207-12.46%213
123Ogden1,9242,087-7.81%171
124Ellinwood1,8972,136-11.19%214
125Moundridge1,8791,8680.59%185
126Belleville1,8691,973-5.27%136
127Minneapolis1,8602,038-8.73%151
128Medicine Lodge1,8032,014-10.48%225
129North Newton1,7781,7730.28%290
130WaKeeney1,7761,886-5.83%149
131Marion1,7571,928-8.87%98
132Edgerton1,7521,774-1.24%36
133Plainville1,7501,906-8.18%218
134Wellsville1,7471,852-5.67%185
135Humboldt1,7211,940-11.29%179
136Sedgwick1,6921,6910.06%182
137Horton1,6691,764-5.39%149
138Oberlin1,6601,782-6.85%130
139Douglass1,6401,702-3.64%230
140Oswego1,6301,843-11.56%102
141Syracuse1,6241,823-10.92%59
142Elkhart1,6122,210-27.06%117
143Westwood1,6111,5086.83%584
144Colwich1,5831,33019.02%177
145Smith Center1,5621,669-6.41%182
146McConnell AFB1,5321,777-13.79%55
147Belle Plaine1,5281,674-8.72%274
148Meade1,4731,729-14.81%150
149Leoti1,4601,529-4.51%165
150Towanda1,4461,488-2.82%236
151Grandview Plaza1,4241,783-20.13%251
152Hill City1,4161,476-4.07%210
153Arma1,4061,488-5.51%185
154Silver Lake1,3961,441-3.12%372
155Carbondale1,3551,430-5.24%276
156Inman1,3361,385-3.54%259
157Kinsley1,3351,472-9.31%154
158Sublette1,3211,456-9.27%187
159Johnson City1,3171,502-12.32%92
160Chapman1,3121,418-7.48%210
161St. Francis1,3061,322-1.21%227
162Harper1,2831,467-12.54%118
163Yates Center1,2731,419-10.29%72
164Wathena1,2701,361-6.69%81
165Ness City1,2631,466-13.85%129
166Buhler1,2621,334-5.40%264
167Atwood1,2491,1855.40%175
168Osborne1,2441,432-13.13%120
169Stockton1,2171,329-8.43%110
170La Crosse1,2161,345-9.59%175
171Conway Springs1,2161,275-4.63%184
172Valley Falls1,2151,1862.45%257
173Victoria1,2001,216-1.32%298
174Auburn1,1991,224-2.04%257
175Hoxie1,1931,196-0.25%207
176Elwood1,1841,229-3.66%61
177Haven1,1721,250-6.24%225
178St. John1,1661,292-9.75%89
179Lincoln Center1,1531,293-10.83%137
180Pleasanton1,1301,204-6.15%81
181Quinter1,12392321.67%166
182Satanta1,1141,203-7.40%271
183Rossville1,1121,165-4.55%299
184La Cygne1,0971,148-4.44%107
185Peabody1,0891,203-9.48%128
186Erie1,0811,153-6.24%127
187Oskaloosa1,0631,107-3.97%159
188Washington1,0421,133-8.03%160
189Overbrook1,0271,054-2.56%281
190Lyndon1,0251,054-2.75%171
191St. George1,02264458.70%236
192Altamont1,0031,081-7.22%79
193Plains9931,151-13.73%148
194Chetopa9881,118-11.63%110
195Oxford9871,050-6.00%162
196Andale9859345.46%256
197Nickerson9841,064-7.52%113
198Highland9831,018-3.44%279
199Solomon9781,096-10.77%169
200Sedan9661,120-13.75%175
201Caldwell9631,068-9.83%134
202Blue Rapids9571,018-5.99%72
203Montezuma950963-1.35%144
204Troy9421,012-6.92%144
205Riley942964-2.28%289
206Stafford9391,041-9.80%153
207Perry9289260.22%185
208Garden Plain9278499.19%136
209Lake Quivira9219051.77%98
210Burlingame921931-1.07%155
211Kiowa9131,027-11.10%123
212Wakefield900978-7.98%270
213Galva8948722.52%267
214Dighton8901,020-12.75%153
215Cottonwood Falls888902-1.55%210
216Linn Valley8848099.27%45
217Americus871894-2.57%120
218Lebo869938-7.36%135
219Benton869885-1.81%93
220Burrton868902-3.77%146
