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Lebanon, Kansas
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The location of Lebanon

Welcome to Lebanon ...

The city of Lebanon is located in Smith County.

The location of Lebanon has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

When the people of Lebanon refer to themselves (known as a demonym), they frequently use Lebanonian<2>

From the  Census Estimates for 2018, Lebanon has a population of 199 people<3> (see below for details).

Lebanon is 1,840 feet [561 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Lebanon lies within the (785) area code.

The ZIP code for Lebanon: 66952<5>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Lebanon had a population of 218 people (which is 5.66% of the total population of Smith County). This makes Lebanon the county's 3rd most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 218 people, the population of Lebanon decreased 28.05% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 303 people).

Taken from the 2018 Census Estimates, Lebanon had an population of 199 people. This is a decrease of 8.72% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 34.32% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities near Lebanon ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Smith Center   [Map]

Lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<6> to the West (W) of Lebanon

Red Cloud   [Map]

Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the North (N) of Lebanon

Located in Webster County (NE)

Mankato   [Map]

Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the East (E) of Lebanon

Located in Jewell County

Burr Oak   [Map]

Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the East (E) of Lebanon

Located in Jewell County

Gaylord   [Map]

Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Lebanon

Portis   [Map]

Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the South (S) of Lebanon

Located in Osborne County

Esbon   [Map]

Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of Lebanon

Located in Jewell County

Athol   [Map]

Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the West (W) of Lebanon

Harlan   [Map]

Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Lebanon

Pawnee Village   [Map]

Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Lebanon

Located in Webster County (NE)

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Lebanon.

Communities Also Named Lebanon ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Kansas communities named Lebanon: This one is located in Smith County and the other is located in Bourbon County.

Beyond Kansas, there are 55 communities that are also named Lebanon - they are located in Alabama (3), Arizona, Arkansas (2), Colorado, Connecticut (2), Delaware, Florida, Georgia (2), Illinois, Indiana, Iowa (2), Kentucky (2), Louisiana, Maine, Mississippi (5), Missouri (2), Nebraska, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York (2), North Carolina, Ohio (2), Oklahoma, Ontario, Oregon, Pennsylvania, South Carolina (4), South Dakota, Tennessee (4), Texas (3), Virginia and Wisconsin.

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

Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Lebanon. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Lebanon. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Lebanon.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Lebanon:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Lebanon ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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Footnotes ...

<1>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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<2>A demonym is the name for a resident of a community which is usually derived from (or is related to) the name of that community. In other words, it's how the residents of Lebanon refer to themselves. It's important to note that there aren't any rules for taking a city's name and turning it into a demonym. A demonym is informal and while the majority of Lebanon may use one name, keep in mind that others may use something different.

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<3>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Lebanon.

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<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Lebanon - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<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 Lebanon). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Lebanon or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

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<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 from Point A (ie- Lebanon) 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 Lebanon. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Lebanon

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Lebanon. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.8102, Longitude: -98.5573     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Lebanon have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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