10 Largest Cities in Kansas

The largest city in Kansas is Wichita with a population of 388,771. Detroit is the fastest growing city in Kansas over the past 10 years, having grown since 2010.
Rank Name 2020 Pop 2010 Census Change Density (km²)
1Wichita388,771382,7261.58%929
2Overland Park196,636174,04112.98%1,010
3Kansas City153,600145,8835.29%475
4Olathe142,841126,24913.14%895
5Topeka125,092127,913-2.21%786
6Lawrence99,49688,06812.98%1,125
7Shawnee66,21562,3166.26%609
8Lenexa56,36648,28916.73%639
9Manhattan54,74952,5264.23%1,065
10Salina45,92847,926-4.17%689
11Hutchinson39,94542,194-5.33%627
12Leavenworth36,19235,3732.32%576
13Leawood34,74331,9378.79%888
14Dodge City26,82327,456-2.31%710
15Garden City26,37826,846-1.74%944
16Derby24,75522,5269.90%932
17Emporia24,64124,912-1.09%794
18Prairie Village23,46721,4649.33%1,459
19Gardner22,25919,21615.84%835
20Hays20,61620,5230.45%949
21Pittsburg20,08020,258-0.88%594
22Junction City20,05623,901-16.09%697
23Newton18,36019,143-4.09%489
24Liberal18,26520,553-11.13%617
25Great Bend14,61016,008-8.73%537
26Andover13,69211,82115.83%523
27McPherson13,48513,1352.66%701
28El Dorado12,89513,226-2.50%544
29Ottawa12,33712,639-2.39%483
30Lansing12,09411,2947.08%379
31Winfield11,82112,334-4.16%410
32Arkansas City11,50312,408-7.29%476
33Haysville11,29410,8364.23%938
34Merriam11,09811,0280.63%992
35Atchison10,46810,981-4.67%504
36Parsons9,49510,465-9.27%346
37Augusta9,3609,404-0.47%855
38Mission9,2919,325-0.36%1,344
39Coffeyville9,16610,260-10.66%374
40Chanute8,9769,112-1.49%488
41Bel Aire8,5876,77926.67%490
42Independence8,3489,451-11.67%420
43Bonner Springs7,9107,3427.74%195
44Spring Hill7,8695,44844.44%348
45Fort Scott7,7898,062-3.39%543
46Park City7,7727,3495.76%306
47Wellington7,6968,163-5.72%406
48Valley Center7,2256,8295.80%393
49Fort Riley7,1167,761-8.31%539
50Basehor6,9264,66748.40%374
51Roeland Park6,7086,735-0.40%1,601
52Pratt6,5666,825-3.79%329
53Mulvane6,5206,1446.12%565
54De Soto6,4715,72413.05%224
55Abilene6,2046,850-9.43%503
56Eudora6,1666,1540.19%808
57Tonganoxie5,7725,02014.98%603
58Paola5,7105,6251.51%431
59Ulysses5,4866,151-10.81%665
60Colby5,3055,416-2.05%552
61Iola5,2345,702-8.21%452
62Maize4,8303,48138.75%194
63Wamego4,8144,4079.24%787
64Concordia4,7905,390-11.13%411
65Goddard4,7484,4177.49%374
66Louisburg4,7384,3209.68%375
67Baldwin City4,5714,5231.06%661
68Edwardsville4,5004,3483.50%192
69Goodland4,3744,487-2.52%375
70Russell4,3574,527-3.76%349
71Osawatomie4,2624,440-4.01%313
72Rose Hill3,9853,9371.22%682
73Fairway3,9523,8751.99%1,352
74Baxter Springs3,8904,257-8.62%477
75Clay Center3,8874,349-10.62%472
76Scott City3,7553,835-2.09%546
77Larned3,7064,048-8.45%594
78Hesston3,6903,721-0.83%394
79Beloit3,6863,818-3.46%363
80Hugoton3,6663,940-6.95%680
81Mission Hills3,5503,4802.01%673
82Frontenac3,4003,441-1.19%265
83Lyons3,3413,745-10.79%499
84Lindsborg3,3063,447-4.09%702
85Garnett3,2963,413-3.43%413
86Holton3,2443,321-2.32%468