221McLouth859888-3.27%222
222Mankato832866-3.93%127
223Pomona808843-4.15%152
224Mount Hope803813-1.23%82
225Vassar79953050.75%24
226Downs794913-13.03%106
227Jetmore791868-8.87%28
228Sharon Springs7887445.91%130
229Meriden784814-3.69%155
230Alma778829-6.15%198
231Greensburg774797-2.89%64
232Ashland773860-10.12%68
233Spearville768777-1.16%182
234Enterprise762862-11.60%170
235Bucklin751808-7.05%195
236Tribune749753-0.53%150
237Riverton741929-20.24%49
238Leon731738-0.95%151
239Westmoreland728768-5.21%221
240Eastborough726760-4.47%281
241Whitewater715738-3.12%259
242Wilson710780-8.97%177
243Cherokee706707-0.14%147
244Coldwater700821-14.74%41
245Udall695753-7.70%190
246Frankfort695725-4.14%103
247Canton691748-7.62%207
248Minneola677743-8.88%220
249Scranton676709-4.65%94
250Onaga672701-4.14%153
251Clyde668715-6.57%148
252Mound City664692-4.05%86
253Haviland662699-5.29%200
254Lecomn6546343.15%56
255Deerfield652704-7.39%202
256Pretty Prairie641672-4.61%166
257Hanover634683-7.17%158
258Waterville630681-7.49%191
259Howard628684-8.19%135
260Weir626683-8.35%98
261Ozawkie624647-3.55%313
262Hoyt616661-6.81%196
263Nortonville614637-3.61%212
264Madison610696-12.36%155
265Maple Hill602619-2.75%370
266Bennington600662-9.37%213
267St. Paul597629-5.09%76
268White City595617-3.57%71
269Marquette591648-8.80%183
270Franklin59037557.33%51
271Claflin589645-8.68%269
272Chicopee56540838.48%27
273Attica545624-12.66%128
274Centralia5395164.46%179
275LeRoy534562-4.98%97
276Waverly533593-10.12%108
277Olpe531546-2.75%113
278Macksville530548-3.28%79
279Winchester528550-4.00%225
280Logan528588-10.20%52
281Little River528552-4.35%202
282La Harpe526571-7.88%98
283Mulberry5235190.77%166
284Effingham520551-5.63%125
285Burden520537-3.17%150
286Bentley515530-2.83%253
287Eskridge509532-4.32%147
288Goessel503540-6.85%198
289Fowler501594-15.66%158
290Moran498562-11.39%177
291Clifton495553-10.49%181
292Cedar Vale492576-14.58%97
293Miltonvale491535-8.22%96
294Gas487557-12.57%101
295Milford479541-11.46%125
296Linwood47138522.34%118
297Thayer470495-5.05%93
298Strong City469484-3.10%128
299Argonia461509-9.43%98
300Glasco459497-7.65%206
301Richmond448463-3.24%193
302Wilroads Gardens446609-26.77%29
303Protection445513-13.26%72
304Chase444479-7.31%238
305Kanopolis442494-10.53%56
306Arlington441478-7.74%53
307Scammon438480-8.75%104
308Potwin437453-3.53%278
309Kensington435474-8.23%193
310Norwich432490-11.84%160
311Bird City432445-2.92%28
312Florence431473-8.88%83
313Cunningham428474-9.70%137
314Alta Vista424444-4.50%181
315Greeley County unified government balance423437-3.20%
316Leonardville421451-6.65%215
317Kismet419461-9.11%265
318McCune4164081.96%195
319Colony4164101.46%128
320Cawker City415466-10.94%61
321Jewell414432-4.17%150
322Lewis410454-9.69%194
323Assaria410418-1.91%262
324Parkerfield407422-3.55%66
325Holyrood407449-9.35%141
326Axtell407408-0.25%116
327Glen Elder405442-8.37%139
328Edna392439-10.71%148
329Gypsum391406-3.69%156
330Lucas385398-3.27%94
