First-Class Cities

Overland Park has the lowest mill levy rate of any first class city in Kansas for 2018 budget.

 

Rank City 2017 Population Mill Levy Rate Difference from OP
1 Overland Park 188,966 13.565 0.000
2 Leawood 34,565 24.517 10.952
3 Olathe 135,473 24.700 11.135
4 Salina 47,336 26.129 12.564
5 Shawnee 65,194 26.614 13.049
6 Leavenworth 36,154 29.526 15.961
7 Prairie Village* 21,805 31.071 17.506
8 Lenexa 52,903 31.832 18.267
9 Garden City 26,747 32.436 18.871
10 Wichita 389,902 32.667 19.102
11 Lawrence 95,358 33.279 19.714
12 Topeka 126,808 39.920 26.355
13 Kansas City 151,709 40.003 26.438
14 Emporia 24,816 42.575 29.010
15 Hutchinson 41,310 44.123 30.558
16 Coffeyville 9,539 46.974 33.409
17 Junction City 24,180 48.095 34.530
18 Fort Scott 7,773 48.195 34.630
19 Manhattan 54,983 48.357 34.792
20 Dodge City 27,453 48.755 35.190
21 Pittsburg 20,366 51.467 37.902
22 Liberal 20,350 51.795 38.230
23 Atchison 10,679 53.959 40.394
24 Parsons 9,906 54.714 41.149
25 Newton 19,105 60.326 46.761

*Includes fire service levy of 11.760 mills

Source: League of Kansas Municipalities