87Marysville3,2083,301-2.82%271
88Oaklawn-Sunview3,1443,276-4.03%2,262
89Hiawatha3,1203,256-4.18%464
90Columbus3,0323,302-8.18%489
91Ellsworth3,0013,127-4.03%487
92Galena2,8473,100-8.16%239
93Osage City2,8192,938-4.05%346
94Kingman2,8083,177-11.61%313
95Hillsboro2,8082,998-6.34%444
96Norton2,7142,885-5.93%549
97Girard2,6802,782-3.67%443
98St. Marys2,6322,636-0.15%863
99Sabetha2,5822,5570.98%313
100Clearwater2,5332,4901.73%505
101Burlington2,5102,667-5.89%440
102Phillipsburg2,4802,569-3.46%565
103South Hutchinson2,4712,4550.65%336
104Hoisington2,4182,707-10.68%805
105Eureka2,3592,629-10.27%398
106Neodesha2,3162,486-6.84%642
107Fredonia2,2682,472-8.25%361
108Herington2,2642,531-10.55%181
109Lakin2,2432,2350.36%916
110Cimarron2,2032,1870.73%738
111Cheney2,1582,1012.71%359
112Sterling2,1422,344-8.62%462
113Oakley2,1302,0543.70%427
114Cherryvale2,0842,367-11.96%417
115Holcomb2,0742,099-1.19%648
116Seneca2,0662,0023.20%483
117Anthony2,0292,254-9.98%259
118Council Grove2,0152,204-8.58%380
119Kechi1,9961,9203.96%128
120Halstead1,9892,085-4.60%563
121Ellis1,9892,071-3.96%464
122Moundridge1,9361,8693.58%495
123Caney1,9332,207-12.42%552
124Belleville1,8991,973-3.75%358
125Ellinwood1,8912,132-11.30%553
126Minneapolis1,8792,038-7.80%396
127Ogden1,8442,089-11.73%425
128Wellsville1,8171,852-1.89%498
129Plainville1,7971,906-5.72%580
130Oberlin1,7791,782-0.17%360
131Medicine Lodge1,7782,014-11.72%574
132Marion1,7751,927-7.89%256
133Edgerton1,7661,7461.15%93
134Elkhart1,7632,210-20.23%331
135Humboldt1,7431,940-10.15%470
136WaKeeney1,7381,865-6.81%377
137Syracuse1,7371,823-4.72%164
138North Newton1,7201,773-2.99%727
139Horton1,6761,764-4.99%388
140Oswego1,6681,830-8.85%270
141Douglass1,6521,702-2.94%601
142Westwood1,6461,5089.15%1,545
143Sedgwick1,6011,691-5.32%446
144Meade1,5851,729-8.33%418
145Smith Center1,5611,669-6.47%472
146Belle Plaine1,5561,674-7.05%723
147McConnell AFB1,4881,777-16.26%139
148Towanda1,4581,488-2.02%616
149Grandview Plaza1,4411,782-19.14%657
150Leoti1,4391,529-5.89%422
151Arma1,4221,488-4.44%484
152Colwich1,4171,3306.54%410
153Silver Lake1,4001,441-2.85%966
154Carbondale1,3711,430-4.13%724
155Kinsley1,3681,472-7.07%408
156Sublette1,3551,456-6.94%498
157Chapman1,3391,418-5.57%554
158Inman1,3351,385-3.61%669
159Hill City1,3351,476-9.55%514
160St. Francis1,3061,322-1.21%589
161Yates Center1,2981,420-8.59%189
162Wathena1,2951,361-4.85%213
163Harper1,2931,467-11.86%308
164La Crosse1,2671,345-5.80%472
165Buhler1,2661,334-5.10%686
166Ness City1,2641,457-13.25%335
167Osborne1,2631,432-11.80%316
168Stockton1,2501,329-5.94%292
169Johnson City1,2461,501-16.99%225
170Hoxie1,2361,1963.34%555
171Auburn1,2281,2280.00%681
172Conway Springs1,2091,275-5.18%473
173Victoria1,1941,216-1.81%769
174Atwood1,1921,1830.76%433
175St. John1,1901,292-7.89%236
176Elwood1,1851,229-3.58%157
177Pleasanton1,1841,207-1.91%219
178Lincoln Center1,1781,293-8.89%364
179Haven1,1741,250-6.08%584