331Williamsburg383402-4.73%77
332Westwood Hills3833606.39%893
333Quenemo379387-2.07%127
334Linn376409-8.07%165
335Dearing375418-10.29%37
336New Strawn374392-4.59%70
337Wetmore3723671.36%143
338Hartford371374-0.80%140
339Melvern370386-4.15%155
340Almena370408-9.31%91
341Mound Valley368406-9.36%85
342Altoona367412-10.92%102
343Turon365387-5.68%122
344Lowell34928323.32%165
345South Haven344364-5.49%51
346Mayetta344361-4.71%304
347Scandia336365-7.95%106
348Moline335369-9.21%149
349Gorham333343-2.92%207
350Rolla326443-26.41%130
351Longton324346-6.36%41
352Hope323364-11.26%124
353Bucyrus32219366.84%24
354Gridley320340-5.88%111
355Delphos320361-11.36%80
356Hillsdale31122935.81%30
357The Highlands310328-5.49%45
358Arcadia309310-0.32%109
359Bronson305317-3.79%102
360Greeley300302-0.66%130
361Greenleaf299330-9.39%99
362Brewster298306-2.61%172
363Moscow293319-8.15%254
364Natoma289334-13.47%102
365Elk City288323-10.84%127
366Copeland287313-8.31%183
367Bazine282333-15.32%94
368Tescott281319-11.91%109
369Lancaster279297-6.06%209
370Ingalls279301-7.31%164
371Dexter274278-1.44%147
372Uniontown2722710.37%192
373Everest272283-3.89%163
374Jamestown269286-5.94%137
375Princeton265278-4.68%114
376Prescott2642630.38%138
377Courtland264285-7.37%146
378Dwight263273-3.66%109
379Sylvan Grove260296-12.16%101
380Parker260274-5.11%138
381Neosho Rapids260264-1.52%77
382Geneseo259268-3.36%66
383Blue Mound258274-5.84%60
384Otis256284-9.86%122
385McFarland2562560.00%215
386Easton2562550.39%263
387Toronto255283-9.89%105
388Palco255282-9.57%142
389Bushton255282-9.57%167
390Ransom252294-14.29%107
391Brookville251264-4.92%65
392Fontana2472316.93%44
393Fairview246260-5.38%102
394Harveyville244246-0.81%285
395Grainfield244273-10.62%79
396Hamilton240269-10.78%114
397Walton237238-0.42%98
398Mullinville237254-6.69%55
399Agra237266-10.90%142
400Partridge236248-4.84%113
401Louisville23319022.63%70
402Bison231256-9.77%130
403Elbing230233-1.29%199
404Severy229256-10.55%70
405Grinnell228258-11.63%69
406Walnut2272270.00%23
407Rexford227235-3.40%129
408Pawnee Rock227253-10.28%120
409Wakarusa226260-13.08%7
410Lenora226250-9.60%70
411Reading225232-3.02%157
412Morrill225237-5.06%169
413Robinson223237-5.91%140
414Healy223234-4.70%10
415Paxico221225-1.78%227
416Lane221225-1.78%144
417Olsburg216222-2.70%174
418Ford216217-0.46%76
419Burns211226-6.64%91
420Selden209214-2.34%103
421Burdett205248-17.34%117
422Sylvia203214-5.14%105
423Schoenchen203207-1.93%243
424Grantville20118011.67%15
425Buffalo201231-12.99%94
426Baileyville20118111.05%7
427Smolan198218-9.17%267
428Lebanon198217-8.76%92
429Belvue198205-3.41%240
430Hanston195216-9.72%108
431Morganville194196-1.02%85
432Grenola194215-9.77%62
433Tyro193218-11.47%55
434Munjor193213-9.39%12
435Lincolnville191203-5.91%127
436Mission Woods1891786.18%317
437Beattie189200-5.50%123
438Tin185209-11.48%109
439Milton18415518.71%6
440Rantoul182184-1.09%185
441Luray182190-4.21%82
442Emmett182191-4.71%139
443Offerle181200-9.50%98
444Yoder179194-7.73%10
