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Arkansas City, Kansas
Welcome to Arkansas City ...
The city of Arkansas City is located in Cowley County.
The location of Arkansas City has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>
When the people of Arkansas City refer to themselves (known as a demonym), they frequently use Arkansas Citian<2>
From the Census Estimates for 2017, Arkansas City has a population of 11,866 people<3> (see below for details).
The origin (or the toponymy) of Arkansas City: Named after the Arkansas River.
Arkansas City is 1,080 feet [329 m] above sea level.<4>.
Time Zone: Arkansas City lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
Arkansas City lies within the (620) area code.
The ZIP code for Arkansas City: 67005<5>
Population Details ...
At the time of the 2010 Census, Arkansas City had a population of 12,415 people (or 34.19% of the total population of Cowley County). This makes Arkansas City the county's most populous community.
The population of Arkansas City represents 0.44% of the total population of Kansas (which has 2,853,118 people), making it the state's 29th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 12,415 people, the population of Arkansas City increased 3.78% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 11,963 people).
Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Arkansas City had an population of 11,866 people. This is a decrease of 4.42% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 0.81% since the 2000 Census).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Arkansas City.
Communities near Arkansas City ...
A sample of nearby communities can be found below.
Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Arkansas City and not the distance if you are driving.<6>.
To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Arkansas City.
Communities Also Named Arkansas City ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 2 communities that are also named Arkansas City - they are located in Arkansas and Texas.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Arkansas City.
See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Arkansas City:
Websites for Arkansas City ...
Official Website: www.arkcity.org/
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Arkansas City ...
Looking for more information about Arkansas City? 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.
In addition to the Tourism page for Arkansas City, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Arkansas City.
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The official website for Arkansas City: www.arkcity.org/
The official website for Cowley County: www.cowleycounty.org/
The official website for State of Kansas: https://portal.kansas.gov/
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This page was last modified: 17 Jan 2019