WHAT YOU SHOULD KNOW BEFORE YOU MOVE TO KANSAS
HISTORY & CULTURE
Welcome to the American heartland. Kansas is nicknamed the Sunflower State, but is also referred to by other nicknames like Wheat State and Jayhawk State.
THERE'S NO PLACE LIKE HOME
Kansas is popularly known as the setting for “The Wizard of Oz”. The land here is flat as a pancake, with a few exceptions such as the Smoky mountains and Flint hills.
There are 230 sunny days in a year here! It is very windy in Kansas - Dodge City is the windiest city in the entire US. Kansas is also prone to unpredictable weather changes.
When it comes to updating your driver’s license, all you need to do is present your out-of-state license along with other documents. You can take care of this at any local DMV.
Kansas homes are very affordable - average list price is $201,198 with median sales at just above $59,044. For more info, you should visit the Kansas Association of Realtors.
MOVING & STORAGE
One of the secrets to successful relocation is working with a reputable company. Before your move to Kansas, be sure to check with the US DOT or the FMSCA to make sure your mover is legitimate.
54 Fun Things to Do in Kansas
There are so many cool, hidden, and unusual things to do in Kansas, but we only had room for 54! Check out this article by Atlas Obscura for some fun things to do.
2018 Best Places to Live in Kansas
Explore the best towns and cities to live in Kansas based on factors such as crime, public schools, cost of living, job opportunities, and local amenities.
Tallgrass Prairie National Preserve
Trails here wind through scenic vistas, prairie grasses, wildflowers and rugged terrain. Take guided tours of an 1881 ranch house, as well as bus tours of the preserve, May-October.