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    Fort Riley, KS - Housing

    The average price of a home in the Fort Riley-Junction City area is about $124,000. This is lower than the state average of $128,000. Average apartment rent is $1,050 per month. This is all just slightly more than the national home price average.

    Junction City is a city of 23,353 residents in northeastern Kansas, about 30 minutes outside the larger city of Manhattan. Manhattan has the state's 8th largest population, 52,300 people, and is one of the more major cities around. Off post housing is more readily available in both of these cities but can also be found in the much smaller communities of Abilene, Chapman, Enterprise, and Milford.

    A typical commute in the Junction City region is about 15 minutes. Manhattan is a college town, home to Kansas State University, and has been ranked by Forbes as one of the best small communities for businesses. Needless to say, although Kansas may not be the most bustling place, there is plenty going on in the Fort Riley area. For more details, check out the links in the info toolbar on the left-hand side of this page.