Community Profile


Andover has been one of the fastest growing cities in the State of Kansas for the last 10 years. The population of the City has grown from 6,698 in 2000 to 12,745 today.


The Andover Schools are one of the best districts in the state. All buildings have numerous Standards of Excellence awards and all schools meet or exceed state minimum standards for student performance.


A new 115,000 square foot full service YMCA facility is opened in the City. This includes an outdoor aquatic park and child care facility.


Andover is home to a full-service, state of the art, private general hospital with a full-range of services including an emergency room.


Andover residents have an estimated median household income of $77,500 (2012) and a median age of resident of 33.2 years.

The city limits of Andover and Wichita are contiguous. Thus Andover residents enjoy a small city lifestyle with the amenities of a large city right next door.

Housing stock in Andover ranges from apartments, starter homes in the $110,000 price range, to custom made homes with prices ranging from $5-10 million. Currently housing starts in Andover are mostly for homes in the $175,000 to $450,000 price range.

ISO Fire Rating

In 2016 the ISO fire rating for the City of Andover was upgraded to the excellent score of three!

Quality of Life

Andover residents, due to an excellent school system, exceptional city and community services, and its proximity to Wichita, enjoy the highest quality of life of any resident in South Central Kansas.

Comprehensive Annual Financial Report

View the City of Andover 2015 Comprehensive Annual Financial Report (CAFR).