445Whiting179187-4.28%26
446Detroit17811456.14%77
447Ramona177187-5.35%91
448Ensign177193-8.29%91
449Dorrance175186-5.91%77
450Atlanta175193-9.33%55
451McCracken174193-9.84%26
452Denison173187-7.49%230
453Geuda Springs172187-8.02%76
454Delia172181-4.97%223
455Allen170177-3.95%92
456West Mineral169184-8.15%75
457White Cloud168176-4.55%35
458Fort Dodge1681651.82%137
459Lehigh167177-5.65%77
460Corning1661650.61%90
461Muscotah165175-5.71%74
462Westphalia164165-0.61%123
463Bern164165-0.61%86
464Burr Oak163173-5.78%30
465Woodbine161169-4.73%151
466McDonald1611581.90%109
467Havensville16113519.26%165
468Albert160175-8.57%101
469Ada16010060.00%9
470Circleville159170-6.47%94
471Kickapoo Tribal Center158194-18.56%12
472Winona157161-2.48%90
473Rush Center157171-8.19%65
474Garfield157191-17.80%44
475Randolph156164-4.88%93
476Hardtner156171-8.77%84
477Fulton155163-4.91%120
478Manter154172-10.47%95
479Kirwin154171-9.94%25
480Kanorado1541530.65%88
481Iuka150163-7.98%34
482Barnes150162-7.41%131
483Admire150156-3.85%69
484Morland148155-4.52%46
485Summerfield147156-5.77%64
486Wilsey145153-5.23%80
487Morrowville145157-7.64%151
488Fall River145162-10.49%98
489Beverly145159-8.81%108
490Preston144153-5.88%49
491Cuba144155-7.10%74
492Redfield143148-3.38%147
493Sharon142157-9.55%75
494Norcatur140150-6.67%21
495Latham1401390.72%96
496Alden140157-10.83%135
497Denton139148-6.08%142
498Weskan138161-14.29%8
499Bogue138144-4.17%79
500Utica137158-13.29%84

Top 500 Cities in Kansas by Population

Kansas is the 35th most populous state in the United States with a population that is approaching 3 million people. The state has a total of five cities that have populations of more than 100,000 people, with Wichita taking the top spot with a population of over 389,000. Overland Park is next on the list in terms of most populous cities, with a population exceeding 186,000. Kansas City rounds out the top three with a population of 151,306. Topeka, the state’s capital, is the fifth most populous city with just over 127,000 residents.

There is a total of 627 incorporated cities throughout the state of Kansas. These cities are divided across 105 different counties. All incorporated areas are designated as cities, and there are no towns or villages in Kansas. The cities are divided into classes based on its population and/or platted lots. First class cities have populations of at least 15,000, second class cities have populations that fall between 2,000 and 15,000, while third class cities must have at least 300 residents or 300 platted lots with sewer and water lines. Even if population counts change, cities can keep their classification. However, if they decide to un-incorporate, they will have to meet any requirements in terms of population.

Map of Cities in Kansas

Kansas Cities by First Letter

  1. US Census Annual Estimates - 2020 Estimates Calculated via Linear Projection of Previous Estimates

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