180Satanta1,1501,203-4.41%726
181Valley Falls1,1291,186-4.81%620
182Rossville1,1241,165-3.52%784
183La Cygne1,1221,148-2.26%284
184Peabody1,0951,203-8.98%334
185Erie1,0871,150-5.48%331
186Quinter1,07991917.41%414
187Oskaloosa1,0591,107-4.34%411
188Plains1,0581,151-8.08%409
189St. George1,04364062.97%624
190Washington1,0241,133-9.62%409
191Altamont1,0241,081-5.27%208
192Overbrook1,0201,056-3.41%724
193Chetopa1,0171,119-9.12%293
194Lyndon1,0141,056-3.98%439
195Solomon1,0111,096-7.76%453
196Oxford1,0091,050-3.90%430
197Sedan9981,117-10.65%469
198Highland9911,018-2.65%728
199Nickerson9851,064-7.42%294
200Caldwell9841,067-7.78%355
201Andale9829345.14%660
202Troy9701,012-4.15%384
203Stafford9581,041-7.97%404
204Montezuma953960-0.73%374
205Blue Rapids9471,018-6.97%184
206Lake Quivira9349043.32%258
207Perry919926-0.76%474
208Wakefield916978-6.34%712
209Kiowa9031,027-12.07%315
210Riley894963-7.17%712
211Linn Valley89380910.38%117
212Garden Plain8928495.06%339
213Burlingame886931-4.83%387
214Riverton881929-5.17%152
215Americus879894-1.68%313
216Cottonwood Falls878902-2.66%538
217Lebo876938-6.61%353
218Galva871872-0.11%674
219Dighton8671,030-15.83%386
220Benton865881-1.82%239
221McLouth848888-4.50%568
222Jetmore834868-3.92%76
223Burrton832902-7.76%362
224Pomona829843-1.66%405
225Vassar82253055.09%65
226Downs806906-11.04%278
227Mankato793866-8.43%314
228Spearville7877781.16%484
229Mount Hope786813-3.32%207
230Enterprise786862-8.82%453
231Greensburg785797-1.51%169
232Meriden784814-3.69%400
233Sharon Springs7787444.57%333
234Bucklin765808-5.32%513
235Alma765829-7.72%505
236Westmoreland747774-3.49%586
237Wilson740780-5.13%477
238Leon728738-1.36%388
239Eastborough725760-4.61%726
240Ashland723860-15.93%165
241Whitewater719738-2.57%676
242Cherokee7137051.13%384
243Deerfield7127041.14%572
244Canton695748-7.09%540
245Udall694753-7.84%492
246Tribune694753-7.84%361
247Frankfort693725-4.41%266
248Coldwater693820-15.49%104
249Onaga692701-1.28%407
250Scranton686709-3.24%246
251Mound City686694-1.15%229
252Haviland681699-2.58%534
253Chicopee67340864.95%82
254Minneola648743-12.79%545
255Hoyt638661-3.48%525
256Pretty Prairie637672-5.21%427
257Lecomn6356340.16%140
258Weir633683-7.32%256
259Waterville629681-7.64%494
260Clyde628715-12.17%361
261Ozawkie625647-3.40%813
262Madison625699-10.59%411
263Hanover625683-8.49%403
264Nortonville611637-4.08%547
265Bennington610662-7.85%560
266Howard608684-11.11%338
267Marquette599648-7.56%480
268Maple Hill598619-3.39%952
269St. Paul595629-5.41%197
270Claflin586647-9.43%694
271White City557617-9.72%173
272Macksville544548-0.73%210
273Attica543623-12.84%331
274Logan542588-7.82%139
275Fowler536594-9.76%437
276Olpe535546-2.01%294
277Waverly531593-10.46%280
278Winchester530551-3.81%586
279Mulberry5225190.58%428
280LeRoy521562-7.30%244
281Centralia5215160.97%449
282Effingham517551-6.17%322
283Burden517537-3.72%386
284La Harpe516571-9.63%248
285Bentley514530-3.02%654
