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Welcome to Courtland ...

The city of Courtland is located in Republic County<1>.

The location of Courtland has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Courtland has a population of 260 people<3> (see below for details).

We don't have a date for the establishment of Courtland.

Courtland is 1,500 feet [457 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

The telephone area code for Courtland: (785)

The ZIP code for Courtland: 66939<5>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Courtland had an population of 260 people. This is a decrease of 8.77% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 22.16% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Courtland had a population of 285 people (or 5.72% of the total population of Republic County). This makes Courtland the county's 3rd most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 285 people, the population of Courtland decreased 14.67% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 334 people).

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

Communities Also Named Courtland ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 12 communities that are also named Courtland - they are located in Alabama, Arizona, California, Florida, Illinois, Indiana, Minnesota, Mississippi, Ontario, Tennessee, Texas and Virginia.

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

Communities near Courtland ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Courtland.

  • Concordia [Cloud County]
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    • Concordia [Cloud County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the southeast of Courtland
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,906 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Concordia have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Concordia
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Concordia<7>
  • Belleville [Republic County]
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    • Belleville [Republic County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<6> to the east of Courtland
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,841 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Belleville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Belleville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Belleville<7>
  • Superior [Nuckolls County]
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    • Superior [Nuckolls County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the northwest of Courtland
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,805 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Superior have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Superior
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Superior<7>
  • Mankato [Jewell County]
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    • Mankato [Jewell County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<6> to the west of Courtland
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 804 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mankato have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Former name for Mankato:
    • Jewell Center
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mankato<7>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Jewell [Jewell County]
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      • Jewell [Jewell County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<6> to the southwest of Courtland
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 396 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Jewell have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Jewell
    • Scandia [Republic County]
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      • Scandia [Republic County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<6> to the east of Courtland
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 335 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Scandia have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Former name for Scandia:
      • New Scandinavia
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Scandia<7>
    • Jamestown [Cloud County]
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      • Jamestown [Cloud County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<6> to the south of Courtland
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 258 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Jamestown have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Jamestown
    • Hardy [Nuckolls County]
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      • Hardy [Nuckolls County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<6> to the north of Courtland
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 146 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hardy
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hardy<7>
    • Republic [Republic County]
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      • Republic [Republic County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<6> to the north of Courtland
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 106 people
      • Former name for Republic:
      • Gomeria
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    • Formoso [Jewell County]
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      • Formoso [Jewell County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<6> to the west of Courtland
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 86 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Formoso have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Formoso

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 Courtland. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Courtland.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Courtland. 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 Courtland.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Courtland. Our list includes 6 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Courtland.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Courtland ...

Looking for more information about Courtland? 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 Courtland, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Courtland.

Adding Courtland to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Courtland in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.

In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Courtland was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

We also found Courtland on a map titled Rand McNally Map of Kansas (1911).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Courtland on our Genealogy Page.

Other Roadside Stops ...

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Kansas' counties, including Republic, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.
<3>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Courtland.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Courtland - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>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 Courtland). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Courtland or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<6>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Courtland) to Point B.If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Courtland. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from CourtlandOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Courtland. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.7831, Longitude: -97.8962       In this case, the coordinates for Courtland have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<7>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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