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Dodge City, Kansas
Welcome to Dodge City ...
When the people of Dodge City refer to themselves (known as a demonym), they frequently use Dodge Citian<1>
From the Census Estimates for 2017, Dodge City has a population of 27,720 people<2> (see below for details).
The origin (or the toponymy) of Dodge City: Named for Colonel Richard I. Dodge.
Dodge City is 2,560 feet [780 m] above sea level.<3> In other words, the altitude of Dodge City is about ½ mile above sea level.
Time Zone: Dodge City lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
The area code for Dodge City: (620)
The ZIP code for Dodge City: 67801<4>
Population Details ...
At the time of the 2010 Census, Dodge City had a population of 27,340 people (which is 80.77% of the total population of Ford County). This makes Dodge City the county's most populous community.
The population of Dodge City represents 0.96% of the total population of Kansas (which has 2,853,118 people), making it the state's 14th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 27,340 people, the population of Dodge City increased 8.6% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 25,176 people).
Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Dodge City had an population of 27,720 people. This is an increase of 1.39% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 10.1% since the 2000 Census).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Dodge City.
Communities near Dodge City ...
A sample of nearby communities can be found below.
Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if you are going to drive.<5>.
To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Dodge City.
Communities Also Named Dodge City ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 6 communities that are also named Dodge City - they are located in Alabama, Arkansas, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri and Texas.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Dodge 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 Dodge City:
Websites for Dodge City ...
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Dodge City ...
Looking for more information about Dodge 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 Dodge City, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Dodge City.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
The official website for Dodge City: www.dodgecity.org/
The official website for Ford County: www.fordcounty.net/
The official website for State of Kansas: https://portal.kansas.gov/
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This page was last modified: 17 Jan 2019