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Welcome to Morland ...

The city of Morland is located in Graham County<1>.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Morland has a population of 145 people<3> (see below for details).

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

The city of Morland was previously named Fremont.

Morland is 2,300 feet [701 m] above sea level.<4> In other words, the elevation of Morland is about ½ mile above sea level.

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

Morland is located in the (785) area code.

The ZIP code for Morland: 67650<5>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Morland had an population of 145 people. This is a decrease of 5.84% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 11.59% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Morland had a population of 154 people (or 5.93% of the total population of Graham County). This makes Morland the county's 2nd most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 154 people, the population of Morland decreased 6.1% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 164 people).

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

Communities near Morland ...

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

  • Hill City (12 miles [19.3 km] to the east)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hill City
    • Hill City lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<6> to the east of Morland and is located in Graham County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,354 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hill City have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hill City
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hill City<7>
  • Hoxie (19 miles [30.6 km] to the west)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hoxie
    • Hoxie lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the west of Morland and is located in Sheridan County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,191 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hoxie have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Former name for Hoxie:
    • Kenneth
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hoxie
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hoxie<7>
  • Lenora (18 miles [29 km] to the north)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lenora
    • Lenora lies 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the north of Morland and is located in Norton County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 229 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lenora have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lenora
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lenora<7>
  • Studley (4 miles [6.4 km] to the west)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Studley
    • Studley lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<6> to the west of Morland and is located in Sheridan County
    • Former name for Studley:
    • Skelton
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  • Penokee (5 miles [8 km] to the east)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Penokee
    • Penokee lies 5 miles [8 km]<6> to the east of Morland and is located in Graham County
    • Former name for Penokee:
    • Gettysburg
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  • Saint Peter (11 miles [17.7 km] to the south)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Saint Peter
    • Saint Peter lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<6> to the south of Morland and is located in Graham County
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Saint Peter have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Former name for Saint Peter:
    • Hoganville
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  • Allison (18 miles [29 km] to the northwest) - Historic
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Allison
    • Allison was located 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the northwest of Morland and is located in Decatur County
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Allison have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Former name for Allison:
    • Toiyabe
  • Roscoe (18 miles [29 km] to the northeast)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Roscoe
    • Roscoe lies 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the northeast of Morland and is located in Graham County
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Roscoe
  • Bogue (20 miles [32.2 km] to the east)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bogue
    • Bogue lies 20 miles [32.2 km]<6> to the east of Morland and is located in Graham County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 131 people
    • Bogue has also been known as:
    • Wildhorse
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bogue
  • Collyer (21 miles [33.8 km] to the south)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Collyer
    • Collyer lies 21 miles [33.8 km]<6> to the south of Morland and is located in Trego County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 98 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Collyer have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Collyer

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

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

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Morland. Our list includes 5 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Morland.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Morland ...

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

Adding Morland to Our Gazetteer ...

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

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

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

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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 Graham, 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 Morland.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Morland - 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 Morland). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Morland 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' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Morland) 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 Morland. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from MorlandOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Morland. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.3490, Longitude: -100.0743       In this case, the coordinates for Morland 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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