286Little River512552-7.25%507
287Moran508562-9.61%468
288Cedar Vale505576-12.33%259
289Franklin49937533.07%113
290Eskridge495532-6.95%369
291Goessel493540-8.70%503
292Gas493557-11.49%264
293Clifton489553-11.57%462
294Argonia472509-7.27%260
295Miltonvale467535-12.71%237
296Milford467541-13.68%315
297Strong City466484-3.72%328
298Richmond4644630.22%518
299Kanopolis463494-6.28%152
300Thayer462495-6.67%237
301Arlington443478-7.32%139
302Cunningham440474-7.17%364
303Bird City440445-1.12%75
304Scammon439480-8.54%270
305Glen Elder439442-0.68%389
306Cawker City439466-5.79%168
307Potwin436453-3.75%717
308Protection435512-15.04%181
309Kensington435474-8.23%501
310Glasco435497-12.47%507
311Norwich434490-11.43%417
312Wilroads Gardens432609-29.06%74
313Florence432473-8.67%215
314Holyrood424449-5.57%381
315Leonardville418451-7.32%552
316Lewis417454-8.15%512
317Chase416479-13.15%578
318McCune4144081.47%503
319Parkerfield413422-2.13%175
320Assaria413418-1.20%683
321Colony4124100.49%329
322Bucyrus412193113.47%80
323Alta Vista412444-7.21%456
324Kismet411461-10.85%673
325Axtell4094080.25%302
326Edna404440-8.18%396
327Williamsburg401402-0.25%210
328Linwood3993843.91%258
329Westwood Hills3923608.89%2,369
330Jewell392432-9.26%368
331Greeley County unified government balance385436-11.70%
332Lucas383396-3.28%243
333Gypsum383406-5.67%395
334Altoona382412-7.28%276
335Melvern380386-1.55%412
336Dearing376427-11.94%96
337Quenemo375387-3.10%326
338Linn373409-8.80%425
339Hartford372374-0.53%363
340Mound Valley371406-8.62%223
341Almena371408-9.07%237
342New Strawn369392-5.87%180
343Lowell36828330.04%452
344Turon366387-5.43%318
345Wetmore362367-1.36%362
346Mayetta350361-3.05%800
347Scandia349365-4.38%286
348Rolla349443-21.22%362
349South Haven345364-5.22%133
350Hope334365-8.49%332
351Gorham334343-2.62%539
352Delphos326361-9.70%212
353Moline325369-11.92%374
354Gridley318340-6.47%287
355Bronson311317-1.89%269
356Arcadia308310-0.65%283
357Longton306346-11.56%101
358Hillsdale30522933.19%77
359Greeley3023020.00%339
360Greenleaf297330-10.00%253
361Moscow295320-7.81%662
362Copeland294313-6.07%487
363Natoma291334-12.87%266
364Tescott290319-9.09%290
365Elk City286326-12.27%327
366Lancaster284297-4.38%550
367Bazine284333-14.71%244
368Ingalls283301-5.98%430
369Brewster282306-7.84%421
370Everest275283-2.83%427
371Princeton273278-1.80%304
372Prescott2712633.04%367
373Courtland271285-4.91%389
374Blue Mound271274-1.09%164
375Parker269277-2.89%370
376Dexter269278-3.24%374
377Baileyville26918148.62%26
378Sylvan Grove268296-9.46%269
379Otis265284-6.69%327
380Uniontown264271-2.58%484
381Palco264282-6.38%380
382Neosho Rapids260264-1.52%199
383Easton2602551.96%691
384Wakarusa257260-1.15%20
385Toronto257283-9.19%273
386Ransom252294-14.29%277
387Brookville250264-5.30%168
388Agra248271-8.49%384
389Geneseo247268-7.84%163
390Dwight247273-9.52%264
391Jamestown246286-13.99%324
392Fairview246260-5.38%263
393Mullinville244254-3.94%147
