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Welcome to Hutchinson ...

The city of Hutchinson is located in Reno County<1> and is the County Seat for Reno County.

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Hutchinson has a population of 40,366 people<2> (see below for details).

Hutchinson was established in 1872.

The community of Hutchinson is 1,530 feet [466 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

The area code for Hutchinson: (620)

The ZIP codes for Hutchinson: 67501-67502, 67504<4>

Websites for Hutchinson ...

Official Website:   www.ci.hutchinson.ks.us/

Chamber of Commerce:   www.hutchchamber.com/

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Hutchinson had an population of 40,366 people. This is a decrease of 4.07% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 1.03% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Hutchinson had a population of 42,080 people (which is 65.23% of the total population of Reno County). This makes Hutchinson the county's most populous community.

The population of Hutchinson represents 1.47% of the total population of Kansas (which has 2,853,118 people), making it the state's 11th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 42,080 people, the population of Hutchinson increased 3.17% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 40,787 people).

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

Communities Also Named Hutchinson ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 15 communities that are also named Hutchinson - they are located in Arkansas, Colorado, Michigan, Minnesota, Nebraska, New Jersey, North Carolina, Ohio, Oregon, Pennsylvania (2), Virginia (2) and West Virginia (2).

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

Communities near Hutchinson ...

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

  • Sterling [Rice County]
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    • Sterling [Rice County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the northwest of Hutchinson
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,176 people
    • Former name for Sterling:
    • Peace
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sterling
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Sterling<6>
  • Inman [McPherson County]
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    • Inman [McPherson County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the northeast of Hutchinson
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,324 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Inman have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Former name for Inman:
    • Superior
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Inman
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Inman<6>
  • Buhler [Reno County]
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    • Buhler [Reno County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the northeast of Hutchinson
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,269 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Buhler have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Former name for Buhler:
    • Hamburg
    • Buhler has also been known as:
    • Tulip Town
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Buhler
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Buhler<6>
  • Haven [Reno County]
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    • Haven [Reno County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the southeast of Hutchinson
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,184 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Haven have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Haven
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Haven<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Nickerson [Reno County]
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      • Nickerson [Reno County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the northwest of Hutchinson
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 982 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Nickerson have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Nickerson
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Nickerson<6>
    • Burrton [Harvey County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Burrton
      • Burrton [Harvey County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the east of Hutchinson
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 854 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Burrton
    • Mount Hope [Sedgwick County]
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      • Mount Hope [Sedgwick County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the southeast of Hutchinson
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 806 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mount Hope have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mount Hope
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mount Hope<6>
    • Arlington [Reno County]
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      • Arlington [Reno County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the southwest of Hutchinson
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 445 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Arlington have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Arlington
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Arlington<6>
    • Partridge [Reno County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Partridge
      • Partridge [Reno County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the southwest of Hutchinson
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 242 people
      • Former name for Partridge:
      • Reno Center
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Partridge
    • Abbyville [Reno County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Abbyville
      • Abbyville [Reno County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the southwest of Hutchinson
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 86 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Abbyville have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Abbyville

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

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

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Hutchinson. Our list includes 61 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Hutchinson.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Hutchinson ...

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

Adding Hutchinson to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Hutchinson 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 Hutchinson was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

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

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Communities in Kansas

About Reno County

About Kansas

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Hutchinson: www.ci.hutchinson.ks.us/

The official website for Reno County: www.rngov.reno.ks.us/

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 Reno, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Hutchinson.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Hutchinson - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>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 Hutchinson). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Hutchinson or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

Our list of ZIP Codes for Hutchinson includes: 67501 & 67502.
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Hutchinson) to Point B.If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Hutchinson. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from HutchinsonOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Hutchinson. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.0650, Longitude: -97.9220    
<6>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<7>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.






















 

 

 

 

 


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