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Welcome to Axtell ...

The city of Axtell is located in Marshall County.

From the  Census Estimates for 2016, Axtell has a population of 400 people<1> (see below for details).

Axtell is 1,340 feet [408 m] above sea level.<2>.

Time Zone: Axtell lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time

Axtell lies within the (785) area code.

The ZIP code for Axtell: 66403<3>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Axtell had a population of 406 people. This makes Axtell the county's 5th most populous community.

The population of Axtell represents 0.01% of the total population of Kansas (which has 2,853,118 people), making it the state's 323rd most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 406 people, the population of Axtell decreased 8.76% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 445 people).

Taken from the 2016 Census Estimates, Axtell had an population of 400 people. This is a decrease of 1.48% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 10.11% since the 2000 Census).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Axtell.

Communities near Axtell ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Axtell and not the distance if you are going to drive it.<4>.

Community   2016
Population
DirectionDistance
Beattie   [Map]   193   W   8 miles [12.9 km]
Bern   [Map]   166   NE   16 miles [25.7 km]
Centralia   [Map]   511   SE   12 miles [19.3 km]
Corning   [Map]   157   SE   19 miles [30.6 km]
Frankfort   [Map]   692   SW   14 miles [22.5 km]
Seneca   [Map]   2,048   E   10 miles [16.1 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Axtell.

Communities Also Named Axtell ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 8 communities that are also named Axtell - they are located in Kentucky, Missouri, Nebraska, North Carolina, Oregon, Texas, Utah and Virginia.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Axtell.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Axtell. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Axtell. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Axtell. Our list includes 4 papers.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Axtell:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Axtell ...

Looking for more information about Axtell? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

Looking for more information about Axtell? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Axtell, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Tourism Map for Axtell.

Search for Local Businesses ...

People are finding Google's 'Search-by-Location' to be a useful tool when planning visits to this area. We have prepared the following searches to help you find businesses, travel and vacation activities that are in (or close to) Axtell. It's likely that the search results won't include all of the businesses that are in this area, but the results should give you a good foundation for further searches.

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Business Owners: To appear in the above search results, your business will need to be listed with the Google Places service. Please use the below link to learn about and register for the free service.

If you find an error or if your business wasn't included in the results, please contact Google to register your business or report an error. We simply link to 'Search-by-Location' and have no control over their results. Only a registered owner/operator can add their business or correct mistakes - we can not do it for you.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Axtell. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for State of Kansas: www.kansas.gov/



Footnotes ...

<1>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Axtell.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Axtell - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a city (such as Axtell). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Axtell or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

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<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance beginning in Axtell. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Axtell) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Axtell. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Axtell

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Axtell. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.8709, Longitude: -96.2570     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Axtell have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<5>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Axtell.



 
 
 

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