394Harveyville243246-1.22%736
395Partridge242248-2.42%301
396McFarland241256-5.86%524
397Hamilton241267-9.74%298
398Bushton240282-14.89%406
399Bison239256-6.64%348
400Fontana2382313.03%109
401Grainfield237273-13.19%198
402Morrill232237-2.11%451
403Severy230251-8.37%181
404Louisville23019021.05%178
405Lane2282251.33%384
406Walton227238-4.62%244
407Reading227232-2.16%411
408Lenora227250-9.20%182
409Walnut226227-0.44%59
410Grinnell225258-12.79%177
411Rexford224235-4.68%331
412Robinson223237-5.91%362
413Pawnee Rock223252-11.51%305
414Selden2212143.27%281
415Olsburg220222-0.90%459
416Burdett220248-11.29%327
417Munjor2172131.88%36
418Elbing216233-7.30%485
419Buffalo215232-7.33%261
420Ford213217-1.84%194
421Paxico208225-7.56%554
422Burns206226-8.85%231
423Schoenchen203207-1.93%630
424Healy203234-13.25%23
425Sylvia202214-5.61%270
426Smolan202223-9.42%705
427Hanston200208-3.85%287
428Tin196209-6.22%300
429Lebanon195217-10.14%233
430Mission Woods1931788.43%839
431Yoder192194-1.03%27
432Rantoul1921844.35%505
433Lincolnville192203-5.42%330
434Grenola189215-12.09%157
435Belvue189200-5.50%594
436Tyro188222-15.32%140
437Emmett188191-1.57%372
438Offerle187200-6.50%263
439Grantville1861803.33%37
440Whiting185187-1.07%71
441Beattie185200-7.50%311
442Morganville184196-6.12%210
443Atlanta181193-6.22%146
444Ramona180187-3.74%239
445McCracken179191-6.28%69
446Dorrance179186-3.76%204
447Delia178181-1.66%598
448Geuda Springs177187-5.35%202
449Denison177187-5.35%608
450Luray176190-7.37%205
451Ensign176187-5.88%233
452Fort Dodge1721654.24%363
453Allen172177-2.82%240
454Garfield171191-10.47%123
455West Mineral170184-7.61%195
456Muscotah169175-3.43%196
457Milton1691559.03%15
458Lehigh168177-5.08%201
459Bern164166-1.20%223
460Albert164175-6.29%269
461Woodbine163169-3.55%396
462Winona1631611.24%242
463Westphalia163165-1.21%317
464Corning163165-1.21%228
465White Cloud162176-7.95%86
466Circleville162170-4.71%247
467Rush Center161171-5.85%172
468Iuka160163-1.84%94
469Havensville16013518.52%426
470Kirwin158171-7.60%67
471Fulton158163-3.07%317
472Burr Oak153173-11.56%72
473Admire153156-1.92%183
474Norcatur1521501.33%59
475McDonald152158-3.80%268
476Hardtner152171-11.11%213
477Kanorado150153-1.96%222
478Randolph148164-9.76%228
479Preston148153-3.27%131
480Cuba147155-5.16%197
481Barnes147161-8.70%334
482Beverly146159-8.18%283
483Manter144172-16.28%229
484Kickapoo Tribal Center144194-25.77%29
485Fall River144162-11.11%253
486Home143160-10.62%14
487Sharon141157-10.19%194
488Rozel141156-9.62%283
489Morland141155-9.03%114
490Denton141148-4.73%374
491Weskan140161-13.04%20
492Summerfield140156-10.26%157
493Morrowville140157-10.83%377
494Redfield139148-6.08%371
495Ada13910039.00%21
496Utica138158-12.66%218
497Netawaka138143-3.50%55
498Neosho Falls137141-2.84%104
499Latham137139-1.44%244
500Detroit13511418.42%152

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

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