Manhattan Apartments for Rent(show city information)
Looking for a place near Topeka? Try taking a bite out of “The Little Apple!”
Manhattan, Kansas is located an hour west of Topeka near the junction of the Kansas River and the Big Blue River. This college town is home to Kansas State University and enjoys a young population and a funky vibe. It is also eight miles from the US Army’s Fort Riley Military Reservation.
The Kansas State University Wildcats provide exciting sports events, performing arts, and the annual Country Stampede Music Festival, the largest music festival in Kansas. The university also offers the Marianna Kistler Beach Museum of Art and the Kansas State University Gardens.
Aggieville, a large shopping and retail center, is located next to the university. Historic Downtown Manhattan features over 250 shops and businesses and one of the oldest farmers’ markets in Kansas.
For outdoor recreation, enjoy Tuttle Creek State Park, featuring 16,000 acres of fishing and hunting around Tuttle Creek Lake. Or, hike through the endangered grasslands at the Konza Prairie Biological Station. Manhattan’s Sunset Zoo is a popular weekend destination. Or improve your swing at Colbert Hills Golf Course.
From coffee houses to sandwich shops and from fine dining to dance clubs, there’s always something to do in Manhattan.