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Welcome to Centralia ...
The city of Centralia is located in Nemaha County.
The location of Centralia has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>
When the people of Centralia refer to themselves (known as a demonym), they frequently use Centralian<2>
From the Census Estimates for 2017, Centralia has a population of 514 people<3> (see below for details).
Centralia is 1,290 feet [393 m] above sea level.<4>.
Time Zone: Centralia lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
Centralia is located in the (785) area code.
The ZIP code for Centralia: 66415<5>
Population Details ...
At the time of the 2010 Census, Centralia had a population of 512 people (or 5.03% of the total population of Nemaha County). This makes Centralia the county's 3rd most populous community.
The population of Centralia represents 0.02% of the total population of Kansas (which has 2,853,118 people), making it the state's 289th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 512 people, the population of Centralia decreased 4.12% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 534 people).
Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Centralia had an population of 514 people. This is an increase of 0.39% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 3.75% since the 2000 Census).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Centralia.
Communities near Centralia ...
A sample of nearby communities can be found below.
Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Centralia and not the distance if you drove.<6>.
To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Centralia.
Communities Also Named Centralia ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Kansas communities named Centralia: This one is located in Nemaha County and the other is located in Cherokee County.
Beyond Kansas, there are 16 communities that are also named Centralia - they are located in California, Florida (2), Illinois, Iowa, Missouri, New York, Oklahoma, Ontario, Pennsylvania, Texas, Virginia, Washington, West Virginia and Wisconsin.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Centralia.
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 Centralia:
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Centralia ...
Looking for more information about Centralia? 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 Centralia, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Centralia.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
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This page was last modified: 18 Dec 2018