A Gazetteer for the United States and Canada
Welcome to Kansas ...
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Kansas has a population of 211 people<2> (see below for details).
Kansas is 480 feet [146 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: Kansas lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
The area code for Kansas: (205)
The ZIP code for Kansas: 35573<4>
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Kansas had an population of 211 people. This is a decrease of 6.64% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 18.85% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Kansas had a population of 226 people. This makes Kansas the county's 9th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 226 people, the population of Kansas decreased 13.08% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 260 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Kansas.
Adding Kansas to Our Gazetteer ...
As we work on our Gazetteer, we occasionally find mention of a community that is new to us. When we find such a community, we add it to our Gazetteer with the hope of adding more information in the future.
We originally found mention of Kansas in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.
In addition, we also found mention of Kansas elsewhere: The earliest book where we found it mentioned was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Kansas on our Genealogy Page.
Communities Also Named Kansas ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 10 communities that are also named Kansas - they are located in Arkansas, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Ohio, Oklahoma, Tennessee (2) and Vermont.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Kansas.
Communities near Kansas ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Kansas.
To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Kansas. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Kansas.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Kansas. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Kansas.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Kansas. See our Newspapers Page for Kansas.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Kansas ...
Looking for more information about Kansas? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.
While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Kansas, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Kansas.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Kansas. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
The official website for Walker County: www.walkercounty.com/
The official website for State of Alabama: https://www.alabama.gov/
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This page was last modified: 24 Feb 2021