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Welcome to Idana ...

Idana is located in Clay County<1>.

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

Idana is 1,250 feet [381 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Idana is located in the (785) area code.

Communities near Idana ...

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

  • Clay Center
  • Wakefield
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    • Wakefield lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the southeast of Idana.
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 920 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wakefield have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wakefield
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Wakefield<5>
  • Clyde
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    • Clyde lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the northwest of Idana.
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 647 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Clyde have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Former name for Clyde:
    • Elk Creek
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Clyde<5>
  • Clifton
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    • Clifton lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the north of Idana.
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 506 people
    • Clifton has also been known as:
    • West Clifton
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Clifton<5>
  • Miltonvale
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    • Miltonvale lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the west of Idana.
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 480 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Miltonvale have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Miltonvale
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Miltonvale<5>
  • Morganville
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    • Morganville lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the northeast of Idana.
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 190 people
    • Former name for Morganville:
    • Della
    • Morganville has also been known as:
    • Morgantown
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  • Green
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    • Green lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the east of Idana.
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 119 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Green have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Green
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Green<5>
  • Manchester
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    • Manchester lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the south of Idana.
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 95 people
    • Former name for Manchester:
    • Keystone
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  • Longford
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    • Longford lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the south of Idana.
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 73 people
    • Longford has also been known as:
    • Longford Station
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Longford<5>
  • Aurora
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    • Aurora lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the northwest of Idana.
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 55 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Aurora have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Former name for Aurora:
    • Saint Peter
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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 Idana. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Idana.

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

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Idana. See our Newspapers Page for Idana.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Idana ...

Looking for more information about Idana? 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.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Idana, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Idana.

Adding Idana to Our Gazetteer ...

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

The earliest source that we've referenced which mentioned Idana was the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

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

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Idana.

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

The official website for Clay County: www.claycountyks.org/

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 Clay, 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>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Idana - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Idana) 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 Idana. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from IdanaOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Idana. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.3575, Longitude: -97.2642       In this case, the coordinates for Idana have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<5>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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