Manhattan, KS Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 17,707 housing units in Manhattan. This represents a 13.8% growth from 15,558 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 17,695 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 12 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Manhattan is about 43.2%. Manhattan's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 4.1%. Average household size is 2.3 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Manhattan were built after 1972.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type4.30%
One Bedroom17.50%
Two Bedrooms30.40%
Three Bedrooms27.10%
Four Bedrooms16.40%
Five Bedrooms or more4.30%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.58
Median year structure was built1972
Median Value of occupied units$96,900
Median Price asked for vacant units$65,000

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.09
Median year structure was built1973
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$347

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0.20%
Second Mortgage7.40%
Home Equity Loan6.10%
Simple Mortgage56.60%
Debt Free29.80%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs15.9%